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Niki de Saint Phalle in the 1960s

Jill Dawsey and Michelle White; With contributions by Amelia Jones, Kyla McDonald, Ariana Reines, and Alena J. Williams

This volume is a focused look at two bodies of work, the Tirs (“shooting paintings”) and Nanas (“dames”), in the experimental 1960s practice of the French-American artist Niki de Saint Phalle (1930–2002). Alongside a...

September 21, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

Hell Hath No Fury

Gender, Disability, and the Invention of Damned Bodies in Early Christian Literature

Meghan R. Henning

In this pioneering study, Meghan Henning illuminates how the resurrected bodies that populate hell in early Christian literature—largely those of women, enslaved persons, and individuals with disabilities—are punished after death in...

September 21, 2021, Hardcover, $65.00

The Art of Dramaturgy

Anne Cattaneo

Anne Cattaneo was among the first Americans to fill the role of dramaturg, one of theater’s best kept secrets. Using detailed stories from her lifetime of work with theater artists such as Tom Stoppard, Wendy Wasserstein, Robert...

September 21, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $45.00

The War of Words

A Glossary of Globalization

Harold James

Nationalism, conservatism, liberalism, socialism, and capitalism are among the most fiercely debated ideas in contemporary politics. Since these concepts hark back to the nineteenth century, much of their nuanced meaning has been lost...

September 21, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

Art in the First Cities of Iran and Central Asia

The Sarikhani Collection

Agnes Benoit

This richly illustrated book explores the art of ancient Iran and Central Asia between the 5th and 2nd millenniums BC, a time that proved to be one of the region’s most prolific periods. Over this period, the first cities arise,...

September 21, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

American Democratic Socialism

History, Politics, Religion, and Theory

Gary Dorrien

September 14, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

Borges and the Literary Marketplace

How Editorial Practices Shaped Cosmopolitan Reading

Nora C. Benedict

September 14, 2021, Hardcover, $35.00

Of Solids and Surds

Notes for Noël Sturgeon, Marilyn Hacker, Josh Lukin, Mia Wolff, Bill Stribling, and Bob White

Samuel R. Delany

Science fiction dwells mostly in the realm of possibility, where mysteries proliferate nevertheless, meaning is never static, and “time and history have convinced us that things are not as they seem.” So too does all language, argues...

September 14, 2021, Hardcover, $18.00


The Women Who Made Imperial Rome

Guy de la Bédoyère

A captivating popular history that shines a light on the notorious Julio-Claudian women who forged an empire? Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero—these are the names history associates with the...

September 14, 2021, Paper, $20.00

Here in Our Auschwitz and Other Stories

Tadeusz Borowski; Translated from the Polish by Madeline G. Levine; Foreword by Timothy Snyder

In 1943, the twenty-year-old Polish poet and journalist Tadeusz Borowski was arrested and deported to Auschwitz as a political prisoner. What he experienced in the camp left him convinced that no one who survived Auschwitz...

September 14, 2021, Hardcover, $28.00