By Aurélie BLOT,Alexis PICHARD
By Bernhard Nordh
Bernhard Nordh fullföljer här sin trilogi om nybyggare och fjällbor i Vilhelminatrakten.
By Mary Clarity
___ They comprise his event as a deckhand on a brand new York Harbor tugboat.
___ As a cadet on the US service provider Marine Academy at Kings element, new york, Mike visited over 60 overseas ports. It used to be rather an event for a 19 12 months previous. in this time he skilled many rights of passage.
___ the ultimate part follows Mike's occupation within the US army from ensign to captain. It highlights his carrier aboard five military ships in addition to a journey in Viet Nam and embassy responsibility in Norway.
By B. J. Moore-Gilbert
First released in 1986, this publication units Kipling firmly within the ancient context not just of latest India yet of earlier Anglo-Indian writers approximately India. regardless of his enthusiastic reception in England as ‘revealer of the East’, in India he turns out to were considered as only one extra Anglo-Indian author. the writer demonstrates the traditionalism of Kipling’s use of the topics of Anglo-Indian fiction – subject matters akin to the ‘White Man’s grave’, family instability, frustration and loneliness. specifically, Kipling is proven to be writing in a strongly conservative idiom, focusing on the position of the British hierarchy because the selecting consider a reaction to India, on British lack of confidence and fears of a repeat of the 1857 mutiny, and concerning Indian associations simply in as far as they represented a hazard to British rule. Conservative opinions of liberalism also are mentioned.
By L. Lehnen
By Janine Marchessault
By Malin Pereira
By Shawn M. Weeks
By Keith Gandal
Developing a huge cultural context for the Nineties curiosity within the negative, Gandal additionally bargains shut, groundbreaking research of 2 of the period's an important texts. Jacob Riis's How the opposite part Lives (1890), Gandal files how Riis's use of ethnographic and mental information challenged conventional moralist money owed and helped to invent a fantastic form of documentation that also frames our strategy in addition to our suggestions to city difficulties. Stephen Crane's Maggie: a lady of the Streets (1893) driven ethnographic and mental research even farther, representing a human interiority situated round self-image in preference to personality and exploring not just assorted customs yet a greatly varied ethics in New York's Bowery--what we might name this day a "culture of poverty." Gandal in the meantime demonstrates how either Riis's cutting edge "touristic" procedure and Crane's "bohemianism" bespeak a romanticization of slum lifestyles and an rising middle-class unease with its personal values and virility.
With framing dialogue that relates slum representations of the Nineties to these of this day, and that includes a brand new account of the innovative period reaction to slum lifestyles, The Virtues of the Vicious makes clean, provocative interpreting for Americanists and people drawn to the Eighteen Nineties, problems with city illustration and reform, and the historical past of latest York City.
By Julie Maroh,F. Zicchiero
Il primo sguardo tra due persone destinate a innamorarsi può essere un evento sconvolgente: una scossa destinata a scuotere le fondamenta di una vita altrimenti banale, un’esplosione di colore che dona luce a un mondo altrimenti grigio. È quello che accade a Clémentine, 15 anni, in un pomeriggio qualsiasi, quando una macchia di azzurro si fa strada verso di lei tra l. a. folla: una testa dai capelli tinti di blu, due occhi della stessa tonalità che in keeping with i mesi a venire invaderanno, notte dopo notte, ogni suo sogno. Eppure, quella di Clémentine non è solo una storia d’amore.
È una storia di vergogna, di negazione, di rabbia, di insicurezza: perché il nome della sua ossessione è Emma, e in un mondo intriso di pregiudizi vivere apertamente los angeles propria omosessualità può provocare fratture emotive insanabili, e deviare in line with sempre il corso di un’esistenza.
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