Books

Vengeance of the Victim: History and Symbol in Giorgio Bassani’s Fiction Vengeance of the Victim History and Symbol in Giorgio Bassani’s Fiction Marilyn Schneider 1986 Fall
Verbal Art, Verbal Sign, Verbal Time Verbal Art, Verbal Sign, Verbal Time Roman Jakobson Krystyna Pomorska and Stephen Rudy, Editors 1985 Spring
Verdi’s Aida: The History of an Opera in Letters and Documents Verdi’s Aida The History of an Opera in Letters and Documents None None
Vermillion Editions Limited: A History and Catalogue, 1977–1992 Vermillion Editions Limited A History and Catalogue, 1977–1992 Dennis Michael Jon, Editor 2006 Fall
Captures the spirit of the Minneapolis art scene in its heyday
Victorian Afterlife: Postmodern Culture Rewrites the Nineteenth Century Victorian Afterlife Postmodern Culture Rewrites the Nineteenth Century John Kucich and Dianne F. Sadoff, Editors 2000 Fall
A foundational look at contemporary uses of the Victorian and the presence of the past in postmodern culture.
Victorian Critics of Democracy: Carlyle, Ruskin, Arnold, Stephen, Maine, Lecky Victorian Critics of Democracy Carlyle, Ruskin, Arnold, Stephen, Maine, Lecky Benjamin E. Lippincott None None
Victorian Vogue: British Novels on Screen Victorian Vogue British Novels on Screen Dianne F. Sadoff 2009 Fall
How British fiction on film arouses and allays contemporary fears about society
Views on the Mississippi: The Photographs of Henry Peter Bosse Views on the Mississippi The Photographs of Henry Peter Bosse Mark Neuzil 2002 Fall
The first comprehensive collection of photographs by the foremost nineteenth-century photographer of the Mississippi River-now in paperback!
Vikings across the Atlantic: Emigration and the Building of a Greater Norway, 1860–1945 Vikings across the Atlantic Emigration and the Building of a Greater Norway, 1860–1945 Daron W. Olson 2012 Fall
The making of a Greater Norway, in which both the homeland and its emigrants belong
Vikings in the Attic: In Search of Nordic America Vikings in the Attic In Search of Nordic America Eric Dregni 2014 Fall
Who are these rather odd Scandinavians in our midst?
Vilém Flusser: An Introduction Vilém Flusser An Introduction Anke Finger, Rainer Guldin and Gustavo Bernardo 2011 Spring
The first introduction to a key thinker in twentieth-century media philosophy and cultural theory
Viral Cultures: Activist Archiving in the Age of AIDS Viral Cultures Activist Archiving in the Age of AIDS Marika Cifor 2022 Spring
Delves deep into the archives that keep the history and work of AIDS activism alive
Virality: Contagion Theory in the Age of Networks Virality Contagion Theory in the Age of Networks Tony D. Sampson 2012 Fall
A new theory of viral relationality beyond the biological
Virtual Modernism: Writing and Technology in the Progressive Era Virtual Modernism Writing and Technology in the Progressive Era Katherine Biers 2013 Fall
A fascinating analysis of the relationship between modernist writers and the popular culture they so often claimed to reject
Virtue, Fortune, and Faith: A Genealogy of Finance Virtue, Fortune, and Faith A Genealogy of Finance Marieke de Goede 2005 Spring
A revealing examination of the frequently misunderstood history of contemporary financial markets
Virtue Hoarders: The Case against the Professional Managerial Class Virtue Hoarders The Case against the Professional Managerial Class Catherine Liu 2021 Spring
A denunciation of the credentialed elite class that serves capitalism while insisting on its own progressive heroism
Visibility Interrupted: Rural Queer Life and the Politics of Unbecoming Visibility Interrupted Rural Queer Life and the Politics of Unbecoming Carly Thomsen 2021 Fall
A questioning of the belief in the power of LGBTQ visibility through the lives of queer women in the rural Midwest
Visible Nations: Latin American Cinema and Video Visible Nations Latin American Cinema and Video Chon A. Noriega, Editor 2000 Spring
Rewrites Latin American film from the perspective of nationhood.
Visions of Excess: Selected Writings, 1927-1939 Visions of Excess Selected Writings, 1927-1939 Georges Bataille Allan Stoekl, Editor 1985 Spring
Challenges the notion of a “closed economy” predicated on utility, production, and rational consumption, and develops an alternative theory that takes into account the human tendency to lose, destroy, and waste.
Vital Forms: Biological Art, Architecture, and the Dependencies of Life Vital Forms Biological Art, Architecture, and the Dependencies of Life Jennifer Johung 2019 Fall
Shows how the intersection of biotech, art, and architecture are transforming the world we live in