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Documentary based on "Pink Ribbons, Inc." to show at Toronto International Film Festival
The documentary "Pink Ribbons, Inc." by Quebec filmmaker Lea Pool is based on UMP's book of the same name by Samantha King.
H-Net reviews The Reification of Desire
Queering Reification: A Look at Kevin Floyd's The Reification of Desire, published on H-Net Reviews's H-Histsex, August 2011.
Kathy Rudy's LOVING ANIMALS in the New Yorker
The New Yorker looks at the long relationship between human and dog, with commentary on Kathy Rudy's Loving Animals.
Learning Curve: Making students feel like criminals
Author Kathleen Nolan (Police in the Hallways): Police in schools can make it feel like prison .
Sons of Norway Blog: Nordic Heritage Inspires Author
Interview with Eric Dregni (VIKINGS IN THE ATTIC)
POV/PBS excerpts from The Opposite of Cold in connection with documentary "Steam of Life"
POV/PBS documentary STEAM OF LIFE debuts Aug. 3rd. In connection with this documentary, POV/PBS has excerpted text and photos from THE OPPOSITE OF COLD by Michael Nordskog, with photograph by Aaron Hautala.
MPR: Poet Robert Bly looks forward and back
MPR interview with Robert Bly mentions our new book ROBERT BLY IN THIS WORLD.
Ian Bogost: Why Debates About Video Games Aren't Really About Video Games
Ian Bogost, author of HOW TO DO THINGS WITH VIDEOGAMES, writes a guest editorial in Kotaku.
Tony Roshan Samara: A New Form of Apartheid Taking Hold in Cape Town
George Mason University interviews author Tony Roshan Samara is interviewed about his new book, Cape Town After Apartheid.
The Reading Life: Los Angeles Times reviews Out of the Vinyl Deeps
L.A. Times review of Out of the Vinyl Deeps: Ellen Willis on Rock Music
2011 International Latino Book Awards: Carmen Lomas Garza
The 2011 International Latino Book Awards has named Carmen Lomas Garza, an A Ver series book by Constance Cortez, its first place winner in the Best Arts Book (English) category.
India Microfinance Business News reviews Microfinance and Its Discontents
India Microfinance Business News reviews Microfinance and Its Discontents by Lamia Karim.
Salon: The anti-gay bullying problem is bigger than Bachmann (with commentary by Stuart Biegel)
Author Stuart Biegel weighs in on anti-gay prejudice and more specifically, the problem of bullying in Minnesota's Anoka-Hennepin school district.
residentialarchitect Magazine reviews The Invisible Element of Place
residentialarchitect, a magazine of The American Institute of Architects, reviews The Invisible Element of Place: The Architecture of David Salmela, by Thomas Fisher.
Reflections on Nhi T. Lieu's The American Dream in Vietnamese
VIETLUU.COM: An anti-colonial examination of all things political, reviews Nhi T. Lieu's The American Dream in Vietnamese.
KMSU Weekly Reader interviews chef Jenny Breen
Chef Jenny Breen discusses her new cookbook, Cooking up the Good Life: Creative Recipes for the Family Table, which she co-authored with writer Susan Thurston. The cookbook is organized by season to emphasize cooking healthy meals with local ingredients. In this interview Jenny suggests some kid-friendly recipes, explains why you shouldn't peel carrots, and illuminates how her path to chefdom was launched by her first high school job: working at McDonald's.
Space Cool Hunting: remixthebook feature
Mark Amerika – Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. - is the author of two novels: The Kafka Chronicles and Sexual Blood, the first Avant-Pop Manifesto and books such as Meta/Data: A Digital Poetics and 29 Inches. He has completely redefined the Concept of Literature and Media_Art because according to him the Net not only promotes a more direct and interactive Author_Reader relation but stimulates the Creation of Radical Artists network that were relegated to the editorial industry microcosms before.
The Reading Life: Ellen Willis' vinyl deeps
Review of Ellen Willis's Out of the Vinyl Deeps in the Los Angeles Times.
Fractured Politics Interview: Ian Bogost
Interview with Ian Bogost, author of How to Do Things with Videogames, in Fractured Politics.
Not Even Past: Sister Arts
Not Even Past reviews Lisa Moore's SISTER ARTS.