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1. Cover image for 'Living Labor'
Fiction, Film, and Precarious Work
Joseph B. Entin
Examines new narratives about work and workers in the age of transnational migration and precarious labor
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Web Open Access Forthcoming
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Yosano Akiko and the Invention of Romantic Love
Leith Morton
Explores romantic love in modern Japanese literature through the work of the leading poet in the Myōjō circle
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "How Dark Is My Flower"
3. Cover image for 'The Three Treasures'
A Revised and Illustrated Study and Translation of Minamoto No Tamenori's Sanboe
Edward Kamens and Ethan Bushelle
An updated, augmented, and illustrated study and translation of this landmark collection of Buddhist tales
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Three Treasures"
4. Cover image for 'Latinx Shakespeares'
Staging U.S. Intracultural Theater
Carla Della Gatta
Investigates more than 140 Latinx-themed productions or adaptations of Shakespeare in the United States
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Latinx Shakespeares"
5. Cover image for 'Queer Subjects in Modern Japanese Literature'
Male Love, Intimacy, and Erotics, 1886 – 2014
Stephen D. Miller, Editor
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Queer Subjects in Modern Japanese Literature"
6. Cover image for 'Minor Salvage'
The Korean War and Korean American Life Writings
Stephen Hong Sohn
Explores the forgotten archives and life writings of Korean War refugees
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Minor Salvage"
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Contesting Class in Popular American Theater and Literature, 1835-75
Michael D’Alessandro
How popular culture helped to create class in nineteenth-century America
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Staged Readings"
8. Cover image for 'Yosano Akiko and The Tale of Genji'
Revised Edition
Volume: 28
G. G. Rowley
A major contribution to the study of an important Japanese woman writer and a masterwork of reader reception studies
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Web Open Access Forthcoming
9. Cover image for 'Going to the Tigers'
Essays and Exhortations
Robert Cohen
The art of fiction, uncaged
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Going to the Tigers"
10. Cover image for 'Tales of Dionysus'
The Dionysiaca of Nonnus of Panopolis
Edited by William Levitan and Stanley Lombardo

The first English verse translation of the Dionysiaca of Nonnus of Panopolis

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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Tales of Dionysus"
11. Cover image for 'Working Time'
Essays on Poetry, Culture, and Travel
Jane Miller
Essays that explore literature, art, and contemporary culture and their connections to time and place
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Working Time"
12. Cover image for 'A Beat Beyond'
The Selected Prose of Major Jackson
Edited by Amor Kohli
Foregrounding the possibilities of human song
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "A Beat Beyond"
13. Cover image for 'From the Valley of Bronze Camels'
A Primer, Some Lectures, & A Boondoggle on Poetry
Jane Miller

“What makes art ‘modern’ and what does ‘urgent’ mean now?”

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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "From the Valley of Bronze Camels"
14. Cover image for 'Owning Performance | Performing Ownership'
Literary Property and the Eighteenth-Century British Stage
Jane Wessel
How playwrights, actors, and theater managers vied for control over the performance of popular plays after the passage of England’s first copyright law
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Owning Performance | Performing Ownership"
15. Cover image for 'Peony Pavilion Onstage'
Four Centuries in the Career of a Chinese Drama
Volume: 88
Catherine C. Swatek
One of the few full-length English-language studies of Chinese drama and the only one to focus on the pivotal Kun opera Peony Pavilion
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Peony Pavilion Onstage"
16. Cover image for 'Song-Poems from Xanadu'
Volume: 64
J. I. Crump
Translated poems providing a survey of ch’ü poetry
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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Song-Poems from Xanadu"
17. Cover image for 'Winged Words'
The Life and Work of Poet H.D.
Donna Krolik Hollenberg

A fresh look at the life and work of modernist poet H.D.

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Ebook Forthcoming View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Winged Words"
18. Cover image for 'Collecting Lives'
Critical Data Narrative as Modernist Aesthetic in Early Twentieth-Century US Literatures
Elizabeth Rodrigues
How a group of modernist writers used their training as empiricists to create a data-driven aesthetic
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Web 2022 Open Access Available Read Online
19. Cover image for 'The Medieval Postcolonial Jew, In and Out of Time'
Miriamne Ara Krummel
Confronts the fraught temporal dissonances that are written into the structure of sacred Jewish and Christian time
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Ebook Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Medieval Postcolonial Jew, In and Out of Time"
20. Cover image for 'Being Human during COVID'
Kristin Ann Hass, Editor
What the humanities can teach us about COVID-19
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Web 2021 Open Access Available Read Online
21. Cover image for 'Diaphanous Bodies'
Ability, Disability, and Modernist Irish Literature
Jeremy Colangelo

Analyzing the invisible abled body through the work of Joyce, Beckett, Egerton, and Bowen

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Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Diaphanous Bodies"
22. Cover image for 'The Lines Between the Lines'
How Stage Directions Affect Embodiment
Bess Rowen
The first full length study focused on how stage directions function and why they matter to the reading and performance of play scripts.
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Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Lines Between the Lines"
23. Cover image for 'The Right to Difference'
Interculturality and Human Rights in Contemporary German Literature
Nicole Coleman
Develops a theory of intercultural literature to reconcile diversity with traditional notions of German identity
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Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Right to Difference"
24. Cover image for 'The Philosophy of Parochialism'
Originally published as Filosofija Palanke
Radomir Konstantinovic, Edited and with an Introduction by Branislav Jakovljevic, Translation by Ljiljana Nikolic and Branislav Jakovljevic
For the first time in English, Konstantinovic’s classic text on the sources of totalitarianism, intolerance, and racism
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Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Philosophy of Parochialism"
25. Cover image for 'Touching the Unreachable'
Writing, Skinship, Modern Japan
Volume: 91
Fusako Innami

How can one construct relationality with the other through the skin, when touch is inevitably mediated by memories of previous contact, accumulated sensations, and interstitial space?

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Ebook 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Touching the Unreachable"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

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