b'44 CRITICAL INSIGHTS: THEMESLiteratureBEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! The American ThrillerEssays examine the American thriller, a genre in which ordinary heroes are faced with an enemy set on destroying them or something they treasure. This volume discusses spy, techno, legal, LITERATURE BEST SELLER! BEST SELLER! American Writers in Exile psychological suspense, medical, sci-fi, military, true crime, and action-adventure thrillers to explore cultural and historical contexts as well as key texts in the genre.March 2014 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-220-2 | Library Price: $105For many American writers, living abroad has been a necessary task to finding the freedom, identity, and perspective that the United States has failed to offer. Writers profiled and analyzed in this volume include Henry James, Ezra Pound, James Baldwin, Richard Wright, and members of the Lost Generation such as Ernest Hemingway, Gertrude Stein, and T.S. Eliot. CRITICAL INSIGHTS: THEMESDecember 2015 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-517-3 | Library Price: $105Censored & Banned LiteratureA rich resource for a variety of scholars, students and professionals. Library JournalTop 75 Community College Resources CHOICE, October 2019Censored & Banned Literature examines the wide range of important literary texts that have been subjected to censorship, either at the time of their first publication, later in their history, or both. This volume discusses The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Catcher in the Rye, and Beloved, among many others. March 2019 | Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-028-0 | Library Price: $105Civil Rights Literature, Past & PresentI highly recommend this volume for all libraries. ARBAAmerican civil rights literature has largely been associated with speeches, letters, and nonfiction works produced by African American activists of the 1950s and 60s. This volume not only examines key works of the African American civil rights debate past and present, it also explores issues of gender equality and sexual orientation integral to contemporary civil rights studies. Coming of Age February 2017 | Print ISBN: 978-1-68217-268-1 | Library Price: $105Coming of age has been one of the great themes of literature for over two thousand years. From the maturation of Telemachus in The Odyssey to the stunted adolescence of Holden Caulfield in The Catcher in the Rye, it has spanned eras, countries, and cultures. It is the theme of every young persons life, and a time that many adults look back on as one of the most formative periods of their lives.September 2012 | Print ISBN: 978-1-4298-3731-6 | Library Price: $105Conspiracies RECENTTop 75 Community College ResourcesCHOICE, November 2020Conspiraciesand the secrecy, plotting and unlawfulness that accompany themhave played a prominent role in human interaction and are featured in literature from the Bible to Shakespeare to Dan Browns Da Vinci Code. This volume explores touchstone moments in conspiracy fiction and delves into the socio-political aspects of conspiracies while examining them at the heart of some of the most beloved canonical literature in the English language.March 2020 | Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-373-1 | Library Price: $105RECENTContemporary Canadian FictionThis volume brings together the important themes, struggles, and questions prevalent in Canadian literature through the scope of a modern-day lens. Personal fulfillment, multicultural communities, obligations to the common good, and the individual versus society, nature, and him/herself are amongst the ideas explored.November 2014 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-415-2 | Library Price: $105Contemporary Immigrant Short FictionAn excellent foundation for understanding. ARBAThe life of an immigrant living in America is a difficult one as immigrants often find themselves struggling with their families, their sense of identity, and the balance between past and present cultures. Essays in this volume review and analyze contemporary short stories by such authors as Junot Diaz, Sui Sin Far, William Saroyan, Isaac Bashevis, Jhumpa Lahiri, Edwidge Danticat, Yi-yun Li, Ernesto Quionez, and Ha Jin.November 2015 | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-832-7 | Library Price: $105 FREE eBooks are also available - visit www.salempress.com for more information All Critical Insights titles come with free online access Online AccessFREEGET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com'