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Product Description: How do we make sense of debt? What does it mean to live in a world of debt—whether you are a college student in the US, a struggling farmer in India, a homeowner, or a country? WSQ investigates what happens when debt overwhelms moral obligations, de-moralizing both debtor and creditor...read more
By Meena Alexander (editor) and Rosalind Petchesky (editor)

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9781558618541 | Feminist Pr, June 24, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: How do we make sense of debt?

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9780810152397 | Triquarterly Books, September 30, 2013, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Poetics of Dislocation sets the work of contemporary American poetry within the streams of migration that have made the nation what it is in the twenty-first century. There are few poets better qualified to muse on that context than Meena Alexander, who spent her life studying at prestigious institutions around the globe before settling in the United States to work on her acclaimed body of poetry...read more

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9780472070763 | Univ of Michigan Pr, December 8, 2009, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Poetics of Dislocation sets the work of contemporary American poetry within the streams of migration that have made the nation what it is in the twenty-first century.

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9780472050765 | Univ of Michigan Pr, December 8, 2009, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A prominent poet brings the experience of the world to her struggles to find her place in America, and explores what the many cultures in this country mean for poets practicing their craft

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Product Description: Recipient, 2008 Guggenheim FellowshipWith her strong voice and precise language, Meena Alexander has crafted this visceral, worldly collection of poems. The experience she brings to the reader is sensual in many senses of the word, as she invokes bright colors, sounds, smells, and feelings...read more

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9780810124509 | Triquarterly Books, January 9, 2008, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Recipient, 2008 Guggenheim FellowshipWith her strong voice and precise language, Meena Alexander has crafted this visceral, worldly collection of poems.

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9780810124516 | Triquarterly Books, January 9, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Recipient, 2008 Guggenheim FellowshipWith her strong voice and precise language, Meena Alexander has crafted this visceral, worldly collection of poems.

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A definitive compilation of poetry reflecting the diverse cultures and history of the Indian subcontinent ranges from the two-thousand-year-old Kama Sutra to the works of poets from modern-day India and the Indian diaspora, including poems by such notables as Mahadeviyakka, Rabindranath Tagore, and Vikram Seth. 10,000 first printing.
By Meena Alexander (editor)

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9781400042258 | Everymans Library, January 18, 2005, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A definitive compilation of poetry reflecting the diverse cultures and history of the Indian subcontinent ranges from the two-thousand-year-old Kama Sutra to the works of poets from modern-day India and the Indian diaspora, including poems by such notables as Mahadeviyakka, Rabindranath Tagore, and Vikram Seth.

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Product Description: A deeply moving collection from a poet who crosses bordersNew York City poet Meena Alexander was born in Allahabad, India and divided her childhood between India and the Sudan. From her cross-cultural perspective, Alexander writes with moving intensity of post-September 11 events as she evokes violence and civil strife, love, despair, and a hard-won hope...read more

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9780810151567 | Triquarterly Books, August 5, 2004, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: A deeply moving collection from a poet who crosses bordersNew York City poet Meena Alexander was born in Allahabad, India and divided her childhood between India and the Sudan.

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9780810151581 | Triquarterly Books, September 30, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A deeply moving collection from a poet who crosses bordersNew York City poet Meena Alexander was born in Allahabad, India and divided her childhood between India and the Sudan.

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Product Description: Passionate, fierce, and lyrical, Meena Alexander’s memoir traces her evolution as a postcolonial writer from a privileged childhood in India to a turbulent adolescence in the Sudan and then to England and New York City. In this tenth-anniversary edition of Fault Lines, this Alexander challenges the assumptions of life as a South Asian American woman writer in a post-9-11 world...read more

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9781558610583 | Feminist Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Passionate, fierce, and lyrical, Meena Alexander’s memoir traces her evolution as a postcolonial writer from a privileged childhood in India to a turbulent adolescence in the Sudan and then to England and New York City.

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9781558614543 | 2 rev exp edition (Feminist Pr, October 1, 2003), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Passionate, fierce, and lyrical, Meena Alexander’s memoir traces her evolution as a postcolonial writer from a privileged childhood in India to a turbulent adolescence in the Sudan and then to England and New York City.
9781558610590 | Feminist Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Passionate, fierce, and lyrical, Meena Alexander’s memoir traces her evolution as a postcolonial writer from a privileged childhood in India to a turbulent adolescence in the Sudan and then to England and New York City.

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Product Description: Winner, 2002 PEN Open Book AwardRecipient, 2008 Guggenheim FellowshipMeena Alexander's poetry emerges as a consciousness moving between the worlds of memory and the present, enhanced by multiple languages. Her experience of exile is translated into the intimate exploration of her connections to both India and America...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780810151178 | Triquarterly Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Winner, 2002 PEN Open Book AwardRecipient, 2008 Guggenheim FellowshipMeena Alexander's poetry emerges as a consciousness moving between the worlds of memory and the present, enhanced by multiple languages.

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9780810151185 | Triquarterly Books, March 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Winner, 2002 PEN Open Book AwardRecipient, 2008 Guggenheim FellowshipMeena Alexander's poetry emerges as a consciousness moving between the worlds of memory and the present, enhanced by multiple languages.

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Product Description: "There have been no women in our part of the country whose names posterity found it worthwhile to cherish," writes Lalithambika Antherjanam (1909-1985) in "Come Back", her fictional account of an Indian woman activist's life. In Cast Me Out If You Will, however, Antherjanam's stories bring to life the experiences of women living at all levels of Indian society...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781558611870 | 1 edition (Feminist Pr, January 1, 1999), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: "There have been no women in our part of the country whose names posterity found it worthwhile to cherish," writes Lalithambika Antherjanam (1909-1985) in "Come Back", her fictional account of an Indian woman activist's life.

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Sandhya Rosenblum, an Indian immigrant married to an American Jewish man, attempts to make sense of her life in a time of turbulence, exploring issues of ethnic intolerance, interracial affairs and marriages, and what it means to be an American today

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9781562790929 | Mercury House, May 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Sandhya Rosenblum, an Indian immigrant married to an American Jewish man, attempts to make sense of her life in a time of turbulence, exploring issues of ethnic intolerance, interracial affairs and marriages, and what it means to be an American today

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Product Description: "Meena Alexander's imagination thrives in the active cross-fertilization of cultures and genres. In this new collection we are privy to the full and variegated display of her poetry." -MARILYN CHIN "The river and bridge are ultimatey the same...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780920661567 | Utp Distribution, December 1, 1996, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: "Meena Alexander's imagination thrives in the active cross-fertilization of cultures and genres.

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Product Description: Contents Overture Another Voice Piecmeal Shelters Piecemeal Shelters Art of Pariahs Language and Shame Alphabets of Flesh Passion Skin Song Whose House is This? House of a thousand Doors Hotel Alexandria Sidi Syed's Architecture Tangled Roots Poem by the Wellside Bobating Her Garden Erupting Words Aunt Chinna Coda from Night-Scene Translating Violence Bordering Ourselves Her Mother's Words Ashtamudi Lake Translating Violence Desert Rose Estrangement Becomes the Mark of the Eagle Accidental Markings Great Brown River The Storm: A Poem in Five Parts Making Up Memory That Other Body 'A garden inclosed is my sister, my spouse...read more

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9780896085466 | South End Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Contents Overture Another Voice Piecmeal Shelters Piecemeal Shelters Art of Pariahs Language and Shame Alphabets of Flesh Passion Skin Song Whose House is This?

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9780896085459 | South End Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Contents Overture Another Voice Piecmeal Shelters Piecemeal Shelters Art of Pariahs Language and Shame Alphabets of Flesh Passion Skin Song Whose House is This?

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Product Description: poem-play, rich in poetic realism

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9780873760744 | Red Dust, December 1, 1992, cover price $3.00 | About this edition: poem-play, rich in poetic realism

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Mira Kannadical returns to India after graduate school in England to teach, but when she moves into a house on Nampally road in Hyderabad, she must come to terms with the conflicts and contradictions of life in modern India

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9780916515829 | Mercury House, January 1, 1991, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Mira Kannadical returns to India after graduate school in England to teach, but when she moves into a house on Nampally road in Hyderabad, she must come to terms with the conflicts and contradictions of life in modern India

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9780916515904 | Mercury House, January 1, 1991, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Mira Kannadical returns to India after graduate school in England to teach, but when she moves into a house on Nampally road in Hyderabad, she must come to terms with the conflicts and contradictions of life in modern India

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Product Description: What did it mean to write as a woman in the Romantic era? How did women writers test and refashion the claims or the grand self, the central 'I,' we typically see in Romanticism? In this powerful and original study Meena Alexander examines the work of three women: Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-97) the radical feminist who typically thought of life as 'warfare' and revolted against the social condition of women; Dorothy Wordsworth (1771-1855) who lived a private life enclosed by the bonds of femininity, under the protection of her poet brother William and his family; Mary Shelley (1797-1851), the daughter that Wollstonecraft died giving birth to, mistress then wife of the poet Percy Shelley, and precocious author of Frankenstein...read more

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9780389208846 | Barnes & Noble Imports, December 1, 1989, cover price $83.00 | also contains Getting an It Help Desk Job for Dummies | About this edition: What did it mean to write as a woman in the Romantic era?

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9780389208853, titled "Women in Romanticism: Mary Wollstonecraft, Dorothy Wordsworth and Mary Shelley" | Barnes & Noble Imports, February 1, 1990, cover price $30.00 | also contains Guitar Rhythm & Technique for Dummies + Online Video & Audio Instruction | About this edition: What did it mean to write as a woman in the Romantic era?

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9780873760621 | Independent Literary Pub Assn, September 1, 1989, cover price $3.00

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9780894105531 | Passeggiata Pr, August 1, 1988, cover price $18.00

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Hardcover:

9780892538119, titled "The Bird's Bright Ring" | Ind-Us, July 1, 1976, cover price $8.00

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