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O R L A ND A Jacqueline Harpmsn “A twisting, teasing exploration of sexuality, inner motives and desires … Harpman cleverly manipulates an elusive narrative ‘I’ and shifting perspectives in cool, insouciant, yet seductive style, to attack the well-worn existentialist query, ‘Who am I?’” —Publishers Weekly CLOTH 978-1-58322-011-5 $22.00 224 PAGES

B u zz A l d ri n , W hat H appe n e d to Yo u i n A ll the Co n f u si o n ? Johan Harstad

A pop-saturated odyssey through the world of unconventional psychiatry, souvenir sheep-making, the Cardigans, and space: the space between us and other people, a journey maybe as remote and personally dangerous as the trip to the moon itself. paper 978-1-60980-411-4 $17.95 480 pages

THE EMPEROR, C’EST MOI Hugo Horiot

Translated from the French by Linda Coverdale This is a true story, a literary and startling testimony of autism and of the human condition, the self-portrait of a furious child waging a war, against himself, against those around him. CLOTH 978-1-60980-612-5 $21.95 176 PAGES

AVAILABLE APRIL 2015

G ree d Elfriede Jelinek

Translated from the German by Martin Chalmers In this thriller set in southern Austria, Nobel Prize-winning novelist Jelinek touches on the ecological costs of affluence, the inescapable burden of language, and the exploitative nature of relations between men and women. “Jelinek gives us a startling glimpse . . . of what women are, as well as answering Freud’s question, ‘What do women want?’ It is neither gentle nor sweet nor safe nor reasonable—just true.” —Lucy Ellmann, The Guardian (UK) Paper 978-1-58322-842-5 $17.95 336 pages

T he G raphic C a n o n Edited by Russ Kick

The classic canon of World civilization meets 200 artists and illustrators who have reshaped visual reading in the last years of the twentieth century and the first decade of the twenty-first century in this three-volume series edited by bestselling editor Russ Kick. With over 150 contributors including Robert & Maxon Crumb, Dame Darcy, Hunt Emerson, and many more. “Powerful . . . fascinating . . . breathtaking.” —The New York Times Book Review “The graphic publishing literary event of the year.” —Publishers Weekly Vol. 1: From Gilgamesh to Dangerous Liaisons PAPER 978-1-60980-376-6 $34.95 512 pages Vol. 2: From Pride and Prejudice to Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde PAPER 978-1-60980-378-0 $34.95 512 pages Vol. 3: From the Interpretation of Dreams to Infinite Jest PAPER 978-1-60980-380-3 $34.95 512 pages BOXED SET 978-1-60980-385-8 $125.00 1,600 PAGES

Seven Stories Press Academic Catalog 2014-2015  

Frontlist and backlist titles published by Seven Stories press through Spring 2015. For information about books for course adoption, please...

Seven Stories Press Academic Catalog 2014-2015  

Frontlist and backlist titles published by Seven Stories press through Spring 2015. For information about books for course adoption, please...

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