For the Love of Men: A New Vision for Mindful Masculinity

For the Love of Men: A New Vision for Mindful MasculinityA nonfiction investigation into masculinity, For the Love of Men provides actionable steps for how to be a man in the modern world while also exploring how being a man has evolved In 2019, traditional masculinity is both rewarded and sanctioned Men grow up being told that boys don t cry and dolls

Them: Why We Hate Each Other - and How to Heal

Them: Why We Hate Each Other - and How to HealFrom the New York Times bestselling author of The Vanishing American Adult, an intimate and urgent assessment of the existential crisis facing our nation Something is wrong We all know it American life expectancy is declining for a third straight year Birth rates are dropping Nearly half of us


BTTM FDRSOnce a thriving working class neighborhood on Chicago s south side, the Bottomyards is now the definition of urban blight When an aspiring fashion designer named Darla and her image obsessed friend, Cynthia, descend upon the neighborhood in search of cheap rent, they soon discover something far

The Origin of Others

The Origin of OthersAmerica s foremost novelist reflects on the themes that preoccupy her work and increasingly dominate national and world politics race, fear, borders, the mass movement of peoples, the desire for belonging What is race and why does it matter What motivates the human tendency to construct Others

American Overdose: The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts

American Overdose: The Opioid Tragedy in Three ActsThe opioid epidemic has been described as one of the greatest mistakes of modern medicine But calling it a mistake is a generous rewriting of the history of greed, corruption, and indifference that pushed the US into consuming than 80 percent of the world s opioid painkillers Journeying

Living a Feminist Life

Living a Feminist LifeIn Living a Feminist Life Sara Ahmed shows how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist at home and at work Building on legacies of feminist of color scholarship in particular, Ahmed offers a poetic and personal meditation on how feminists

Outliers: The Story of Success

Outliers: The Story of SuccessIn this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of outliers the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful He asks the question what makes high achievers different His answer is that we pay too much attention to what


MythologiesNo denunciation without its proper instrument of close analysis, Roland Barthes wrote in his preface to Mythologies There is no proper instrument of analysis of our contemporary myths than this book one of the most significant works in French theory, and one that has transformed the way


OrientalismMore than three decades after its first publication, Edward Said s groundbreaking critique of the West s historical, cultural, and political perceptions of the East has become a modern classic In this wide ranging, intellectually vigorous study, Said traces the origins of orientalism to the