Through The Arc Of The Rain Forest

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566895049
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BY PERCIVAL EVERETT Through the Arc of the Rain Forest was Karen Tei
Yamashita's first novel and the first work of hers that I read. I had never met Karen
and would not for another fifteen or so years. That was a good thing. It allowed
me to ...

Through The Arc Of The Rain Forest

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566895049
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"Fluid and poetic as well as terrifying." —New York Times Book Review "Dazzling . . . a seamless mixture of magic realism, satire and futuristic fiction." —San Francisco Chronicle "Impressive . . . a flight of fancy through a dreamlike ...

Through The Arc Of The Rain Forest

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher: Coffee House Press
ISBN: 1566892856
Size: 14.20 MB
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This book is simultaneously entertaining and depressing, with all the rollicking pessimism you'd expect of a good soap opera or a good political satire."- Kirsten Backstrom, 500 Great Books by Women

Brazil Maru

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781566894845
Size: 35.75 MB
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Japanese immigrants in Brazil build an isolated communal settlement in the rain forest, prey to the charisma of one man.

Circle K Cycles

Author: Karen Tei Yamashita
Publisher:
ISBN:
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With skill, imagination, and wit, Yamashita defines an emerging challenge of twenty-first century global society.

Hemispheric American Studies

Author: Caroline F. Levander
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813543878
Size: 76.47 MB
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This is a novel that deftly illustrates the multilateral and often unpredictable
impact of various forms of globalization. As Ursula K. Heise has suggested, of
central concern to Through the Arc of the Rain Forest is the question of how
attachments ...

Pau D Arco

Author: Kenneth Jones
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1620551853
Size: 40.15 MB
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As the most complete chronicle of the science and folklore of pau d’arco, this book will serve as an invaluable resource for herbalists, scientists, and anyone interested in medicines from the rain forests of South America.

Cities Of Others

Author: Xiaojing Zhou
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295805420
Size: 16.82 MB
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4 For instance, the critics Ursula K. Heise and Caroline Rody both employ an
ecological concept in examining the local-global connections in Yamashita's
work, with Heise focusing on Through the Arc of the Rain Forest and Rody on
both ...