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Sex and Real Estate: Why We Love Houses
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|September 18, 2001

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Cultural historian Marjorie Garber offers incisive and witty commentary on what men and women today really want in her enlightening study of what may be the most meaningful relationship any of us will ever have. Real estate has become a form of “yuppie…
Bisexuality and the Eroticism of Everyday Life
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|February 28, 2000

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" Bisexuality is about three centuries overdue . . . nevertheless, here it is: a learned, witty study of how our curious culture has managed to get everything wrong about sex." -Gore Vidal
Academic Instincts
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|September 7, 2003

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In this lively and provocative book, cultural critic Marjorie Garber, who has written on topics as different as Shakespeare, dogs, cross-dressing, and real estate, explores the pleasures and pitfalls of the academic life. Academic Instincts discusses three of the…
Quotation Marks
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|November 8, 2002

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Written with characteristic verve, Quotation Marks considers, among other subjects, how we depend upon the most quotable men and women in history, using great writers to bolster what we ourselves have to say. The entertaining turns and reversals of Marjorie…
Profiling Shakespeare
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|March 24, 2008

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The title of this collection, Profiling Shakespeare , is meant strongly in its double sense. These essays show the outline of a Shakespeare rather different from the man sought by biographers from his time to our own. They also show the effects, the ephemera, the…
Loaded Words
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|May 28, 2012

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In Loaded Words the inimitable literary and cultural critic Marjorie Garber invites readers to join her in a rigorous and exuberant exploration of language. What links the pieces included in this vibrant new collection is the author's contention that all words…
Shakespeare's Ghost Writers: Literature As Uncanny Causality

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First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
The Muses on Their Lunch Hour
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|December 15, 2016

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As a break from their ordained labors, what might the Muses today do on their lunch hour? This collection of witty, shrewd, and imaginative essays addresses interdisciplinary topics that range widely from Shakespeare, to psychoanalysis, to the practice of higher…
Dog Love
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|December 2, 1997

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Combining literary and historical tidbits with witty social insight, "Dog Love" explains everything from why we often admire presidential pets more than their owners to why our attachment to dogs is the ultimate expression of our humanity. of photos.
Vested Interests: Cross-dressing and Cultural Anxiety
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|November 25, 1997

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Beginning with the bold claim, "There can be no culture without the transvestite," Marjorie Garber explores the nature and significance of cross-dressing and of the West's recurring fascination with it. Rich in anecdote and insight, Vested Interests offers a…
Shakespeare After All
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|September 20, 2005

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A brilliant and companionable tour through all thirty-eight plays, Shakespeare After All is the perfect introduction to the bard by one of the country’s foremost authorities on his life and work. Drawing on her hugely popular lecture courses at Yale and…
Coming of Age in Shakespeare
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|April 29, 1997

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Marjorie Garber examines the rites of passage and maturation patterns--"coming of age"--in Shakespeare's plays. Citing examples from virtually the entire Shakespeare canon, she pays particular attention to the way his characters grow and change at points of…