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The Gift: How The Creative Spirit Transforms The World

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A modern classic cherished by many of the greatest artists of our time, The Gift  is a brilliant, life-changing defense of the value of creative labor. Drawing on examples from folklore and literature, history and tribal customs, economics and modern…
Trickster Makes This World: Mischief, Myth, And Art

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In Trickster Makes This World , Lewis Hyde brings to life the playful and disruptive side of human imagination as it is embodied in trickster mythology. He first visits the old stories-Hermes in Greece, Eshu in West Africa, Krishna in India, Coyote in North…
McIlroys & Their Kin: McElroy, Lewis, Hyde, Hooker, McLean

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McIlroys & Their Kin is the first book to be published about McIlroy genealogy in the past one hundred years. James Roland McIlroy focuses on some of the first McIlroys to come to America and includes information on related families like the McElroys, Lewises,…
A Primer For Forgetting: Getting Past The Past
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|September 22, 2020

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"One of our true superstars of nonfiction" (David Foster Wallace), Lewis Hyde offers a playful and inspiring defense of forgetfulness by exploring the healing effect it can have on the human psyche. We live in a culture that prizes memory-how much we can store,…
The Gift: Creativity And The Artist In The Modern World

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“A manifesto of sorts for anyone who makes art [and] cares for it.” —Zadie Smith “The best book I know of for talented but unacknowledged creators. . . . A masterpiece.” —Margaret Atwood “No one who is invested in any kind of art . . . can read The Gift and…
Disappearing Ox

Disappearing Ox

by Lewis Hyde

Paper over Board

|October 2, 2020

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MacArthur Fellow Lewis Hyde and painter Max Gimblett collaborate to create a modern American version of the twelfth-century Chinese Oxherding Series." As Lewis Hyde writes, "There are ten drawings, the first of which shows a young herder who has lost the ox he is…
Common as Air: Revolution, Art, and Ownership
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|October 25, 2011

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Common as Air offers a stirring defense of our cultural commons, that vast store of art and ideas we have inherited from the past and continue to enrich in the present. Suspicious of the current idea that all creative work is "intellectual property," Lewis Hyde…
The Essays Of Henry D. Thoreau: Selected And Edited By Lewis Hyde

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Thoreau's major essays annotated and introduced by one of our most vital intellectuals. With The Essays of Henry D. Thoreau , Lewis Hyde gathers thirteen of Thoreau's finest short prose works and, for the first time in 150 years, presents them fully annotated…
Max Gimblett

Max Gimblett

by Max Gimblett

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|October 31, 2013

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This latest monograph on New Zealand-born and New York-based painter Max Gimblett (born 1935) includes paintings and works on paper completed between 2002 and 2012. These recent works continue his focus on the shapes of the quatrefoil, the square and the circle,…