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Bunk: The Rise Of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-facts, And Fake News
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|This title releases September 4, 2018

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Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction "There Kevin Young goes again, giving us books we greatly need, cleverly disguised as books we merely want. Unexpectedly essential." -Marlon James Has the hoax now moved from the sideshow to take the center…
Bunk: The Rise Of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-facts, And Fake News
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Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction "There Kevin Young goes again, giving us books we greatly need, cleverly disguised as books we merely want. Unexpectedly essential." -Marlon James Has the hoax now moved from the sideshow to take the center…
Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News

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Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction "There Kevin Young goes again, giving us books we greatly need, cleverly disguised as books we merely want. Unexpectedly essential."-Marlon James Award-winning poet and critic Kevin Young tours us through a…
Gridlock: Why Global Cooperation is Failing when We Need It Most

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The issues that increasingly dominate the 21st century cannot be solved by any single country acting alone, no matter how powerful. To manage the global economy, prevent runaway environmental destruction, reign in nuclear proliferation, or confront other global…
The Art Of Losing: Poems Of Grief And Healing
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|November 5, 2013

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The Art of Losing is the first anthology of its kind, delivering poetry with a purpose. Editor Kevin Young has introduced and selected 150 devastatingly beautiful poems that embrace the pain and heartbreak of mourning. Divided into five sections (Reckoning,…
Seriously Funny: Poems About Love, Death, Religion, Art, Politics, Sex, and Everything Else

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Can serious poetry be funny? Chaucer and Shakespeare would say yes, and so do the authors of these 187 poems that address timeless concerns but that also include comic elements. Beginning with the Beats and the New York School and continuing with both…
Dear Darkness: Poems
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|July 6, 2010

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Delivered in Young’s classic bluesy tone, this powerful collection of poems about the American family, smoky Southern food, and the losses that time inevitably brings “bristles with life, nerve and, best of all, wit” ( San Francisco Chronicle).
The Grey Album: On The Blackness Of Blackness
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|March 13, 2012

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*Finalist for the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism* *A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Literary Criticism and Essays Pick for Spring 2012* The Grey Album, the first work of prose by the brilliant poet Kevin Young, winner of the Graywolf Press…
Sport, Violence and Society
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|December 5, 2011

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The book explores organized and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of `sports-related violence', to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitatory labor…
Seriously Funny: Poems About Love, Death, Religion, Art, Politics, Sex, and Everything Else

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Can serious poetry be funny? Chaucer and Shakespeare would say yes, and so do the authors of these 187 poems that address timeless concerns but that also include comic elements. Beginning with the Beats and the New York School and continuing with both…
Book Of Hours: Poems
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|March 4, 2014

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A decade after the sudden and tragic loss of his father, we witness the unfolding of grief. “In the night I brush / my teeth with a razor,” he tells us, in one of the collection’s piercing two-line poems. Capturing the strange silence of…
The Body's Question: Poems
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|October 1, 2003

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The debut collection by the Poet Laureate of the United States * Winner of the 2002 Cave Canem Poetry Prize * You are pure appetite. I am pure Appetite. You are a phantom In that far-off city where daylight Climbs cathedral walls, stone by stolen stone. --from…
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