The Story of EnglishThe Story of English
by Robert McCrum, Robert Macneil, William Cran
Now revised, The Story of English is the first book to tell the whole story of the English language. Originally paired with a major PBS miniseries, this book presents a stimulating and comprehensive record of spoken and written English—from its Anglo-Saxon origins some two thousand years ago to the present day, when English is the dominant langua ...
Number of pages: 468 | Publication Date: 2002-12-31 | ISBN-13: 9780142002315

Do You Speak American?Do You Speak American?
by Robert MacNeil, William Cran
Is American English in decline? Are regional dialects dying out? Is there a difference between men and women in how they adapt to linguistic variations?These questions, and more, about our language catapulted Robert MacNeil and William Cran—the authors (with Robert McCrum) of the language classic The Story of English—across the country in searc ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2004-12-28 | ISBN-13: 9780385511988

Chris CranChris Cran
by Josée Drouin-Brisebois, Ryan Doherty, Nancy Tousley, William Wood, Bruce McCulloch
For the last four decades Chris Cran has experimented with traditional genres of painting such as still life and portraiture while at the same time challenging preconceived notions of these genres by creating tensions between a wide range of discordant styles notably Op Art, Pop Art, Photo-realism and Modernist Abstraction. He further complicates t ...
Number of pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2016-05-19 | ISBN-13: 9780888849380

Collage in Twentieth-Century Art, Literature, and CultureCollage in Twentieth-Century Art, Literature, and Culture
Rona Cran
Emphasizing the diversity of twentieth-century collage practices, Rona Cran's book explores the role that it played in the work of Joseph Cornell, William Burroughs, Frank O'Hara, and Bob Dylan. For all four, collage was an important creative catalyst, employed cathartically, aggressively, and experimentally. Collage's catalytic effect, Cran argues ...
Number of pages: 258 | Publication Date: 2014-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9781472430960

Suppressed DesiresSuppressed Desires
by Susan Glaspell, George Cran Cooke
Classic short satire of psychoanalysis, as a woman addicted to therapy learns that a little self-delusion may not be a bad thing... ...
Number of pages: 19 | Publication Date: 2009-02-01 | ISBN-13: 9780887349768

Chris Cran Chris Cran
by Josée Drouin-Brisebois, Ryan Doherty, Nancy Tousley, William Wood, Bruce McCulloch
French-language edition of major monograph published to document a nationally touring exhibition. ...
Number of pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2016-05-19 | ISBN-13: 9780888849397

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