Greta GarboGreta Garbo
Karen Swenson

Number of pages: 640 | Publication Date: 1997-09-16 | ISBN-13: 9780684807256

The Cold CounselThe Cold Counsel
Cold Counsel is the only collection devoted to the place of women in Old Norse literature and culture. It draws upon the disciplines of history, sociology, feminism, ethnography and psychoanalysis in order to raise fresh questions about such new subjects as gender, class, sexuality, family structure and ideology in medieval Iceland. ...
Number of pages: 321 | Publication Date: 2015-11-24 | ISBN-13: 9781138991460

Hunting Down the Monk (A. Poulin, Jr. New Poets of America)Hunting Down the Monk (A. Poulin, Jr. New Poets of America)
Adrie Kusserow
Drawing from her work in comparative religion and cultural anthropology, Adrie Kusserow offers a collection of portraits of Westerners in the East and Easterners in the West struggling to relearn and relive their ideas of culture, religion, and God. These poems expose the human craving for the nourishment of a spiritual life. Celebrated poet Karen ...
Number of pages: 96 | Publication Date: 2002-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9781929918232

The Films Of Barbra StreisandThe Films Of Barbra Streisand
by Karen Swenson, Christopher Nickens
THE FILMS OF BARBRA STREISAND features over 150 stunning color and black & white photographs--many published for the first time--as well as complete cast and credit listings, and a sampling of reviews. The volume also boasts exclusive, illuminating comments from dozens of Streisand's co-workers and friends. Authors Christopher Nickens and Karen Swe ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2000-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9780806519548

A Pilgrim into SilenceA Pilgrim into Silence
Karen Swenson
Gaudy, serious, sharp-eyed, and far-flung, Karen Swenson's lyrics engage contrasts. She inhabits Tibet, New York, and points in between--not a tourist but a voyager. Her mindfulness is both political and personal, and entirely memorable.--Marie Ponsot ...
Number of pages: 88 | Publication Date: 2008-10-15 | ISBN-13: 9780981675206

BarbraBarbra
Karen Swenson
Traces Barbara Streisand's career between 1974 and 1986, describes her recordings, and looks at her movies from For Pete's Sake to Yentl ...
Number of pages: 255 | Publication Date: 1986-12-01 | ISBN-13: 9780806509815

A Daughter's LatitudeA Daughter's Latitude
Karen Swenson

Number of pages: 250 | Publication Date: 1999-02-01 | ISBN-13: 9781556590948

PossessedPossessed
by Christopher Nickens, Karen Swenson

Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 1997-11-06 | ISBN-13: 9781857025057

Performing DefinitionsPerforming Definitions
Karen Swenson
A study of "ethnic poetics" in old Norse literature with particular attention to Orvar Odds saga, Swenson's book treats the boast-insult debate tradition, a hotly debated topic in recent years. Swenson's study provides original and provocative judgements on earlier commentaries. Swenson provides a helpful outline of contemporary theory in the openi ...
Number of pages: 149 | Publication Date: 1991-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9780938100874

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