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Ripe

Essays

Negesti Kaudo

Ripe is a testament to the expansiveness of Black life.” —Hanif Abdurraqib

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Finding Querencia

Essays from In-Between

Harrison Candelaria Fletcher

“Form and language conspire to illuminate an identity as slippery and fierce as the elements shimmering in these essays.” —Sonja Livingston

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The Sound of Memory

Themes from a Violinist’s Life

Rebecca Fischer

“Fischer shows us just how powerful the artist’s role can be in a world that cries out for our tending and our mending.” —Vijay Gupta

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Dark Tourist

Essays

Hasanthika Sirisena

“Shimmers with honesty, vulnerability, and circumspection.”—Kirkus

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Eating Lightbulbs and Other Essays

Steve Fellner

“[Fellner] accomplishes astonishing high-wire acts of truth-telling—hilariously, ironically, and utterly without vanity or pretense.” —Tiffany Midge

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Supremely Tiny Acts

A Memoir of a Day

Sonya Huber

“It’s hard not to be impressed with the ambition of Sonya Huber’s Supremely Tiny Acts.…It’s a thrill when Huber pulls it off.” —Ander Monson

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New & Forthcoming Titles:

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Ripe: Essays

Negesti Kaudo

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Finding Querencia: Essays from In-Between

Harrison Candelaria Fletcher

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Con Papá / With Papá

Written by Frederick Luis Aldama and Illustrated by Nicky Rodriguez

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Dark Tourist: Essays

Hasanthika Sirisena

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Speculative Fiction for Dreamers: A Latinx Anthology

Edited by
Alex Hernandez
Matthew David Goodwin
and Sarah Rafael García

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Las aventuras de Chupacabra Charlie

Written by Frederick Luis Aldama
Illustrated by Chris Escobar

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A History of Hate in Ohio: Then and Now

Michael E. Brooks and Bob Fitrakis
Introduction by Marilyn K. Howard

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With Bodies: Narrative Theory and Embodied Cognition

Marco Caracciolo and Karin Kukkonen

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Audionarratology: Lessons from Radio Drama

Edited by Lars Bernaerts and Jarmila Mildorf

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