Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month

Speculative Fiction for Dreamers

A Latinx Anthology

Edited by Alex Hernandez, Matthew David Goodwin, and Sara Rafael García

“An outstanding showcase of contemporary Latinx authors exploring identity through the conventions of sci-fi, fantasy, and magical realism. … This is a knockout.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

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Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month

United States of Banana

A Graphic Novel

Giannina Braschi and Joakim Lindengren
Edited and with an introduction by Amanda M. Smith and Amy Sheeran

“To say United States of Banana is iconoclastic is to state the obvious. Then again, what is our civilization if not a graveyard for broken gods? Braschi works the night shift at that graveyard.” —Ilan Stavans, author of Angelitos

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The Adventures of Chupacabra Charlie

Written by Frederick Luis Aldama
Illustrated by Chris Escobar

Now available in Spanish and English editions!

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Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month

Diary of a Reluctant Dreamer

Undocumented Vignettes from a Pre-American Life

Alberto Ledesma

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Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month

Tales from la Vida

A Latinx Comics Anthology

Edited by Frederick Luis Aldama

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Celebrate Latinx Heritage Month

Baseball as Mediated Latinidad

Race, Masculinity, Nationalism, and Performances of Identity

Jennifer Domino Rudolph

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New & Forthcoming Titles:

Dark Tourist: Essays book cover

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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About the Ohio State University Press:

The Ohio State University Press was established in 1957 and currently publishes 50-60 new books a year. We specialize in literary and cultural studies, (including comics, narrative theory, Victorian studies, and medieval studies) American studies, rhetoric and communication, gender and sexuality studies, and race and ethnic studies (including Black studies and Latinx studies). We also acquire books in regional studies on our Trillium imprint, creative works, on our Mad Creek imprint, and linguistics, and publish the annual winners of The Journal’s non/fiction and poetry prizes.

In addition to its books, the Press publishes a distinguished group of journals including Inks, the journal of the Comics Studies Society, Adoption & Culture, American Periodicals, Victorians, North American Journal of Celtic Studies, and Narrative.


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