A Short Reader of Medieval Saints

A Short Reader of Medieval Saints

This short reader includes selections from Stouck's longer volume, "Medieval Saints: A Reader,"...

Tear Off the Masks! Identity and Imposture in Twentieth-century Russia

Tear Off the Masks! Identity and Imposture in Twentieth-century Russia

When revolutions happen, they change the rules of everyday life--both the codified rules...

Death and the Afterlife

Death and the Afterlife

From Mexico's Day of the Dead, Victorian funeral customs, and the Tibetan Book of the Dead to the...

The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis

The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis

Lydia Davis is one of our most original and influential writers. She has been called “an American...