Faculty Books

A Town of Empty Rooms
A Town of Empty Rooms

By: Karen Bender Karen E. Bender burst on to the literary scene a decade ago with her luminous first novel, Like Normal People, which garnered remarkable acclaim. A Town of Empty Rooms presents the story of Serena and Dan Shine, … Read More

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After Images
After Images

By: Cathy Hankla

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Arcadia Lane
Arcadia Lane

By: Thorpe Moekel Thorpe Moeckel’s trilogy of long poems are as rich, lush, and organic as the soil of his Virginia Blue Ridge homestead. In a mode both contemporary and as old as Hesiod, Moeckel sustains a cosmic and earthbound … Read More

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As close to us as breathing
As close to us as breathing

In 1948, a small stretch of the Woodmont, Connecticut shoreline, affectionately named “Bagel Beach,” has long been a summer destination for Jewish families. Here sisters Ada, Vivie, and Bec assemble at their beloved family cottage, with children in tow and … Read More

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Blind Speed
Blind Speed

By: Josh Barkan Finalist for the Paterson Fiction Prize 2009! Not since Don DeLillo and George Saunders has a writer caught the humor and irreverent seriousness of our time like Barkan has through his protagonist Paul Berger, a flawed hero … Read More

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Dinarzad’s Children
Dinarzad’s Children

Edited by: Pauline Kaldas In The Thousand and One Nights it is ShahrazadÂ’s sister, Dinarzad, who each night asks for a story. This collection of twenty-four modern tales by eighteen authors offers up a mix of previously published and new … Read More

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Egyptian Compass
Egyptian Compass

By: Pauline Kaldas The world map/colored yellow and green/draws a straight line from Boston to Cairo,” observes Pauline Kaldas in her rich collection Egyptian Compass. And so these poems navigate seamlessly between two worlds, the West and the Middle East, … Read More

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Fortune Teller Miracle Fish
Fortune Teller Miracle Fish

By: Cathy Hankla A mentally challenged teen in a coma, a WWII veteran weighing his beliefs, an intersexed man anticipating a relationship, a single woman who has kissed far too many frogs, and a first grader suffering at the hands … Read More

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Galaxies: Poems
Galaxies: Poems

By Cathryn Hankla As the opening poem “The Labyrinth Galaxy” suggests, this is not a book of astronomy, but a book of seeking and beseeching. Cathryn Hankla’s GALAXIES forms a collective of connected but disparate things. Each galaxy grouping constitutes … Read More

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Great Bear
Great Bear

By: Cathy Hankla Poetry. From flashcards and sonnets to long poems that stretch over pages, varied and adventurous in form, Cathryn Hankla’s eighth collection of poems, GREAT BEAR, strikes a mature note in terms of tone, range, and subject matter. … Read More

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Just Here, Just Now
Just Here, Just Now

By: Richard Dillard

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Mexico
Mexico

Josh Barkan The unforgettable characters in Josh Barkan’s astonishing and beautiful story collection—chef, architect, nurse, high school teacher, painter, beauty queen, classical bass player, plastic surgeon, businessman, mime—are simply trying to lead their lives and steer clear of violence. Yet, … Read More

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