8 edition of Slantwise found in the catalog.
by Louisiana State University Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||96|
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Earlier this year, Guerra’s book, “Slantwise Moves: Games, Literature and Social Invention in Nineteenth-Century America” -- the result of years of research and passion -- won the Popular Culture Association’s Ray and Pat Browne Award for Best Reference/Primary Source Work. Get this from a library! Slantwise moves: games, literature, and social invention in nineteenth-century America. [Douglas Guerra] -- In , Milton Bradley invented The Checkered Game of Life. Having journeyed from Springfield, Massachusetts, to New York City to determine interest in this combination of bright red ink, brass.
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Instead, he argues, both the book and the game were materially resonant sites of social experimentation—places where modes of collectivity and selfhood could be enacted and performed. Leaning toward Emily Dickinson's advice to tell it slant, the poems in Betty Adcock's Slantwise approach our losses, including such disasters as September 11 and the crash of the space shuttle Columbia, through happenings outside the public view -- asides, as it were, from the primary moment.5/5(1).
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A clever crossover between 19th-century games and literature earned a major popular culture award for Douglas Guerra of SUNY Oswego’s English and creative writing faculty.
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Betty Adcock is the author of six books of poetry, most recently Slantwise (LSU Press, ). A recipient of two Pushcart Prizes, the Poets’ Prize, the North Carolina Medal for Literature, the Texas Institute of Letters Prize for Poetry, the Hanes Award from the Fellowship of Southern Writers, and a Guggenheim Fellowship, Adcock teaches in.
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