HOME TheInfoList.com
Providing Lists of Related Topics to Help You Find Great Stuff
[::MainTopicLength::#1500] [::ListTopicLength::#1000] [::ListLength::#15] [::ListAdRepeat::#3]

University Of Wisconsin Press
The University of Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Press (sometimes abbreviated as UW Press) is a non-profit university press publishing peer-reviewed books and journals. It publishes work by scholars from the global academic community; works of fiction, memoir and poetry under its imprint, Terrace Books; and serves the citizens of Wisconsin
Wisconsin
by publishing important books about Wisconsin, the Upper Midwest, and the Great Lakes region. The Press’s mission includes publishing work that contributes to a literate culture and to civic conversation. UW Press annually awards the Brittingham Prize in Poetry, the Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry,[2] and The Four Lakes Prize in Poetry.[3] The Press was founded in 1936 in Madison and is one of more than 120 member presses in the Association of American University Presses. The Journals Division was established in 1965
[...More...]

"University Of Wisconsin Press" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Parent Company
A parent company is a company that owns enough voting stock in another firm to control management and operation by doing and influencing or electing its board of directors
[...More...]

"Parent Company" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Lesléa Newman
Lesléa Newman, born November 5, 1955 in Brooklyn, New York[1], is an American author and editor. She is a Jewish feminist.Contents1 Career 2 Awards 3 References 4 Further reading 5 External linksCareer[edit] She has written and edited 70 books and anthologies. She has written about such topics as being a Jew, body image and eating disorders, lesbianism, lesbian and gay parenting, and her gender role as a femme. Her best-known work is the controversial Heather Has Two Mommies
[...More...]

"Lesléa Newman" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

University Of Wisconsin School Of Human Ecology
The School of Human Ecology is a school at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. The school has both graduate and undergraduate programs. The school has departments in Consumer Science, Interdisciplinary Studies, Design Studies, and Human Development & Family Studies. The school has approximately 900 undergraduates working towards majors, and 100 graduate students.Contents1 Undergraduate program 2 Graduate Degrees 3 History 4 Statistics 5 Major State Initiatives 6 Internal Links 7 ReferencesUndergraduate program[edit] The school offers undergraduate majors in Consumer Science; Family, Consumer and Community Education; Human Development and Family Studies; Interior Design; Retailing; Textile and Apparel Design. Each major is based on a background of course work in the arts and humanities, the social sciences, and the biological, physical, and natural sciences
[...More...]

"University Of Wisconsin School Of Human Ecology" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Land Economics
In economics, land comprises all naturally occurring resources as well as geographic land. Examples include particular geographical locations, mineral deposits, forests, fish stocks, atmospheric quality, geostationary orbits, and portions of the electromagnetic spectrum. Supply of these resources is fixed.[1]Contents1 Production 2 Ownership and rent2.1 Georgism 2.2 Accounting 2.3 Conflict3 Academic 4 Sustainability 5 See also 6 References 7 Further readingProduction[edit] Natural resources
Natural resources
are fundamental to the production of all goods, including capital goods. Location values are not be confused with values imparted by fixed capital improvements. In classical economics, land is considered one of the three factors of production (also sometimes called the three producer goods) along with capital, and labor. Land
Land
is sometimes merged with capital to simplify micro-economics
[...More...]

"Land Economics" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Ecquid Novi
Ecquid Novi: African Journalism Studies is a masked peer-reviewed academic journal for journalism research in Africa. The journal was established in 1980 in South Africa and publishes critical articles from all perspectives that contribute to the theoretical knowledge base of journalism as a field of study, research and praxis in Africa. The journal specifically aims to foster a better understanding of journalism, media studies and mass communication as research disciplines in the comparative context of Africa and the South. While the focus of the journal is on Africa, its scope and academic interest is global. Ecquid Novi is affiliated with the Journalism Studies Division of the International Communication Association, as well as the African Council for Communication Education and the Journalism Research and Education Section of the International Association for Media and Communication Research
[...More...]

"Ecquid Novi" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Publishing Triangle
The Publishing Triangle, founded in 1988 by Robin Hardy, is an American association of gay men and lesbians in the publishing industry. They sponsor an annual National Lesbian and Gay Book Month, and have sponsored the annual Triangle Awards program of literary awards for LGBT literature since 1989.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7] Awards[edit]Ferro-Grumley Award (fiction) Audre Lorde Award (lesbian poetry) Thom Gunn Award (gay poetry) Judy Grahn Award (lesbian nonfiction) Randy Shilts Award (gay nonfiction) Edmund White Award (debut fiction) Robert Chesley Award (drama) Bill Whitehead Award (lifetime achievement) Publishing Triangle Award for Trans and Gender-Variant Literature (transgender) Betty Berzon Award for Emerging Writers Leadership AwardReferences[edit]^ Lyall, Sarah (26 July 1993). "THE MEDIA BUSINESS; A Surge in Gay Book Publishing". The New York Times. p. 6. Retrieved 3 September 2012.  ^ Labbe, J. R. (June 13, 1999). "'Mockingbird' in a New Light"
[...More...]

"Publishing Triangle" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Guggenheim Fellowship
Guggenheim Fellowships are grants that have been awarded annually since 1925 by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to those "who have demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts". The roll of Fellows includes numerous Nobel Laureates, Pulitzer and other prize winners. Each year, the foundation makes several hundred awards in each of two separate competitions:one open to citizens and permanent residents of the United States and Canada. the other to citizens and permanent residents of Latin America and the Caribbean.The performing arts are excluded, although composers, film directors, and choreographers are eligible. The fellowships are not open to students, only to "advanced professionals in mid-career" such as published authors
[...More...]

"Guggenheim Fellowship" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Independent Publisher Book Awards
The Independent Publisher Book Awards, also known as the IPPY Awards, is an annual book awards contest conducted to honor the year's best independently published titles from around the world[1]. The awards are open to independent authors and publishers worldwide—including small presses, university presses, and authors of self-published works—who produce books written in English and that are intended for the North American market
[...More...]

"Independent Publisher Book Awards" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Sue Kaufman Prize For First Fiction
The Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction is awarded by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The $5,000 prize is given for the best published first novel or collection of short stories in the preceding year
[...More...]

"Sue Kaufman Prize For First Fiction" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Lambda Literary Award
Lambda Literary Awards, also known as the "Lammys", are awarded yearly by the U.S.-based Lambda Literary Foundation
Lambda Literary Foundation
to published works which celebrate or explore LGBT
LGBT
themes. Categories include Humor, Romance and Biography. To qualify, a book must have been published in the United States
United States
in the year current to the award. The Lambda Literary Foundation states that its mission is "to celebrate LGBT
LGBT
literature and provide resources for writers, readers, booksellers, publishers, and librarians - the whole literary community."[1] The awards were instituted in 1988. The program has grown from 14 awards in early years to 22 awards today
[...More...]

"Lambda Literary Award" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Before Columbus Foundation
The Before Columbus Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded in 1976 by Ishmael Reed, "dedicated to the promotion and dissemination of contemporary American multicultural literature".[1] The Foundation makes annual awards for books published in the US during the previous year that make contributions to American multicultural literature.[2]Contents1 History 2 American Book Awards 3 References 4 External linksHistory[edit] Adhering to its founding grant's requirement that he have a partner, Reed chose poet Victor Hernández Cruz, now a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. Next to become directors were Shawn Wong, novelist and former chair of the English Department at the University of Washington in Seattle, and Presidential medal recipient Rudolfo Anaya
[...More...]

"Before Columbus Foundation" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Leo Tolstoy
Count
Count
Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy (/ˈtoʊlstɔɪ, ˈtɒl-/;[1] Russian: Лев Никола́евич Толсто́й, tr. Lev Nikoláyevich Tolstóy, IPA: [lʲef nʲɪkɐˈlaɪvʲɪtɕ tɐlˈstoj] ( listen); 9 September [O.S. 28 August] 1828 – 20 November [O.S. 7 November] 1910), usually referred to in English as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian writer who is regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time. Born to an aristocratic Russian family in 1828, he is best known for the novels War and Peace
War and Peace
(1869) and Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina
(1877), often cited as pinnacles of realist fiction. He first achieved literary acclaim in his twenties with his semi-autobiographical trilogy, Childhood, Boyhood, and Youth (1852–1856), and Sevastopol Sketches
Sevastopol Sketches
(1855), based upon his experiences in the Crimean War
[...More...]

"Leo Tolstoy" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Michael Carroll (American Writer)
Michael Carroll is an American writer, who published his debut short story collection Little Reef in 2014.[1] The collection was a shortlisted nominee for the Lambda Literary Award for Gay Fiction at the 27th Lambda Literary Awards.[2] His short stories have also appeared in Ontario Review, Boulevard and The New Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories.[3] Originally from Jacksonville, Florida,[4] he has been the partner of writer Edmund White since 1995.[4] Carroll and White were legally married in 2013.[3] Works[edit]Little Reef (2014)References[edit]^ "Little Reef and Other Stories". New York Journal of Books. ^ "The 27th Annual Lambda Literary Award Finalists". Lambda Literary Foundation, March 4, 2015. ^ a b "Michael Carroll: On His New Short Story Collection, the Benefits of a Spare Writing Style, and His Literary Inspirations". Lambda Literary Foundation, July 2, 2014. ^ a b Andrew Holleran, "What Michael Carroll Writes About When He Writes About Writers"
[...More...]

"Michael Carroll (American Writer)" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Jorie Graham
Jorie Graham
Jorie Graham
(born May 9, 1950) is an American poet
[...More...]

"Jorie Graham" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Kelly Cherry
Kelly Cherry (born December 21, 1940) is an award winning novelist, poet, essayist, and a former Poet Laureate of Virginia (2010–2012).[1] A resident of Halifax, Virginia, she was named the state's Poet Laureate by Governor Bob McDonnell in July 2010.[2] She succeeded Claudia Emerson in this post (Poet Laureate of Virginia, 2008–2010).[3]Contents1 Literary themes and styles 2 Biography2.1 Early life 2.2 Early career 2.3 Later career3 Teaching positions in retirement 4 While at U of Wisconsin 5 Other positions and posts include 6 Published works6.1 Fiction 6.2 Nonfiction 6.3 Poetry 6.4 Other 6.5 Translations 6.6 Publications in Prize Anthologies 6.7 Publications in Anthologies7 Honors, awards and fellowships7.1 Honors 7.2 Awards 7.3 Fellowships8 References 9 Further reading 10 External linksLiterary themes and styles[edit] Award-winning poet and novelist Kelly Cherry is concerned with philosophy; with, as she explains it
[...More...]

"Kelly Cherry" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo
.