Men Without Women

Men Without Women
Publisher Bond Street Books
Release Date
Category Fiction
Total Pages 224
ISBN 9780385689458
Rating 4/5 from 13 reviews
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**International Bestseller **A New York Times Bestseller **An NPR Best Book of 2017 **An Esquire Best Book of 2017 **A Washington Post Notable Book of 2017 **A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2017 The major new work of fiction from the internationally acclaimed, #1 NYT bestselling author--a dazzling collection of short stories. The much-anticipated new short story collection from the beloved Haruki Murakami--his first major new work of fiction since the #1 New York Times bestselling Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage--Men Without Women showcases the author at the peak of his powers. Across seven tales, Murakami draws his piercing observation to the lives of men who, in their own ways, find themselves alone. Here are vanishing cats and smoky bars, lonely hearts and mysterious women, baseball and The Beatles, woven together to tell stories that speak to us all. Marked by the same wry humor that has defined his entire body of work, in this collection Haruki Murakami has crafted another contemporary classic.

Men Without Women
  • Author : Haruki Murakami
  • Publisher : Bond Street Books
  • Release Date : 2017-05-09

**International Bestseller **A New York Times Bestseller **An NPR Best Book of 2017 **An Esquire Best Book of 2017 **A Washington Post Notable Book of 2017 **A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2017 The major new work of fiction from the internationally acclaimed, #1 NYT bestselling author--a dazzling collection of short stories. The much-anticipated

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Men Without Women
  • Author : Ernest Hemingway
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-05-22

First published in 1927, Men Without Women represents some of Hemingway's most important and compelling early writing. In these fourteen stories, Hemingway begins to examine the themes that would occupy his later works: the casualties of war, the often uneasy relationship between men and women, sport and sportsmanship. In “Banal Story,”

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Men Without Women
  • Author : Eliot Borenstein,Duke University Press
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2000

An analysis of the construction of masculinity in early Soviet culture that finds in the novels of Babel and others an utopian society composed exclusively of men.

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Reading Hemingway s Men Without Women
  • Author : Joseph M. Flora
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008

A close reading of one of Hemingway's short story collections. It guides readers towards understanding how Hemingway tested old ideas of family, gender, race, ethnicity and manhood.

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Women with Mustaches and Men Without Beards
  • Author : Afsaneh Najmabadi
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2005-04-25

"This book is groundbreaking, at once highly original, courageous, and moving. It is sure to have a tremendous impact in Iranian studies, modern Middle East history, and the history of gender and sexuality."—Beth Baron, author of Egypt as a Woman "This is an extraordinary book. It rereads the story

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Vintage Murakami
  • Author : Haruki Murakami
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2007-12-18

Vintage Readers are a perfect introduction to some of the greatest modern writers presented in attractive, accessible paperback editions. “Murakami’s bold willingness to go straight over the top is a signal indication of his genius. . . . A world-class writer who has both eyes open and takes big risks.” —The Washington

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Wind Pinball
  • Author : Haruki Murakami
  • Publisher : Bond Street Books
  • Release Date : 2015-08-04

Acclaimed, best-selling Haruki Murakami's debut short novels, newly re-translated and in one English-language volume for the first time--with a new introduction by the author. After almost thirty years out of print, the first major works of fiction by international best-selling author Haruki Murakami--the novellas Pinball, 1973 and Hear the Wind Sing--are

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Invisible Women
  • Author : Caroline Criado Perez
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2019-03-12

Data is fundamental to the modern world. From economic development, to healthcare, to education and public policy, we rely on numbers to allocate resources and make crucial decisions. But because so much data fails to take into account gender, because it treats men as the default and women as atypical,

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Women Without Men
  • Author : Marlene Epp
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2000-01-01

The story of thousands of Mennonite women who, having lost their husbands and fathers, assumed altered gender roles in their adopted homeland and created a culture of women refugees with its own distinctive historical narrative.

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Sputnik Sweetheart
  • Author : Haruki Murakami
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2001-05-22

Part romance, part detective story, Sputnik Sweetheart tells the story of a tangled triangle of uniquely unrequited love. K is madly in love with his best friend, Sumire, but her devotion to a writerly life precludes her from any personal commitments. At least, that is, until she meets an older

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A Nation of Immigrants
  • Author : Franca Iacovetta,Paula Draper,Robert Ventresca
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 1998-05-23

This collection brings together a wide array of writings on Canadian immigrant history, including many highly regarded, influential essays. Though most of the chapters have been previously published, the editors have also commissioned original contributions on understudied topics in the field. The readings highlight the social history of immigrants, their

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Blind Willow  Sleeping Woman
  • Author : Haruki Murakami
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2007-10-09

The twenty-four stories that make up Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman generously express the incomparable Haruki Murakami’s mastery of the form. Here are animated crows, a criminal monkey, and an ice man, as well as the dreams that shape us and the things we might wish for. From the surreal

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Women With Men
  • Author : Richard Ford
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2012-06-04

The landscape of Women with Men ranges from the northern plains of Montana to the streets of Paris and the suburbs of Chicago. The tragedies that stalk the characters are unfolded with an indelible wit and clarity. So merciless is Ford's lingering gaze upon human, mostly male, weakness, so understanding

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Dance Dance Dance
  • Author : Haruki Murakami
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2010-11-17

Dance Dance Dance—a follow-up to A Wild Sheep Chase—is a tense, poignant, and often hilarious ride through Murakami’s Japan, a place where everything that is not up for sale is up for grabs. As Murakami’s nameless protagonist searches for a mysteriously vanished girlfriend, he is plunged

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Who We re Reading When We re Reading Murakami
  • Author : David Karashima
  • Publisher : Catapult
  • Release Date : 2020-09-01

How did a loner destined for a niche domestic audience become one of the most famous writers alive? A "fascinating" look at the "business of bringing a best-selling novelist to a global audience" (The Atlantic)―and a “rigorous” exploration of the role of translators and editors in the creation of

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