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  • Otis Books is pleased to publish Tim Erickson’s debut collection of poetry, Egopolis, a textual journey through destruction, resistance, city, and the Ego, from ancient times to the present day. Erickson’s work has appeared in the Chicago Review, Western Humanities Review, and the Salt Anthology of New Writing. He lives in Salt Lake City.

  • Otis Graduate Writing students will read from their works-in-progress.

  • David Treuer is an Ojibwe Indian from Leech Lake Reservation in northern Minnesota and currently teaches at USC. He is the author of the novels Little, The Hiawatha, The Translation of Dr. Apelles, named a Best Book of the Year by the Washington Post, as well as a critical work, Native American Fiction: A User's Manual. In 2012, he published another nonfiction work, Rez Life.

  • Angela Flournoy’s first novel The Turner House was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. Her fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, and she has written for The New Republic, The Los Angeles Review of Books and elsewhere. Flournoy has taught at the University of Iowa and Trinity Washington University. She lives in Los Angeles.

  • Susan Choi’s first novel, The Foreign Student, won the Asian-American Literary Award for fiction, and her second novel, American Woman, was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize. Her most recent novel, A Person of Interest, was a finalist for the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Award. With David Remnick she co-edited the anthology Wonderful Town: New York Stories from The New Yorker. A recipient of fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim Foundation, and in 2010, the inaugural winner of the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award, Choi lives in Brooklyn.

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New Books List

 

This is a list of books added to the Otis Library in the last month, and is updated nightly. To change the order in which the books appear, click on a heading to sort by that field.


Date Added Title Call Number Location Item Type Item#
7/23/15 The civilization of the Italian Renaissance : a sourcebook / [compiled by] Kenneth R. Bartlett. DG533 C57 1992 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68800
7/22/15 Andre, Buren, Irwin, Nordman : space as support : exhibition and catalogue / by Mark Rosenthal ; with contribution by Germano Celant. N6512.5 S6 A5 1980 Special Collections Special Collections 68793
7/22/15 Art and the empire city : New York, 1825-1861 / edited by Catherine Hoover Voorsanger and John K. Howat. N6535 N5 A28 2000 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68786
7/22/15 Potential architecture / Lucy + Jorge Orta ; [editor Lucy Orta]. N6797 O78 L833 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68790
7/22/15 The heart of the matter : the still lifes of Marsden Hartley : May 6-June 27, 2003 / Bruce Weber. ND237 H3435 A4 2003b Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68791
7/22/15 Twelve paintings / Laura Owens. ND237 O93 A4 2014 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68785
7/22/15 Painting with fire : masters of enameling in America, 1930-1980 / Bernard N. Jazzar and Harold B. Nelson. NK5004 U6 J39 2006 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68794
7/22/15 Alexander McQueen / edited by Claire Wilcox. TT505 M37 A4 2015 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68787
7/16/15 Unbelievable : the life, death, and afterlife of the Notorious B.I.G. / by Cheo Hodari Coker. ML420 N76 C65 2003 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68783
7/16/15 The Tenth Street Studio Building : artist-entrepreneurs from the Hudson River School to the American impressionists / Annette Blaugrund. N6535 N5 B59 1997 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68771
7/16/15 William Brice : a selection of painting and drawing, 1947-1986 : the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 1 September-19 October, 1986, Grey Art Gallery and Study Center, New York University, 10 November-23 December, 1986 / essay by Richard Armstrong ; sponsored by the Fellows of Contemporary Art ; organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art. N6537 B849 A4 1986 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68775
7/16/15 Paul Signac : a collection of watercolors and drawings / essays by Marina Ferretti Bocquillon and Charles Cachin. N6853 S53 A4 2000 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68769
7/16/15 Feminism-art-theory : an anthology 1968-2014 / edited by Hilary Robinson. N72 F45 F442 2015 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68767
7/16/15 A place of wonder : celebrating the Skirball Cultural Center : featuring a conversation with Uri D. Herscher, founding President and Chief Executive Officer / Skirball Cultural Center ; [Mia Cari?o, project editor]. N7414.75 L7 S578 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68776
7/16/15 Glyphs acts of inscription : Pitzer College Art Galleries, Claremont, California ; September 19 - December 5, 2013 / [text by] Ruti Talmor and Renee Mussai ; [artists] John Akomfrah, Cheryl Dunye, Rotimi Fani-Kayode, Lyle Ashton Harris, Zanele Muholi, Mwangi Hutter, Andrew Putter, Mickalene Thomas, Carrie Mae Weems. N8232 T35 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68770
7/16/15 Sculptures and drawings / Jaume Plensa ; [essay by Joseph Becherer ; introduction by Lia Newman]. NB813 P59 A4 2015 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68768
7/16/15 Design / Walt Disney Animation Studios. NC1766 U52 D52 2010 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68772
7/16/15 Paris 1889 : American artists at the Universal Exposition / Annette Blaugrund ; with essays by Annette Blaugrund [and others]. ND210 P27 1989 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68774
7/16/15 The art of Vivika and Otto Heino. NK4210 H426 A4 2005 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68778
7/16/15 The ceramic forms of Leza McVey / Martin Eidelberg. NK4210 M38 E32 2002 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68779
7/16/15 Marguerite Wildenhain : Bauhaus to Pond Farm : selected works from the Forrest L. Merril Collection / [text by Dane Steven Cloutier]. NK4210 W47 A4 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68784
7/16/15 Ellsworth on woodturning ; how a master creates bowls, pots, and vessels / by David Ellsworth. TT201 E45 2008 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68781
7/16/15 New masters of woodturning : expanding the boundaries of wood art / Terry Martin & Kevin Wallace. TT201 M37 2008 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68782
7/16/15 Inferno : Alexander McQueen : an intimate portrait of his seminal show Dante, autumn/winter 1996-97 / book conceived by Kent Baker and Olly Walker. TT505 M37 B35 2015 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68773
7/14/15 Street sketchbook : journeys / Tristan Manc. N7433.5 M36 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68766
7/14/15 Women artists : the Linda Nochlin reader / edited by Maura Reilly. N8354 N63 2015 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68761
7/14/15 Layout workbook : a real-world guide to creating powerful pieces / Kristen Cullen. NC1000 C85 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68757
7/14/15 Becoming a graphic designer : a guide to careers in design / Steven Heller & Teresa Fernandes. NC1001 H45 2006 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68763
7/14/15 1000 package designs : a comprehensive guide to packing it in / Grip. NC1002 P33 A15 2008 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68764
7/14/15 1000+ more graphic elements : unique elements for distinctive designs. Volume II / by Grant Design Collaborative. NC998.4 O543 2009 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68765
7/14/15 Color workbook / Becky Koenig ; illustrated by Becky Koenig. ND1488 K64 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68762
7/14/15 Charles Fergus Binns : the father of American studio ceramics : including a catalogue raisonne / Margaret Carney ; with essays by Paul Evans, Susan Strong, Richard Zakin. NK4210 B5 A4 1998 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68760
7/14/15 Seth Randal : myth and majesty / Jo Lauria. NK5198 R36 L38 2002 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68759
7/14/15 Design elements : a graphic style manual : understanding the rules and knowing when to break them / Timothy Samara. Z246 S225 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68758
7/13/15 The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy / edited by James Hankins. B775 C244 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68747
7/13/15 Art and beauty in the Middle Ages / Umberto Eco ; translated by Hugh Bredin. N5940 E3613 1986 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68743
7/13/15 Medieval modern : art out of time / Alexander Nagel. N5940 N333 2012 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68746
7/13/15 The avant-garde : a very short introduction / David Cottington. N6490 C68 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68741
7/13/15 Contemporary art : a very short introduction / Julian Stallabrass. N6490 S7282 2006 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68742
7/13/15 Light works / Lucy + Jorge Orta. N6797 O78 A4 2010 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68754
7/13/15 Lucy + Jorge Orta pattern book : an introduction to collaborative practices / [edited by Paula Orrell]. N6797 O78 O78 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68755
7/13/15 Brandscapes : architecture in the experience economy / Anna Klingmann. NA2540 K51 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68739
7/13/15 Little white houses : how the postwar home constructed race in America / Dianne Harris. NA2543 R37 H37 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68740
7/13/15 Nature transformed : wood art from the Bohlen Collection / Sean M. Ulmer, editor ; Janice Blackburn, Terry Martin, David McFadden [authors]. NB1250 N37 2004 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68750
7/13/15 The sky painter : Louis Fuertes, bird artist / by Margarita Engle ; illustrated by Aliona Bereghici. NC965 B466 S58 2015 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68744
7/13/15 Contemporary design Africa / Tapiwa Matsinde. NK1487 M38 2015 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68748
7/13/15 Science-fiction and horror movie posters in full color / edited by Alan Adler. PN1995.9 P5 A33 1977 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68753
7/13/15 Facades : principles of construction / Ulrich Knaack, Tillmann Klein, Marcel Bilow, Thomas Auer. TH2235 F3313 2014 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68749
7/13/15 Fairies and magical creatures / Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda. TT870.2 S22 2008b Main Campus Book Stacks Books 68751