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2x6
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2x6

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Translation Studies. 2x6 consists of short "stanzories"—stanzas that are also stories, each one relating an encounter between two people. Appearing in English, French, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, and Polish, the stanzories are generated by a...

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Antigona Gonzalez
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Antigona Gonzalez

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Translated from the Spanish by John Pluecker. What is a body when it's lost? ANTÍGONA GONZÁLEZ is the story of the search for a body, a specific body, one of the thousands of bodies lost in the war against drug traffi...

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Conceptualism and Other Fictions: The Collected Writings of Eduardo Costa 1965-2015
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Conceptualism and Other Fictions: The Collected Writings of Eduardo Costa 1965-2015

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. LGBT Studies. Art. Edited by Patrick Greaney. Translated by Jen Hofer and John Pluecker. CONCEPTUALISMS AND OTHER FICTIONS reveals the aesthetic range, critical wit, and literary sensibility of Argentine artist Eduardo...

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100 Chinese Silences
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100 Chinese Silences

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. LGBT Studies. Selected as the editor's selection in the 2014 NOS Book Contest. There are one hundred kinds of Chinese silence: the silence of unknown grandfathers; the silence of borrowed Buddha and rebranded ...

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Some Versions of the Ice
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Some Versions of the Ice

Les Figues Press

Literary Nonfiction. Fiction. Hybrid Genre. Winner of the Les Figues 2014 NOS Book Contest, as selected by Fanny Howe. In this debut collection, Adam Tipps Weinstein essays the space between fiction and non-, examining such phenomena as graveyard-sh...

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TrenchArt Monographs: hurry up please its time
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TrenchArt Monographs: hurry up please its time

Les Figues Press

Literary Nonfiction. Poetry. Art. Aesthetics. From 2005-2013, the TrenchArt book series was the cornerstone of Les Figues Press. The series took its name from "trench art"—artistic creations produced by soldiers made in wartime using whatever materi...

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The Book of Feral Flora
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The Book of Feral Flora

Les Figues Press

Fiction. Poetry. Ecopoetics. Amanda Ackerman's THE BOOK OF FERAL FLORA collapses distinctions between narrative, poetry, and prose. Grafting stories to stones and written poems to plant rewrites generated via sensory-electronic technology, THE BOOK ...

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Leave Your Body Behind
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Leave Your Body Behind

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Memory is a faulty showcase, whether expressed as confession or nostalgia. In LEAVE YOUR BODY BEHIND, Sandra Doller forges a new space for remembrance as she actively relives, revives, and revamps her own memories. With ...

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Coyote
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Coyote

Les Figues Press

Fiction. A daughter disappears in the middle of the night. What happens in the aftermath of this tragedy—after the search is abandoned, after the TV crews move on to cover the latest horrific incident—is the story of COYOTE. There is a marriage and ...

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Kern
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Kern

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Art. Proposed as a collection of imaginary logos for the corporate sponsors of Borges' Library of Babel, KERN balances on a precipice between the visual and nonsensical, offering poems just out of meaning's reach. Using dry- transfer letteri...

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Guantanamo
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Guantanamo

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Middle Eastern Studies. Bilingual Edition. Translated from the French by Vanessa Place. Shortlisted for the 2014 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. In January 2006, responding to pressure from the American press, the D...

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The Ants
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The Ants

Les Figues Press

Fiction. Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. THE ANTS is a study not of, but through, ants. In a dashing sequence of prose pieces, Sawako Nakayasu takes the human to the level of the ant, and the ant to the level of the human. Prima facie, THE A...

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Film Poems
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Film Poems

Les Figues Press

Poetry. In FILM POEMS, readers find themselves with author Redell Olsen on the cutting-room floor of discourse, weaving together a manifesto of conceptual poetry that demonstrates the skipping and scratch of language. Just as really "seeing" a film ...

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Things To Do With Your Mouth
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Things To Do With Your Mouth

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Women's Studies. Attempts to control the mouths of "speaking women"—17th century witches, 19th century hysterics—have taken many forms, both physical and metaphorical. In THINGS TO DO WITH YOUR MOUTH, Divya Vi...

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The Tales
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The Tales

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Stitching together a post-apocalyptic history from the scraps of fairy tales, war memorials, hunting songs, and disparate scholarship, Jessica Bozek's THE TALES traces the violence that humans inflict upon one another. As the central narrati...

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