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  • The Time of Our Singing: A Novel

    A magnificent, multifaceted novel about a supremely gifted―and divided―family, set against the backdrop of postwar AmericaOn Easter day, 1939, at Marian Anderson's epochal concert on the Washington Mall, David Strom, a German Jewish émigré scientist, meets Delia Daley, a young Philadelphia Negro studying to be a singer. Their mutual love of music draws them together, and―against all odds and better judgment―they marry. They vow to raise their children beyond time, beyond identity, steeped only in song. Jonah, Joseph, and Ruth grow up, however, during the Civil Rights era, coming of age in the violent 1960s, and living out adulthood ...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

    • ASIN: 0312422180
    • Brand: Powers, Richard

  • The Overstory

    WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2019SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA wondrous, exhilarating novel about nine strangers brought together by an unfolding natural catastropheThe best novel ever written about trees, and really, just one of the best novels, period Ann PatchettDazzlingly written Robert MacfarlaneAn artist inherits a hundred years of photographic portraits, all of the same doomed American chestnut. A hard-partying undergraduate in the late 1980s electrocutes herself, dies, and is sent back into life by creatures of air and light. A hearing- and speech-impaired scientist discovers that ...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

    • ASIN: 1784708240

  • Will Fish Ever Fly? A Paper Discussing Racial Issues in Richard Powers' The Time of Our Singing

    Seminar paper from the year 2005 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 1.25, University of Stuttgart, course: Hauptseminar: Recent American Fiction, 11 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: “The bird and the fish can fall in love.” A catchy saying, that suggests the possibility of a highly unconventional pairing. Nevertheless, it immediately evokes a non-trivial question: “But where will they build their nest?” Paradoxically, the saying starts off conveying hope for bird and fish’s unequal relationship, yet its continuation instantly deprives it of all its initial confidence again, leaving behind o...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

    • ASIN: B076WMCJMG

  • El Tiempo De Nuestras Canciones/ the Time of Our Singing (Literatura) (Spanish Edition)


    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

    • ASIN: 8439711263

  • Orfeo: A Novel

    From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Overstory, an emotionally charged novel inspired by the myth of Orpheus."Bravo, Richard Powers, for hitting so many high notes with Orfeo and contributing to the fraction of books that really matter." —Heller McAlpin, NPRIn Orfeo, composer Peter Els opens the door one evening to find the police on his doorstep. His home microbiology lab—the latest experiment in his lifelong attempt to find music in surprising patterns—has aroused the suspicions of Homeland Security. Panicked by the raid, Els turns fugitive and hatches a plan to transform this disastrous collision with the security state in...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

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  • Identity in Contemporary Black-Jewish Fiction: Identity Studies based on "The Time of our Singing" by Richard Powers

    Identity in Contemporary Black Jewish Fiction is a title which raises different reactions. On the one hand, the reader might ask him- /herself is there such a thing as Black-Jewish fiction and on the other hand, the problems which the title implies are acknowledged. These difficulties in the Black-Jewish relationship are going to be evaluated in this book. Although there is certainly a numerous Black-Jewish population in the world, only the relation in the US is going to be regarded. There are different aspects which decide how the relationship between people of Black and Jewish decent has been manifested. To define ethnical terms or the iden...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

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  • CyberStorm (Cyber Series Book 1)

    The incredibly realistic story of one family's struggle to survive the destruction of New York in a massive terror attack. Million-copy bestseller now in development for film by 20th Century Fox."I couldn't put it down...shows how dangerous our transition to an interconnected infrastructure has become." Karic Allega, Joint Military Cyber Command, US NAVYNEW YORK GOES DARK IN THE DEAD OF WINTER...A TERRIFYING MYSTERY BEGINS...BUT WHO IS THE ENEMY? AND WILL THEY STRIKE AGAIN?Mike Mitchell is an average New Yorker struggling just to keep his family together when a string of disasters shreds the bustling megacity around them.The Internet and comm...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

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  • Tin House Magazine: In The Footsteps of Rumi [Vol. 4/No. 1]

    When contributing editor Dorothy Allison's first story collection, Trash, came out in 1988, it was a revelation. The autobiographical stories about "a cross-eyed working-class lesbian, addicted to violence, language, and hope" leaped off the page. The collection is being reissued this month, and Tin House is proud to publish "Compassion," a new story written for the new edition. We're also excited to run an excerpt from Richard Powers's new novel, The Time of Our Singing. Another contemporary master, Francine Prose, talks with our editor at large, Elissa Schappell, about her new book, The Lives of the Muses, the state of literature today (too...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

    • ASIN: B000PUVDZG

  • Der Klang der Zeit: Roman (German Edition)

    Der große amerikanische Romanautor Richard Powers erzählt in "Klang der Zeit" eine Geschichte voll Anmut und Schönheit über eine Familie mit zwei Hautfarben und einer Leidenschaft: der Musik. Entstanden ist ein cinematogaphischer Roman über Amerikas jüngste Vergangenheit, über die Lüge, auf der seine Gegenwart baut, und eine einzigartige Liebeserklärung an die Musik.
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

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  • Schubert, Bach, Dowland - The Function of Music in Richard Power's "The Time of Our Singing"

    Seminar paper from the year 2005 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Literature, grade: 2,7, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel (Englisches Seminar ), course: Seminar: Literature and Music, 39 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: Introduction“I can′t pretend that anything I′ve ever experienced can compare to what black or mixed-race people confront on a daily basis in this country,” says Richard Powers, author of The Time of Our Singing.1 Racism and belonging are the most important topics in his recent novel. Joseph and Jonah Strom, sons of David Strom, a Jewish German immigrant and his wi...
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing

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  • Will Fish Ever Fly? A Paper Discussing Racial Issues in Richard Powers' The Time of Our Singing - eBook

    Seminar paper from the year 2005 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 1.25, University of Stuttgart, course: Hauptseminar: Recent American Fiction, 11 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: 'The bird and the fish can fall in love.' A catchy saying, that suggests the possibility of a highly unconventional pairing. Nevertheless, it immediately evokes a non-trivial question: 'But where will they build their nest?' Paradoxically, the saying starts off conveying hope for bird and fish's unequal relationship, yet its continuation instantly deprives it of all its initial confidence again, leaving behind only a dull prospect of this couple's
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing
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  • The Time of Our Singing - eBook

    A magnificent, multifaceted novel about a supremely gifted -- and divided -- family, set against the backdrop of postwar AmericaOn Easter day, 1939, at Marian Anderson's epochal concert on the Washington Mall, David Strom, a German Jewish émigré scientist, meets Delia Daley, a young Philadelphia Negro studying to be a singer. Their mutual love of music draws them together, and--against all odds and better judgment--they marry. They vow to raise their children beyond time, beyond identity, steeped in song. But their three children must survive America's brutal here and now. Jonah, Joseph, and Ruth grow up during the Civil Rights
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  • Schubert, Bach, Dowland - The Function of Music in Richard Power's 'The Time of Our Singing' - eBook

    Seminar paper from the year 2005 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Literature, grade: 2,7, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel (Englisches Seminar ), course: Seminar: Literature and Music, 39 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: Introduction 'I can't pretend that anything I've ever experienced can compare to what black or mixed-race people confront on a daily basis in this country,' says Richard Powers, author of The Time of Our Singing.1 Racism and belonging are the most important topics in his recent novel. Joseph and Jonah Strom, sons of David Strom, a Jewish German immigrant and his wife, Delia
    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing
    Schubert, Bach, Dowland - The Function of Music in Richard Power's 'The Time of Our Singing' -

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  • The Time of Our Singing - Audiobook

    A magnificent, multifaceted novel about a supremely gifted -- and divided -- family, set against the backdrop of postwar America On Easter day, 1939, at Marian Anderson's epochal concert on the Washington Mall, David Strom, a German Jewish emigre scientist, meets Delia Daley, a young Philadelphia Negro studying to be a singer. Their mutual love of music draws them together, and--against all odds and better judgment--they marry. They vow to raise their children beyond time, beyond identity, steeped in song. But their three children must survive America's brutal here and now. Jonah, Joseph, and Ruth grow up during the Civil
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  • David Foster Wallace & Richard Powers Q&A moderated by John O'Brien (12/2000)

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    Novelist Richard Powers ("The Time of our Singing" and "The Echomaker") joins Duke faculty composer Scott Lindroth, the Horszowski Piano Trio, clarinetist Benjamin Fingland, flutist Laura Gilbert a...
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    Time of Our Singing

    Richard Powers The Time Of Our Singing
    A video interpretation of a passage from Richard Powers' book, "A Time of Our Singing". The passage was personally selected by Richard Powers and the work commissioned by the Provost Office at the ...
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