• Rachel Marciano
    December 02, 2015

    In need of some help with your holiday shopping? Look no further than Newsline's 2015 holiday book guide. From Chicago’s food history to the Sisters of Charity to punk music, these DePaul authors are sure to have written something for everyone on your list.

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  • Chris Green
    November 11, 2015

    "I Remember: Chicago Veterans of War" weaves together the memories of 50 veterans of World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan. Throughout the book, each veteran speaks in a series of anonymous "I remember" statements labeled by a number rather than a name, a structure that foregrounds the similarities of all wars.

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  • Howard Rosing
    November 04, 2015

    The book is a history of Chicago, told through food, highlighting both famous moments in Chicago's food history and how food intersected and still intersects with the lives of the every-day Chicagoan.

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  • Daniel Makagon
    November 04, 2015

    "Underground" explores the development of regional punk shows in the 1980s that led to a national do-it-yourself touring network starting in the early 1990s. Primarily focusing on house shows and shows at volunteer-run community spaces from the 1990s to the present, "Underground" explains why DIY spaces matter; how punks face challenges within their local areas and that punk didn't end in the 1980s.

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  • Sister Betty Ann McNeil
    D.C.
    October 07, 2015

    The discovery of 500 pages of handwritten memoirs by Daughters of Charity Civil War nurses led to a multi-year project to transcribe, annotate, index and publish "Balm of Hope: Charity Afire Impels Daughters of Charity Civil War Nurses." This text invites readers to listen to courageous women reminisce in their own words about nursing amid the ravages of the Civil War.

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  • Michael Naas
    October 07, 2015

    “Plato's Animals” examines the crucial role played by animal images, metaphors, allusions and analogies in Plato's Dialogues. The 14 essays gathered in this volume demonstrate that the gadflies, snakes, stingrays, swans, dogs, horses and other animals that populate Plato's work are not just rhetorical embellishments but essential elements of his philosophy.

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