Books published by SUNY Press


Calling Cards

SUNY Press | March 29, 2005 | 303 pages
Explores personal and professional issues in the study of race, gender, and culture.  More Info

The Family Flamboyant

SUNY Press | October 12, 2006 | 232 pages
Interrogates the normative heterosexual family from feminist, Jewish, and queer perspectives.  More Info

Acceptable Genes?

SUNY Press | October 30, 2009 | 272 pages
Perspectives on genetically modified foods from world religions and indigenous traditions.  More Info

Bodies in China

Suny Press | January 2, 2019 | 282 pages
Engages with Chinese philosophy to offer new conceptual models for reframing gender, bodies, and aesthetics.  More Info

Mystery 101

Suny Press | January 2, 2019 | 216 pages
Delineates the knowable from the unknowable in philosophy, science, and theology.  More Info

The Vocation of Writing

Suny Press | January 2, 2019 | 212 pages
Explores how violence structures language and the writing of literature and philosophy.  More Info

Only the People Can Save the People

Suny Press | January 2, 2019 | 230 pages
Examines the egalitarian, creative, and inclusive practice of radical democracy in contemporary Venezuela.  More Info

Angry Rain

SUNY Press | September 10, 2018 | 168 pages
Reveals the development of Maurice Kenny’s growing artistic consciousness, while attesting to both the beauty and brutality of the world in which he lived. Maurice Kenny’s career as a writer, teacher, publisher, and storyteller spanned more than six decades, during which he published over... More Info

On Self-translation

Suny Press | November 1, 2018 | 273 pages
A fascinating collection of essays and conversations on the changing nature of language.  More Info

You Who Enter Here

SUNY Press | February 14, 2019 | 248 pages
A beautifully rendered, brutally realistic Native American gang novel. Matthew has grown up in hell. His father is gone, and his mother drinks and hooks up with men who abuse Matthew and his sister. He finally decides to hit the streets of Farmington to get away and to drink himself to death—in... More Info

Changed Forever

Suny Press | January 2, 2019 | 406 pages
The first in-depth study of a range of literature written by Native Americans who attended government-run boarding schools.  More Info

The Art of Gratitude

Suny Press | January 2, 2019 | 236 pages
Explores how the emotional experience of gratitude has been enlisted in neoliberal governance through the language of debt.  More Info