CLOCKWORKS WINTER/SPRING 2008
OPEN RANGE:POETRY OF THEREIMAGINED WEST
Laurie Wagner Buyer (MFA ’01)This formidable collection of contemporary poetry embraces the West of personal con-viction. Buyer and co-editor WC Jameson have assembledthe work of 20 writers whose poems compellingly andmemorably represent the modern West.
Ghost Road Press (2007), $13.95
VALOR:FILIPINO WORLD WAR IIVETERANS MEMORIAL
Cheri Gaulke (GGP ’78)Over 120,000 Filipino soldiers fought in World War II as the U.S. Army Forces inthe Far East, yet Congress stripped theFilipino veterans of the benefits they hadbeen promised. The Filipino World War IIVeterans Memorial in Los Angeles tells theveterans’ story. This book documents thecontent, design and historic context of thememorial designed by Gaulke.
Midmarch Arts Press (2007)
DRESSED:A CENTURY OFHOLLYWOOD COSTUME DESIGN
Deborah Nadoolman Landis (RUP ’73)From the lavish productions of Hollywood’sGolden Age through the high-tech block-busters of today, the most memorablemovies all have one thing in common: they rely on the magical transformations ren-dered by the costume designer. Academy Award–nominated costume designer Landisshowcases 100 years of Holly-wood’s mosttantalizing costumes.
Collins Design (2007), $75
Matthew P. Mayo (MFAW ’03)Niall Winters returns from selling his fallherd to find his ranch a burned ruin, hisuncle dead, his wife missing, and the bliz-zard covering any clues with a whole lot of snow. He heads into the raging maw of thestorm determined to confront this demonand salvage the remains of his family’s shat-tered lives. But he has no idea of the horrorsthat await him.
Robert Hale, Ltd. (2007), $24.78
INTUITION RETREAT:YOU HAVE ALLTHE EQUIPMENT ...LEARN HOW ITOPERATES
Max Highstein (RUP ’73)
is a wonderfully multi-dimensional program. The workbook, CDs with exercises and music, and the intuitioncards come together in way that makes thisa sophisticated and powerful tool for devel-oping intuition.
Desert Heart Multimedia (2007),$84.95
THE ELEMENTS OF PERSUASION
Richard Maxwell (RUP ’70) andRobert Dickman (RUP ’70)“Every great leader is a great storyteller,”according to Harvard University psycholo-gist Howard Gardner. In
The Elements of Persuasion
, Maxwell and Dickman teach youhow to tell stories. They show how story-telling relates to every industry and how anyone can benefit from its power.
Collins (2007), $19.95