Uninvited

📒Uninvited ✍ Patricia White

✏Book Title : Uninvited
✏Author : Patricia White
✏Publisher : Indiana University Press
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 269
✏ISBN : 0253336414
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Uninvited Book Summary : Lesbian characters, stories, and images were barred from onscreen depiction in Hollywood films from the 1930s to the 1960s together with all forms of "sex perversion." Through close readings of gothics, ghost films, and maternal melodramas addressed to female audiences, Uninvited argues that viewers are "invited" to make lesbian "inferences."

📒Uninvited ✍ Carrie Jenkins

✏Book Title : Uninvited
✏Author : Carrie Jenkins
✏Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
✏Release Date : 2020-05-21
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9780228002703
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Uninvited Book Summary : Plato's Symposium depicts a group of men giving a series of speeches about the nature of love, with themes ranging from religion and metaphysics to medicine and pregnancy. The lone woman in the room, a "flute girl," is sent away as the discussion turns to serious matters; at the same time, the wisest of the men attributes his theories to a woman, the possibly fictional Diotima. Despite their absence from this important intellectual exchange, women are part of Symposium. What can contemporary feminist readers do with this troubling yet immeasurably influential work? In Uninvited historian Carla Nappi and philosopher Carrie Jenkins talk back to Plato in poetry, inspired by the voices of women characters who were not previously permitted to speak. Images and ideas from Symposium are refracted through multiple lenses to reveal a tumult of mystical, intellectual, pedagogical, and sexual ideologies. Sometimes beautiful, sometimes horrific, these poems dance within and between the lines of Symposium, carving space for new kinds of conversations about love, with themes ranging from gender and voice to power and violence. Designed to be read with or without prior knowledge of Plato, this book invites the uninvited to join a strange, amorphous, and unending conversation on the nature of love and desire - and on the possibilities intellectual and creative activity can offer.

📒The Uninvited ✍ Tim J. Kelly

✏Book Title : The Uninvited
✏Author : Tim J. Kelly
✏Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
✏Release Date : 1979
✏Pages : 65
✏ISBN : 0822211963
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Uninvited Book Summary : THE STORY: Seeking to escape the demands of life in London, Pam Fitzgerald and her brother, Roddy, an aspiring playwright, discover a charming house in the west of England, overlooking the Irish Sea. The house, Cliff End, has long been empty, and t

📒Uninvited ✍ Amanda Marrone

✏Book Title : Uninvited
✏Author : Amanda Marrone
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2009-10-27
✏Pages : 224
✏ISBN : 1442407352
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Uninvited Book Summary : When rejection comes back to bite you... Jordan's life sucks. Her boyfriend, Michael, dumped her, slept his way through half the student body, and then killed himself. But now, somehow, he appears at her window every night, begging her to let him in. Jordan can't understand why he wants her, but she feels her resistance wearing down. After all, her life -- once a broken record of boring parties, meaningless hookups, and friends she couldn't relate to -- now consists of her drinking alone in her room as she waits for the sun to go down. Michael needs to be invited in before he can enter. All Jordan has to do is say the words....

📒The Uninvited ✍ Tim Wynne-Jones

✏Book Title : The Uninvited
✏Author : Tim Wynne-Jones
✏Publisher : Candlewick Press
✏Release Date : 2010-03-16
✏Pages : 368
✏ISBN : 9780763651770
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Uninvited Book Summary : Who IS the uninvited? This twisty page-turner from a master of suspense plumbs the unsettling goings-on at a picture-perfect woodland cottage. Mimi Shapiro had a disturbing freshman year at NYU, thanks to a foolish affair with a professor who still haunts her caller ID. So when her artist father, Marc, offers the use of his remote Canadian cottage, she’s glad to hop in her Mini Cooper and drive up north. The house is fairy-tale quaint, and the key is hidden right where her dad said it would be, so she’s shocked to fi nd someone already living there -- Jay, a young musician, who is equally startled to meet Mimi and immediately accuses her of leaving strange and threatening tokens inside: a dead bird, a snakeskin, a cricket sound track embedded in his latest composition. But Mimi has just arrived, so who is responsible? And more alarmingly, what does the intruder want? Part gripping thriller, part family drama, this fast-paced novel plays out in alternating viewpoints, in a pastoral setting that is evocative and eerie -- a mysterious character in its own right.

📒The Uninvited ✍ Steven A. LaChance

✏Book Title : The Uninvited
✏Author : Steven A. LaChance
✏Publisher : Llewellyn Worldwide
✏Release Date : 2011-10-08
✏Pages : 264
✏ISBN : 9780738722757
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Uninvited Book Summary : What kind of evil lives at the Union Screaming House? In this true and terrifying firsthand account, Steven LaChance reveals how he and his three children were driven from their Union, Missouri, home by demonic attackers. LaChance chronicles how the house's relentless supernatural predators infest those around them. He consults paranormal investigators, psychics, and priests, but the demonic attacks—screams, growls, putrid odors, invisible shoves, bites, and other physical violations—only grow worse. The entities clearly demonstrate their wrath and power: killing family pets, sexually assaulting individuals, even causing two people to be institutionalized. The demons' next target is the current homeowner, Helen. When the entities take possession and urge Helen toward murder and madness, LaChance must engage in a hair-raising battle for her soul. Selected as one of the Best Books of 2008 by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

✏Book Title : Ajanta The arrival of the uninvited
✏Author : Walter M. Spink
✏Publisher : BRILL
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 265
✏ISBN : 9789004148338
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Ajanta The arrival of the uninvited Book Summary : Annotation. Volume Two begins with the contentious, yet challenging, views of Hans Bakker and Richard Cohen, both of whom are involved with an overview of Ajanta's development. This is explored further in shorter essays by Karl Khandalavala, Arvind Jamkhedkar, and Brahmanand Deshpande. At the same time, the author presents a detailed analysis of the form and development of Cave 26, as a model upon which his other arguments are built.

📒Uninvited ✍ Justine Musk

✏Book Title : Uninvited
✏Author : Justine Musk
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2007-09-11
✏Pages : 272
✏ISBN : 9781416571940
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Uninvited Book Summary : Kelly Ruland's world fell apart when her brother Jasper walked away the sole survivor of a car accident...and kept walking right out of town. She doesn't want to believe that Jasper was at fault - but then why did he run away? How could he abandon Kelly and her parents? Now, former star student and athlete Kelly struggles to care about anything anymore, sleepwalking through school and experimenting with dangerous behavior as she tries to fill the void inside her. Then one night, Jaspers returns...but he's not alone. Someone has followed him home. Someone who hides in the space behind the truth, who hovers in the shadows between the known and the unknown. His name is Archie, and he is the stranger they never asked to know, the guest they never invited . And he's about to challenge Kelly and Jasper to a game that demands a price they may not be willing to pay...

📒An Uninvited Ghost ✍ E.J. Copperman

✏Book Title : AN Uninvited Ghost
✏Author : E.J. Copperman
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2011-04-05
✏Pages : 304
✏ISBN : 9781101477618
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏AN Uninvited Ghost Book Summary : Alison and her resident gumshoe ghost are on their next case when the deceased Scott MacFarlane floats in worried that he accidentally killed a prominent local woman. Turns out she's still alive...that is, of course, until she's murdered-in Alison's house. Now, between the demands of her guests and the arrival of a reality television crew, Alison must find the killer before she sees reality from the other side.

📒The Uninvited ✍ Liz Jensen

✏Book Title : The Uninvited
✏Author : Liz Jensen
✏Publisher : A&C Black
✏Release Date : 2012-07-05
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 9781408830062
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Uninvited Book Summary : A seven-year-old girl puts a nail-gun to her grandmother's neck and fires. An isolated incident, say the experts. The experts are wrong. Across the world, children are killing their families. Is violence contagious? As chilling murders by children grip the country, anthropologist Hesketh Lock has his own mystery to solve: a bizarre scandal in the Taiwan timber industry. Hesketh has never been good at relationships: Asperger's Syndrome has seen to that. But he does have a talent for spotting behavioural patterns, and an outsider's fascination with group dynamics. Nothing obvious connects Hesketh's Southeast Asian case with the atrocities back home. Or with the increasingly odd behaviour of his beloved step-son, Freddy. But when Hesketh's Taiwan contact dies shockingly and more acts of sabotage and child violence sweep the globe, he is forced to acknowledge possibilities that defy the rational principles on which he has staked his life, his career and, most devastatingly of all, his role as a father. Part psychological thriller, part dystopian nightmare, The Uninvited is a powerful and viscerally unsettling portrait of apocalypse in embryo.