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Stewart, Frank 1946-

Works: 80 works in 228 publications in 1 language and 4,465 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Filmed literary readings  Biographical films  Fiction  Filmed interviews  Folklore  Pictorial works  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PS163, 810.936
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A natural history of nature writing by Frank Stewart( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
In Western society we feel neither entirely at one with our fellow creatures, nor entirely separate. Over the years, nature writers have struggled, in memorable language, with this feeling of "in-betweeness." A Natural History of Nature Writing shows us how this genre combines the rigors of science with the beauty of art to make our minds and our hearts whole. The book offers a penetrating overview of the origins and development of this uniquely American literature. Essayist and poet Frank Stewart describes in rich and compelling prose the lives and works of the most prominent American nature writers of the 19th and 20th centuries
Century of the tiger : one hundred years of Korean culture in America, 1903-2003 ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
An anthology of essays, poetry, fiction and artwork by Korean Americans, celebrating 100 years of Korean immigration to the United States
Poetry Hawaii : a contemporary anthology ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Arthur Sze ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Arthur Sze reads from his book The redshifting web : poems 1970-1998 on April 1, 1997 in Los Angeles, and is interviewed by Frank Stewart about the influences of Native American culture, Eastern philosophies, and the nature of scientific inquiry on his poetry
The poem behind the poem : translating Asian poetry ( Book )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
This endlessly fascinating anthology--the first of its kind--gathers essays, poems-in-translation, and worksheets from twenty-one noted translators who discuss their aspirations, methods, and the forces of imagination necessary to bring a poem from one language into another. Languages discussed include Chinese (both ancient and modern), Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, Khmer, and Sanskrit. --Copper Canyon Press
A World between waves ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
"A World Between Waves brilliantly evokes the stunning beauty of America's own tropical paradise. These essays on the natural history of Hawaii by some of America's most renowned writers constitute both a literary celebration of the wonders of the islands and a passionate call to action on behalf of what may soon be gone." "From the "discovery" of the islands by Captain James Cook and the early naturalists who wrote of their treasures to contemporary scientists and observers, these essays capture the history and magnificence of a land that is part of and yet separate from the United States, at once familiar and exotic. This book is a testament to the biological and geological wealth of this unique and threatened island landscape." "A World Between Waves brings to life Hawaii's magnificent islands and seas, forests and volcanoes. For travelers and armchair travelers alike, it is a compelling and inspirational tour guide."--Jacket
Passages to the dream shore : short stories of contemporary Hawaii ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
The presence of whales : contemporary writings on the whale ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Varua Tupu : new writing from French Polynesia ( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Silence to light : Japan and the shadows of war ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Silenced voices ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Mercury rising : featuring contemporary poetry from Taiwan ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Includes poems, stories, and plays by various authors, and photographs of the Iona Contemporary Dance Theatre (performance of The Mythology of angels)
Song of the snow lion ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Other oceans by Wayne Levin( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
"Millions of people visit aquariums each year. These showplaces are invaluable educational tools and, more importantly, provide a window into a mysterious world that few of us will ever experience firsthand. But that world is increasingly threatened by human misuse - by pollution, over-fishing, global warming. Accompanying the waste and devastation is a global trend toward building bigger, more fantastic aquariums. Marvels of architecture and engineering, these artificial oceans seem to be our way of preserving the sea even as we destroy it." "The duotone photographs presented in Other Oceans are the result of visits to fourteen aquariums in the United States and Japan and diving trips off the coasts of California (including Santa Barbara Island), Hawai'i, and Midway Atoll."--Jacket
In the shadow of Angkor : contemporary writing from Cambodia ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The mystified boat : postmodern stories from China ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Two rivers : new Vietnamese writing from America and Viet Nam ( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Seeing the invisible ( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Where the rivers meet : new writing from Australia ( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Homeland ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Frank Stewart American poet
Фрэнк Стюарт
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