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  • Katherine Anne Porter

    Katherine Anne Porter

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780878052677

    The distinguished American author discusses literature, her life, and her writing

  • Katherine Anne Porter

    Katherine Anne Porter

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780878052660

    Collections of interviews with notable modern writers

  • Cajuns and Their Acadian Ancestors

    Cajuns and Their Acadian Ancestors
    av Shane K. Bernard

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934110782

    Cajuns and Their Acadian Ancestors: A Young Reader's History traces the four-hundred-year history of this distinct American ethnic group. While written in a format comprehensible to junior-high and high-school students, it will prove appealing and i…

  • Builders of a New South

    Builders of a New South
    av Aaron D. Anderson

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617036675

    Builders of a New South describes how, between 1865 and 1914, ten Natchez mercantile families emerged as leading purveyors in the wholesale plantation supply and cotton handling business, and soon became a dominant force in the social and economic R…

  • Builders of a New South

    Builders of a New South
    av Aaron D. Anderson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496818362

    Builders of a New South describes how, between 1865 and 1914, ten Natchez mercantile families emerged as leading purveyors in the wholesale plantation supply and cotton handling business, and soon became a dominant force in the social and economic R…

  • In Search of Ancient Kings

    In Search of Ancient Kings
    av Brian Willson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496834454

    The Egungun society is one of the least-studied and written-about aspects of African diasporic spiritual traditions. It is the society of the ancestors, the society of the dead. Its primary function is to facilitate all aspects of ancestor veneratio…

  • In Search of Ancient Kings

    In Search of Ancient Kings
    av Brian Willson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496834461

    The Egungun society is one of the least-studied and written-about aspects of African diasporic spiritual traditions. It is the society of the ancestors, the society of the dead. Its primary function is to facilitate all aspects of ancestor veneratio…

  • Poverty Politics

    Poverty Politics
    av Sarah Robertson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496824325

    Representations of southern poor whites have long shifted between romanticization and demonization. At worst, poor southern whites are aligned with racism, bigotry, and right-wing extremism, and, at best, regarded as the passive victims of wider, so…

  • Poverty Politics

    Poverty Politics
    av Sarah Robertson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496824332

    Representations of southern poor whites have long shifted between romanticization and demonization. At worst, poor southern whites are aligned with racism, bigotry, and right-wing extremism, and, at best, regarded as the passive victims of wider, so…

  • Reading Faulkner

    Reading Faulkner
    av Theresa M. Towner

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578068135

    William Faulkner once called the short story ""the most demanding form after poetry."" In that form, he achieved splendid success. He wrote over a hundred short stories, published nearly all of them during his lifetime, and has become one of the mos…

  • Plunging into Haiti

    Plunging into Haiti
    av Ralph Pezzullo

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604735338

    For much of the early 1990s, Haiti held the world's attention. A fiery populist priest, Jean Bertrand Aristide, was elected president and deposed a year later in a military coup. Soon thousands of desperately poor Haitians started to arrive in makes…

  • Plunging into Haiti

    Plunging into Haiti
    av Ralph Pezzullo

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578068609

    For much of the early 1990s, Haiti held the world's attention. A fiery populist priest, Jean Bertrand Aristide, was elected president and deposed a year later in a military coup. Soon thousands of desperately poor Haitians started to arrive in makes…

  • Christmas Stories from Georgia

    Christmas Stories from Georgia

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578067954

    Penned by distinguished and emerging writers, the works in Christmas Stories from Georgia span over two centuries of the state's storytelling. From the Blue Ridge Mountains to the seaport Savannah, the landscapes, characters, and holiday traditions…

  • Return to Dresden

    Return to Dresden
    av Maria Ritter

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578065967

    Why did the German people tolerate the Nazi madness? Maria Ritter's life is haunted by the ever-painful, never-answerable ""German Question."" Who knew? What was known? Confronting the profound silence in which most postwar Germans buried pain and s…

  • Paul Marchand, F. M. C.

    Paul Marchand, F. M. C.
    av Charles W. Chesnutt

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578067985

    Chesnutt wrote this novel at the beginning of the Harlem Renaissance, but set it in a time and place favored by George Washington Cable. Published now for the first time, Paul Marchand: Free Man of Color examines the system of race and caste in nine…

  • Unruly Tongue

    Unruly Tongue
    av Martha J. Cutter

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604731989

    Women should be seen and not heard."" That was a well-known maxim in nineteenth century America. American women writers--such as Louisa May Alcott, Kate Chopin, and Willa Cather--devised a brilliant method for crashing that barrier to creativity. In…

  • Unruly Tongue

    Unruly Tongue
    av Martha J. Cutter

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578060856

    Women should be seen and not heard."" That was a well-known maxim in nineteenth century America. American women writers--such as Louisa May Alcott, Kate Chopin, and Willa Cather--devised a brilliant method for crashing that barrier to creativity. In…

  • Global Neorealism

    Global Neorealism

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617038259

    Intellectual, cultural, and film historians have long considered neorealism the founding block of post-World War II Italian cinema. Neorealism, the traditional story goes, was an Italian film style born in the second postwar period and aimed at reco…

  • Global Neorealism

    Global Neorealism

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617031229

    Intellectual, cultural, and film historians have long considered neorealism the founding block of post-World War II Italian cinema. Neorealism, the traditional story goes, was an Italian film style born in the second postwar period and aimed at reco…

  • Conversations with Colson Whitehead

    Conversations with Colson Whitehead

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496821522

    Since the publication of his first novel, The Intuitionist, in 1999, Colson Whitehead (b. 1969) has been considered an important new voice in American literature. His seven subsequent books have done little to contradict that initial assessment, esp…

  • Conversations with Colson Whitehead

    Conversations with Colson Whitehead

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496821478

    Since the publication of his first novel, The Intuitionist, in 1999, Colson Whitehead (b. 1969) has been considered an important new voice in American literature. His seven subsequent books have done little to contradict that initial assessment, esp…

  • Exploring Southeastern Archaeology

    Exploring Southeastern Archaeology

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628462401

    This volume includes original scholarship on a wide array of current archaeological research across the South. One essay explores the effects of climate on early cultures in Mississippi. Contributors reveal the production and distribution of stone e…

  • Exploring Southeastern Archaeology

    Exploring Southeastern Archaeology

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496820358

    Contributions by Keith A. Baca, Jeffrey P. Brain, Samuel O. Brookes, Ian W. Brown, Philip J. Carr, Jessica Crawford, Patricia Galloway, Alison M. Hadley, Christopher T. Hays, Edward R. Henry, Cliff Jenkins, Jay K. Johnson, Evan Peacock, Janet Raffer…

  • Embroidered Stories

    Embroidered Stories

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628460131

    For Italian immigrants and their descendants, needlework represents a marker of identity, a cultural touchstone as powerful as pasta and Neapolitan music. Out of the artifacts of their memory and imagination, Italian immigrants and their descendants…

  • Embroidered Stories

    Embroidered Stories

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496804594

    For Italian immigrants and their descendants, needlework represents a marker of identity, a cultural touchstone as powerful as pasta and Neapolitan music. Out of the artifacts of their memory and imagination, Italian immigrants and their descendants…

  • Martin R. Delany's Civil War and Reconstruction

    Martin R. Delany's Civil War and Reconstruction

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496826640

    Militant? Uncompromising? Pragmatic? Utilitarian? Accommodating? Conservative? To engage Martin Robison Delany (1812-1885) is to wrestle with almost all the complexities and paradoxes of nineteenth-century black leadership in one public intellectual…

  • Martin R. Delany's Civil War and Reconstruction

    Martin R. Delany's Civil War and Reconstruction

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496826633

    Militant? Uncompromising? Pragmatic? Utilitarian? Accommodating? Conservative? To engage Martin Robison Delany (1812-1885) is to wrestle with almost all the complexities and paradoxes of nineteenth-century black leadership in one public intellectual…

  • Dunlap

    Dunlap
    av William Dunlap

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578069040

    When art reviewers have attempted to pin him down, Mississippi-born artist William Dunlap has called what he does "hypothetical realism." "These places and situations don't exist, but they could," he says. As the book Dunlap demonstrates, the artist…

  • My Life With Charlie Brown

    My Life With Charlie Brown
    av Charles M. Schulz, M. Thomas Inge, Charles M. Schulz

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604734478

    Featuring many never-before-published works, this is the revealing personal story of the creator of Charlie Brown and "Peanuts". Best known as the creator of "Peanuts", Charles M. Schulz (1922-2000) was also a writer of thoughtful and precise prose…

  • Clothing and Fashion in Southern History

    Clothing and Fashion in Southern History

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496829511

    Contributions by Grace Elizabeth Hale, Katie Knowles, Ted Ownby, Jonathan Prude, William Sturkey, Susannah Walker, Becca Walton, and Sarah Jones WeickselFashion studies have long centered on the art and preservation of finely rendered garments of th…

  • Clothing and Fashion in Southern History

    Clothing and Fashion in Southern History

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496829504

    Contributions by Grace Elizabeth Hale, Katie Knowles, Ted Ownby, Jonathan Prude, William Sturkey, Susannah Walker, Becca Walton, and Sarah Jones WeickselFashion studies have long centered on the art and preservation of finely rendered garments of th…

  • Sam Peckinpah

    Sam Peckinpah

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934110638

    Sam Peckinpah (1925-1984), an accomplished writer and director of television westerns, did not attract media attention until the release of his second feature-length film, the award-winning Ride the High Country. Peckinpah revealed in early intervie…

  • Sam Peckinpah

    Sam Peckinpah

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934110645

    Sam Peckinpah (1925-1984), an accomplished writer and director of television westerns, did not attract media attention until the release of his second feature-length film, the award-winning Ride the High Country. Peckinpah revealed in early intervie…

  • Projections of Passing

    Projections of Passing
    av N. Megan Kelley

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496806277

    A key concern in postwar America was ""who's passing for whom?"" Analyzing representations of passing in Hollywood films reveals changing cultural ideas about authenticity and identity in a country reeling from a hot war and moving towards a cold on…

  • Projections of Passing

    Projections of Passing
    av N. Megan Kelley

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496834546

    A key concern in postwar America was ""who's passing for whom?"" Analyzing representations of passing in Hollywood films reveals changing cultural ideas about authenticity and identity in a country reeling from a hot war and moving towards a cold on…

  • The Green Depression

    The Green Depression
    av Matthew M. Lambert

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496830401

    Dust storms. Flooding. The fear of nuclear fallout. While literary critics associate authors of the 1930s and '40s with leftist political and economic thought, they often ignore concern in the period's literary and cultural works with major environm…

  • The Green Depression

    The Green Depression
    av Matthew M. Lambert

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496830418

    Dust storms. Flooding. The fear of nuclear fallout. While literary critics associate authors of the 1930s and '40s with leftist political and economic thought, they often ignore concern in the period's literary and cultural works with major environm…

  • Conversations with Maurice Sendak

    Conversations with Maurice Sendak

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496808868

    Maurice Sendak (1928-2012) stands out as one of the most respected, influential authors of the twentieth century. Though primarily known as a children's book writer and illustrator, he did not limit himself to these areas. He saw himself first and f…

  • Conversations with Maurice Sendak

    Conversations with Maurice Sendak

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496808707

    Maurice Sendak (1928-2012) stands out as one of the most respected, influential authors of the twentieth century. Though primarily known as a children's book writer and illustrator, he did not limit himself to these areas. He saw himself first and f…

  • Letters from Forest Place

    Letters from Forest Place

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604735086

    This is a marvelously interesting collection of letters written over a period of thirty years by members of the Thomas A. Watkins family of Carroll County, Mississippi. The correspondence provides an intimate look into activities in the household of…

  • Harvey Pekar

    Harvey Pekar

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604730852

    Harvey Pekar's American Splendor is the longest-running and arguably the most influential autobiographical comic book series produced in America. Since 1976, Pekar (b. 1939) has reported on his life through his comics. Pekar's comic books deal with…

  • Harvey Pekar

    Harvey Pekar

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604730869

    Harvey Pekar's American Splendor is the longest-running and arguably the most influential autobiographical comic book series produced in America. Since 1976, Pekar (b. 1939) has reported on his life through his comics. Pekar's comic books deal with…

  • Faulkner and Money

    Faulkner and Money

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496822529

    Contributions by W. Fitzhugh Brundage, Jordan Burke, Rebecca Bennett Clark, James C. Cobb, Anna Creadick, Colin Dayan, Wai Chee Dimock, Sarah E. Gardner, Hannah Godwin, Brooks E. Hefner, Andrew B. Leiter, Sean McCann, Conor Picken, Natalie J. Ring,…

  • Ghosts along the Mississippi River

    Ghosts along the Mississippi River
    av Alan Brown

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617031434

    Some of the nation's most compelling ghost stories owe their origin to ""The Father of Waters."" Ghosts along the Mississippi River is the first book-length collection of ghost tales from the small towns and bustling cities that have grown up along…

  • Ghosts along the Mississippi River

    Ghosts along the Mississippi River
    av Alan Brown

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617031441

    Some of the nation's most compelling ghost stories owe their origin to ""The Father of Waters."" Ghosts along the Mississippi River is the first book-length collection of ghost tales from the small towns and bustling cities that have grown up along…

  • Gender and the Superhero Narrative

    Gender and the Superhero Narrative

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496818805

    Contributions by Dorian Alexander, Janine Coleman, Gabriel Gianola, Mel Gibson, Michael Goodrum, Tim Hanley, Vanessa Hemovich, Christina Knopf, Christopher McGunnigle, Samira Nadkarni, Ryan North, Lisa Perdigao, Tara Prescott, Philip Smith, and Mait…

  • Gender and the Superhero Narrative

    Gender and the Superhero Narrative

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496821102

    Contributions by Dorian Alexander, Janine Coleman, Gabriel Gianola, Mel Gibson, Michael Goodrum, Tim Hanley, Vanessa Hemovich, Christina Knopf, Christopher McGunnigle, Samira Nadkarni, Ryan North, Lisa Perdigao, Tara Prescott, Philip Smith, and Mait…

  • Striking Performances/Performing Strikes

    Striking Performances/Performing Strikes
    av Kirk W. Fuoss

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617030604

    In the 1930s two protest groups gained the public eye by role playing. They brought their social grievances to attention in their communities by staging mock performances. In this fascinating study of two strikes, Kirk W. Fuoss reports how the novel…

  • The Courting of Marcus Dupree

    The Courting of Marcus Dupree
    av Willie Morris

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780878055852

    At the time of Marcus Dupree's birth, when Deep South racism was about to crest and shatter against the Civil Rights Movement, Willie Morris journeyed north in a circular transit peculiar to southern writers. His memoir of those years, North Toward…

  • Flannery O'Connor's Religion of the Grotesque

    Flannery O'Connor's Religion of the Grotesque
    av Marshall Bruce Gentry

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578068654

    This new assessment of a major southern writer's work offers a revisionist view of her characters, who in the past twenty-five years of critical attention too often and too easily have been labeled grotesque. O'Connor's stories and novels are usuall…

  • Blasian Invasion

    Blasian Invasion
    av Myra S. Washington

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496823465

    Myra S. Washington probes the social construction of race through the mixed-race identity of Blasians, people of Black and Asian ancestry. She looks at the construction of the identifier Blasian and how this term went from being undefined to forming…

  • Blasian Invasion

    Blasian Invasion
    av Myra S. Washington

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496814227

    Myra S. Washington probes the social construction of race through the mixed-race identity of Blasians, people of Black and Asian ancestry. She looks at the construction of the identifier Blasian and how this term went from being undefined to forming…

  • Welty

    Welty

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780878053155

    Marking the fiftieth anniversary of Eudora Welty's first important publication, this special collection of critical essays celebrates her achievement as an incomparable literary artist. Since 1936, when ""Death of a Traveling Salesman"" was publishe…

  • Welty

    Welty

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604730203

    Marking the fiftieth anniversary of Eudora Welty's first important publication, this special collection of critical essays celebrates her achievement as an incomparable literary artist. Since 1936, when ""Death of a Traveling Salesman"" was publishe…

  • Conversations with Hunter S. Thompson

    Conversations with Hunter S. Thompson

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934110775

    In 1971, the outlandish originator of gonzo journalism, Hunter S. Thompson (1937-2005) commandeered the international literary limelight with his best-selling, comic masterpiece Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Following his 1966 debut Hell's Angels,…

  • Conversations with Hunter S. Thompson

    Conversations with Hunter S. Thompson

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934110768

    In 1971, the outlandish originator of gonzo journalism, Hunter S. Thompson (1937-2005) commandeered the international literary limelight with his best-selling, comic masterpiece Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Following his 1966 debut Hell's Angels,…

  • New Orleans Remix

    New Orleans Remix
    av Jack Sullivan

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496815262

    Since the 1990s, New Orleans has been experiencing its greatest musical renaissance since Louis Armstrong. Brass band, funk, hip hop, Mardi Gras Indian, zydeco, and other styles are rocking the city in new neighborhood bars far from the Bourbon Stre…

  • World War I and Southern Modernity

    World War I and Southern Modernity
    av David A. Davis

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496815415

    When the United States entered World War I, parts of the country had developed industries, urban cultures, and democratic political systems, but the South lagged behind, remaining an impoverished, agriculture region. Despite New South boosterism, th…

  • A Voice That Could Stir an Army

    A Voice That Could Stir an Army
    av Maegan Parker Brooks

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496807939

    A sharecropper, a warrior, and a truth-telling prophet, Fannie Lou Hamer (1917-1977) stands as a powerful symbol not only of the 1960s black freedom movement, but also of the enduring human struggle against oppression. A Voice That Could Stir an Arm…

  • A Voice That Could Stir an Army

    A Voice That Could Stir an Army
    av Maegan Parker Brooks

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628460049

    A sharecropper, a warrior, and a truth-telling prophet, Fannie Lou Hamer (1917-1977) stands as a powerful symbol not only of the 1960s black freedom movement, but also of the enduring human struggle against oppression. A Voice That Could Stir an Arm…

  • Mort Walker

    Mort Walker

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578066995

    When Mort Walker (b. 1923) was ten years old, he received an inscribed Moon Mullins cartoon from its creator Frank Willard that read, ""Say Morton, those drawings you sent me were swell-I'll bet you'll be a big shot cartoonist some day."" By the tim…

  • Mort Walker

    Mort Walker

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578067008

    When Mort Walker (b. 1923) was ten years old, he received an inscribed Moon Mullins cartoon from its creator Frank Willard that read, ""Say Morton, those drawings you sent me were swell-I'll bet you'll be a big shot cartoonist some day."" By the tim…

  • Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma

    Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma
    av Eden Wales Freedman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496827340

    Theorists emphasize the necessity of writing about - or witnessing - trauma in order to overcome it. To this critical conversation, Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma: Confronting Race, Gender, and Violence in American Literature treats reader res…

  • Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma

    Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma
    av Eden Wales Freedman

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496827333

    Theorists emphasize the necessity of writing about - or witnessing - trauma in order to overcome it. To this critical conversation, Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma: Confronting Race, Gender, and Violence in American Literature treats reader res…

  • Conversations with Michael Crichton

    Conversations with Michael Crichton

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617030123

    Conversations with Michael Crichton brings together decades of interviews and profiles with one of the world's most successful authors. Michael Crichton (1942-2008) had many careers-doctor, novelist, film director, screenwriter-but was best known to…

  • Conversations with Michael Crichton

    Conversations with Michael Crichton

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617030130

    Conversations with Michael Crichton brings together decades of interviews and profiles with one of the world's most successful authors. Michael Crichton (1942-2008) had many careers-doctor, novelist, film director, screenwriter-but was best known to…

  • Second Line Rescue

    Second Line Rescue

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617037962

    Second Line Rescue: Improvised Responses to Katrina and Rita chronicles the brave and creative acts through which Gulf Coast people rescued their neighbors during the chaotic aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Ordinary citizens joined in with…

  • Southern Religion, Southern Culture

    Southern Religion, Southern Culture

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496820471

    Contributions by Ryan L. Fletcher, Darren E. Grem, Paul Harvey, Alicia Jackson, Ted Ownby, Otis W. Pickett, Arthur Remillard, Chad Seales, and Randall J. Stephens Over more than three decades of teaching at the University of Mississippi, Charles Rea…

  • Southern Religion, Southern Culture

    Southern Religion, Southern Culture

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496828279

    Contributions by Ryan L. Fletcher, Darren E. Grem, Paul Harvey, Alicia Jackson, Ted Ownby, Otis W. Pickett, Arthur Remillard, Chad Seales, and Randall J. StephensOver more than three decades of teaching at the University of Mississippi, Charles Reag…

  • Pleasant Journeys and Good Eats Along the Way

    Pleasant Journeys and Good Eats Along the Way
    av Jay Williams, Kevin Grogan, Donald Kuspit

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781934110225

    John Baeder (b 1938) is an internationally recognized photorealist painter.Originally attracted to the classic images of family-run businesses and old black-and-white photographs of downtown vistas, Baeder has spent most of his career depicting thes…

  • Professional Wrestling

    Professional Wrestling
    av Sharon Mazer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496826862

    Professional wrestling is one of the most popular performance practices in the United States and around the world, drawing millions of spectators to live events and televised broadcasts. The displays of violence, simulated and actual, may be the obv…

  • Professional Wrestling

    Professional Wrestling
    av Sharon Mazer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496826596

    Professional wrestling is one of the most popular performance practices in the United States and around the world, drawing millions of spectators to live events and televised broadcasts. The displays of violence, simulated and actual, may be the obv…

  • Racial Uplift and American Music, 1878-1943

    Racial Uplift and American Music, 1878-1943
    av Lawrence Schenbeck

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617032295

    Racial Uplift and American Music, 1878-1943 traces the career of racial uplift ideology as a factor in elite African Americans' embrace of classical music around the turn of the previous century, from the collapse of Reconstruction to the death of c…

  • Racial Uplift and American Music, 1878-1943

    Racial Uplift and American Music, 1878-1943
    av Lawrence Schenbeck

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628460636

    Racial Uplift and American Music, 1878-1943 traces the career of racial uplift ideology as a factor in elite African Americans' embrace of classical music around the turn of the previous century, from the collapse of Reconstruction to the death of c…

  • Fredric Wertham and the Critique of Mass Culture

    Fredric Wertham and the Critique of Mass Culture
    av Bart Beaty

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578068197

    Too often remembered solely as the psychiatrist and cultural critic whose testimony in Senate subcommittees sparked the creation of the Comics Code, Fredric Wertham was a far more complex man. Author Bart Beaty traces the evolution of Wertham's atti…

  • Fredric Wertham and the Critique of Mass Culture

    Fredric Wertham and the Critique of Mass Culture
    av Bart Beaty

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578068104

    Too often remembered solely as the psychiatrist and cultural critic whose testimony in Senate subcommittees sparked the creation of the Comics Code, Fredric Wertham was a far more complex man. Author Bart Beaty traces the evolution of Wertham's atti…

  • Feminism, the Left, and Postwar Literary Culture

    Feminism, the Left, and Postwar Literary Culture
    av Kathlene McDonald

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617033018

    This book traces the development of a Left feminist consciousness as women became more actively involved in the American Left during and immediately following World War II. McDonald argues that women writers on the Left drew on the rhetoric of antif…

  • Feminism, the Left, and Postwar Literary Culture

    Feminism, the Left, and Postwar Literary Culture
    av Kathlene McDonald

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628460667

    This book traces the development of a Left feminist consciousness as women became more actively involved in the American Left during and immediately following World War II. McDonald argues that women writers on the Left drew on the rhetoric of antif…

  • Ang Lee

    Ang Lee

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628462142

    Taiwanese born, Ang Lee (b. 1954) has produced diverse films in his award-winning body of work. Sometimes working in the West, sometimes in the East, he creates films that defy easy categorization and continue to amaze audiences worldwide. Lee has w…

  • Ang Lee

    Ang Lee

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496825612

    Taiwanese born, Ang Lee (b. 1954) has produced diverse films in his award-winning body of work. Sometimes working in the West, sometimes in the East, he creates films that defy easy categorization and continue to amaze Audiences worldwide. Lee has w…

  • Policing Intimacy

    Policing Intimacy
    av Jenna Grace Sciuto

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496833457

    In Policing Intimacy: Law, Sexuality, and the Color Line in Twentieth-Century Hemispheric American Literature, author Jenna Grace Sciuto analyzes literary depictions of sexual policing of the color line across multiple spaces with diverse colonial h…

  • Policing Intimacy

    Policing Intimacy
    av Jenna Grace Sciuto

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496833440

    In Policing Intimacy: Law, Sexuality, and the Color Line in Twentieth-Century Hemispheric American Literature, author Jenna Grace Sciuto analyzes literary depictions of sexual policing of the color line across multiple spaces with diverse colonial h…

  • Fear and What Follows

    Fear and What Follows
    av Tim Parrish

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628461930

    Fear and What Follows is a riveting, unflinching account of the author's spiral into racist violence during the latter years of desegregation in 1960s and 1970s Baton Rouge. About the memoir, author and editor Michael Griffith writes, ""This might b…

  • Fear and What Follows

    Fear and What Follows
    av Tim Parrish

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617038662

    Fear and What Follows is a riveting, unflinching account of the author's spiral into racist violence during the latter years of desegregation in 1960s and 1970s Baton Rouge. About the memoir, author and editor Michael Griffith writes, ""This might b…