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American Quarterly

Vol. 48 (1996) through current issue

American Quarterly has been the preeminent guide to American studies since 1949. With a broad, humanistic understanding of American culture, the journal encourages cross-disciplinary work. In addition, it publishes forums, exhibition and book reviews, and short, timely think pieces. American Quarterly is the official publication of the American Studies Association (ASA).

Published by: The Johns Hopkins University Press

Volume 67, 2015

Volume 66, 2014

Volume 65, 2013

Volume 64, 2012

Volume 63, 2011

Volume 62, 2010

Volume 61, 2009

Volume 60, 2008

Volume 59, 2007

Volume 58, 2006

Volume 57, 2005

Volume 56, 2004

Volume 55, 2003

Volume 54, 2002

Volume 53, 2001

Volume 52, 2000

Volume 51, 1999

Volume 50, 1998

Volume 49, 1997

Volume 48, 1996


E-ISSN: 1080-6490
Print ISSN: 0003-0678

Editorial Board

Volume 67, Number 1, March 2015

Editor

Mari Yoshihara
University of Hawai‘i at Ma¯noa

Associate Editors

Hokulani Aikau
University of Hawai‘i at Ma¯noa

Monisha Das Gupta
University of Hawai‘i at Ma¯noa

Min-Jung Kim
Ewha Woman’s University, Korea

Managing Editor

Stacy Nojima
University of Hawai‘i at Ma¯noa

Editorial Assistants

Jeanette Hall
University of Hawai‘i at Ma¯noa

Sanae Nakatani
University of Hawai‘i at Ma¯noa

Book Review Editor

Cotten Seiler
Dickinson College

Event Review Editors

Heather Diamond
‘Iolani Palace

Theodore Gonzalves
University of Maryland Baltimore County

Copy Editor

Paula Dragosh

Graphic Designer

William Longhauser

Volume 66, Number 4, December 2014

Editor

Sarah Banet-Weiser
University of Southern California

Associate Editors

Rosa-Linda Fregoso
University of California, Santa Cruz

Claire Jean Kim
University of California, Irvine

Sarah Schrank
California State University, Long Beach

Michael Steiner
California State University, Fullerton

Josh Kunr
University of Southern California

Shelley Streeby
University of California, San Diego

Managing Editor

Nic John Ramos
University of Southern California

Editorial Assistants

Alejandra Baltazar
California State University, Fullerton

Danielle Barraza
California State University, Fullerton

Justyna Kuźniar
California State University, Fullerton

Danielle Lopez
California State University, Fullerton

Book Review Editor

Cotten Seiler
Dickinson College

Event Review Editor

Karen Tongson
University of Southern California

Copy Editor

Paula Dragosh

Volume 66, Number 3, September 2014

Editor

Sarah Banet-Weiser
University of Southern California

Associate Editors

Rosa-Linda Fregoso
University of California, Santa Cruz

Claire Jean Kim
University of California, Irvine

Sarah Schrank
California State University, Long Beach

Michael Steiner
California State University, Fullerton

Josh Kunr
University of Southern California

Shelley Streeby
University of California, San Diego

Managing Editor

Nic John Ramos
University of Southern California

Editorial Assistants

Alejandra Baltazar
California State University, Fullerton

Danielle Barraza
California State University, Fullerton

Justyna Kuźniar
California State University, Fullerton

Danielle Lopez
California State University, Fullerton

Book Review Editor

Cotten Seiler
Dickinson College

Event Review Editor

Karen Tongson
University of Southern California

Copy Editor

Paula Dragosh

Volume 55, Number 4, December 2003

    Editor

    Marita Sturken
    University of Southern California

    Associate Editors

    Barry Shank
    Ohio State University

    Katherine Kinney
    University of California, Riverside

    Raul Villa
    Occidental College

    Book Review Editor

    Nan Enstad
    University of Wisconsin, Madison

    Associate Editor of Electronic Publishing

    T.V. Reed
    Washington State University

    Assistant Editor

    Hillary Jenks
    University of Southern California

    Editorial Assistants

    Cynthia Willis
    University of Southern California

    Jeremiah Griffey
    California State University, Fullerton

    Neil Shepard
    California State University, Fullerton

    Erica Kubik
    California State University, Fullerton

    Nicole Peeples
    California State University, Fullerton

Volume 55, Number 3, September 2003

    Editor

    Marita Sturken
    University of Southern California

    Associate Editors

    Barry Shank
    Ohio State University

    Katherine Kinney
    University of California, Riverside

    Raul Villa
    Occidental College

    Book Review Editor

    Nan Enstad
    University of Wisconsin, Madison

    Associate Editor of Electronic Publishing

    T.V. Reed
    Washington State University

    Assistant Editor

    Hillary Jenks
    University of Southern California

    Editorial Assistants

    Cynthia Willis
    University of Southern California

    Jeremiah Griffey
    California State University, Fullerton

    Neil Shepard
    California State University, Fullerton

    Erica Kubik
    California State University, Fullerton

    Nicole Peeples
    California State University, Fullerton

Volume 55, Number 2, June 2003

    Editor

    Marita Sturken
    University of Southern California

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 55, Number 1, March 2003

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 54, Number 4, December 2002

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 54, Number 3, September 2002

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 54, Number 2, June 2002

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 54, Number 1, March 2002

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 53, Number 4, December 2001

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 53, Number 3, September 2001

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 53, Number 2, June 2001

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 53, Number 1, March 2001

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 52, Number 4, December 2000

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 52, Number 3, September 2000

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 52, Number 2, June 2000

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 52, Number 1, March 2000

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 51, Number 4, December 1999

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Tessa Roynon
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Associate

    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 51, Number 3, September 1999

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Anitha Ramachandran
    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 51, Number 2, June 1999

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Anitha Ramachandran
    Kate Sampsell
    Georgetown University

Volume 51, Number 1, March 1999

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Kate Sampsell
    Anitha Ramachandran
    Georgetown University

Volume 50, Number 4, December 1998

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of South Carolina

    Copy Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Kate Sampsell
    Anitha Ramachandran
    Georgetown University

Volume 50, Number 3, September 1998

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    Evan Karachalios
    Georgetown University

Volume 50, Number 2, June 1998

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    Evan Karachalios
    Georgetown University

Volume 50, Number 1, March 1998

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Teresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    Evan Karachalios
    Georgetown University

Volume 49, Number 4, December 1997

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Theresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    Evan Karachalios
    Georgetown University

Volume 49, Number 3, September 1997

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Theresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    John Dimoia
    Georgetown University

Volume 49, Number 2, June 1997

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Theresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    John Dimoia
    Georgetown University

Volume 49, Number 1, March 1997

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Theresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    John Dimoia
    Georgetown University

Volume 48, Number 4, December 1996

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Theresa Murphy
    George Washington University

    Book Review Editor

    Barry Shank
    University of Kansas

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistant

    John Dimoia
    Georgetown University

Volume 48, Number 3, September 1996

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Theresa Murphy
    University of Maryland

    Book Review Editor

    George Lipsitz
    University of California, San Diego

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Managing Editor

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Copy Editor

    Judith Grumstrup-Scott
    American Studies Association

    Editorial Assistants

    Alison Conlon
    Kimberly Hamlin
    Georgetown University

Volume 48, Number 2, June 1996

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Mary Corbin Sies
    University of Maryland

    Book Review Editor

    George Lipsitz
    University of California, San Diego

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Copy Editor

    Judith Grumstrup-Scott
    American Studies Association

    Editorial Associate

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Alison Conlon
    Kimberly Hamlin
    Georgetown University

Volume 48, Number 1, March 1996

    Editor

    Lucy Maddox
    Georgetown University

    Associate Editor

    Mary Corbin Sies
    University of Maryland

    Book Review Editor

    George Lipsitz
    University of California, San Diego

    Exhibition Review Editor

    Katherine Grier
    University of Utah

    Copy Editor

    Judith Grumstrup-Scott
    American Studies Association

    Editorial Associate

    Justin Hoffman
    Georgetown University

    Editorial Assistants

    Alison Conlon
    Kimberly Hamlin
    Georgetown University

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