American Quarterly

American Quarterly
Volume 57, Number 4, December 2005

CONTENTS

Currents

    Woods, Clyde Adrian.
  • Do You Know What it Means to Miss New Orleans?: Katrina, Trap Economics, and the Rebirth of the Blues
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    Subject Headings:
    • United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
    • United States -- Race relations -- Economic aspects.
    • African Americans -- Social conditions.
    • Hurricane Katrina, 2005.
    • Blues (Music)

Essays

    Giles, Paul.
    Ellis, R. J., 1949-
  • E Pluribus Multitudinum: The New World of Journal Publishing in American Studies
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    Subject Headings:
    • United States -- Study and teaching -- Periodicals.
    • Periodicals -- Publishing.
    Maeda, Daryl J.
  • Black Panthers, Red Guards, and Chinamen: Constructing Asian American Identity through Performing Blackness, 1969-1972
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    Subject Headings:
    • Asian Americans -- Ethnic identity -- History -- 20th century.
    • Chin, Frank, 1940- Chickencoop Chinaman.
    • African Americans -- Relations with Asian Americans.
    • Red Guard Party of San Francisco.
    • Black Panther Party.
    Friedman, Andrea.
  • The Smearing of Joe McCarthy: The Lavender Scare, Gossip, and Cold War Politics
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    Subject Headings:
    • McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957 -- In mass media.
    • McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957 -- Sexual behavior.
    • Mass media and sex -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Homophobia -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Sex -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Kvidera, Peter.
  • Rewriting the Ghetto: Cultural Production in the Labor Narratives of Rose Schneiderman and Theresa Malkiel
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    Subject Headings:
    • Schneiderman, Rose, 1882- Cap maker's story.
    • Malkiel, Theresa Serber. Diary of a shirtwaist striker.
    • Jews -- Employment -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Identity.
    May, Robert E.
  • Reconsidering Antebellum U.S. Women's History: Gender, Filibustering, and America's Quest for Empire
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    Subject Headings:
    • Filibusters -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
    • Women in politics -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
    • Imperialism -- History -- 19th century.

Book Reviews

    Sanjek, David.
  • Do You Wanna Dance? Historical Narratives and American Popular Music
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kempton, Arthur, 1949- Boogaloo: the quintessence of American popular music.
    • Ramsey, Guthrie P. Race music: black cultures from bebop to hip-hop.
    • Wondrich, David. Stomp and swerve: American music gets hot, 1843-1924.
    • African Americans -- Music -- History and criticism.
    • Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism.
    Stecopoulos, Harilaos.
  • Plantation America
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    Subject Headings:
    • Smith, Jon, 1963-, ed. Look away!: the U.S. South in New World studies.
    • Cohn, Deborah N., 1967-, ed.
    • Southern States -- Study and teaching.
    Entin, Joseph.
  • Class and Culture
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    Subject Headings:
    • Russo, John, 1946-, ed. New working-class studies.
    • Linkon, Sherry Lee, 1959-, ed.
    • Zandy, Janet, 1945- Hands: physical labor, class, and cultural work.
    • Working class -- Research -- United States.
    • Working class writings, American -- History and criticism.
    Boydston, Jeanne.
  • Locating Setter Colonies in the Postcolonial Imaginary
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    Subject Headings:
    • Schueller, Malini Johar, 1957-, ed. Messy beginnings: postcoloniality and early American studies.
    • Watts, Edward, ed.
    • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Historiography.
    Herzberg, David.
  • Drug Wars and Wonder Drugs
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    Subject Headings:
    • Marez, Curtis. Drug wars: the political economy of narcotics.
    • Metzl, Jonathan, 1964- Prozac on the couch: prescribing gender in the era of wonder drugs.
    • Drug control -- United States.
    • Neuropsychiatry.
    Jarrett, Gene Andrew, 1975-
  • The Black Arts Movement and Its Scholars
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    Subject Headings:
    • Smethurst, James Edward. Black Arts Movement: literary nationalism in the 1960s and 1970s.
    • Clarke, Cheryl, 1947- "After Mecca": women poets and the Black arts movement.
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
    • American poetry -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
    Muthyala, John, 1966-
  • Twilight of the Gods: Britain, America, and the Inheritance of Empire
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ferguson, Niall. Empire: the rise and demise of the British world order and the lessons for global power.
    • Ferguson, Niall. Colossus: the price of America's empire.
    • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 2001-
    Buff, Rachel, 1961-
  • Transnational Visions: Reinventing Immigration Studies
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    Subject Headings:
    • Yuh, Ji-Yeon. Beyond the shadow of Camptown: Korean military brides in America.
    • Ong, Aihwa. Buddha is hiding: refugees, citizenship, the new America.
    • Korean American women -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
    • Cambodian Americans -- California -- Oakland -- Social conditions.

Contributors

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