Award Winners

Skip the 217 filters for Award
Skip the 40 filters for Series
nothing
Currently limited to: subject american_studies American Studies x
Note: selecting an item from the following dropdown will result in the page reloading, sorted by the selected criterion. (This assumes that JavaScript is enabled; otherwise, a button will be provided to submit the change.)
26. Cover image for 'The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit'
Andrew Herscher
A guide to the emergence of alternative urban cultures in the wake of Detroit's economic decline
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $31.95 Available Add Paper for "The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit"
Web 2012 Open Access Available Read Online
26. Cover image for 'The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit'
Andrew Herscher
A guide to the emergence of alternative urban cultures in the wake of Detroit's economic decline
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $31.95 Available Add Paper for "The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit"
Web 2012 Open Access Available Read Online
26. Cover image for 'The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit'
Andrew Herscher
A guide to the emergence of alternative urban cultures in the wake of Detroit's economic decline
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $31.95 Available Add Paper for "The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit"
Web 2012 Open Access Available Read Online
27. Cover image for 'Performing Queer Latinidad'
Dance, Sexuality, Politics
Ramón H. Rivera-Servera
The place of performance in unifying an urban LGBT population of diverse Latin American descent
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Performing Queer Latinidad" to Cart
Hardcover 2012 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Performing Queer Latinidad" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Performing Queer Latinidad"
27. Cover image for 'Performing Queer Latinidad'
Dance, Sexuality, Politics
Ramón H. Rivera-Servera
The place of performance in unifying an urban LGBT population of diverse Latin American descent
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Performing Queer Latinidad" to Cart
Hardcover 2012 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Performing Queer Latinidad" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Performing Queer Latinidad"
27. Cover image for 'Performing Queer Latinidad'
Dance, Sexuality, Politics
Ramón H. Rivera-Servera
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Performing Queer Latinidad" to Cart
Hardcover 2012 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Performing Queer Latinidad" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Performing Queer Latinidad"
28. Cover image for 'I Don't Sound Like Nobody'
Remaking Music in 1950s America
Albin J. Zak III

A definitive study of the most important decade in post-World War II popular music history

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "I Don't Sound Like Nobody" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $35.00 Available Add Hardcover for "I Don't Sound Like Nobody" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "I Don't Sound Like Nobody"
28. Cover image for 'I Don't Sound Like Nobody'
Remaking Music in 1950s America
Albin J. Zak III

A definitive study of the most important decade in post-World War II popular music history

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "I Don't Sound Like Nobody" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $35.00 Available Add Hardcover for "I Don't Sound Like Nobody" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "I Don't Sound Like Nobody"
28. Cover image for 'I Don't Sound Like Nobody'
Remaking Music in 1950s America
Albin J. Zak III

A definitive study of the most important decade in post-World War II popular music history

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "I Don't Sound Like Nobody" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $35.00 Available Add Hardcover for "I Don't Sound Like Nobody" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "I Don't Sound Like Nobody"
29. Cover image for 'Music Is My Life'
Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
A groundbreaking study of Louis Armstrong’s autobiographical practices
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $46.95 Available Add Paper for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
Hardcover 2012 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Music Is My Life"
29. Cover image for 'Music Is My Life'
Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
A groundbreaking study of Louis Armstrong’s autobiographical practices
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $46.95 Available Add Paper for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
Hardcover 2012 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Music Is My Life"
29. Cover image for 'Music Is My Life'
Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2012 $46.95 Available Add Paper for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
Hardcover 2012 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Music Is My Life"
30. Cover image for 'Lady Dicks and Lesbian Brothers'
Staging the Unimaginable at the WOW Café Theatre
Kate Davy
Parody, cross-dressing, zany comedy, and unbridled eroticism at a women's theater space in the East Village
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2011 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Lady Dicks and Lesbian Brothers" to Cart
31. Cover image for 'The Problem of the Color[blind]'
Racial Transgression and the Politics of Black Performance
Brandi Wilkins Catanese
How the debate on colorblind versus multicultural casting sheds light on on larger sociopolitical questions
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2011 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "The Problem of the Color[blind]" to Cart
Hardcover 2011 $75.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Problem of the Color[blind]" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Problem of the Color[blind]"
31. Cover image for 'The Problem of the Color[blind]'
Racial Transgression and the Politics of Black Performance
Brandi Wilkins Catanese
How the debate on colorblind versus multicultural casting sheds light on on larger sociopolitical questions
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2011 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "The Problem of the Color[blind]" to Cart
Hardcover 2011 $75.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Problem of the Color[blind]" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Problem of the Color[blind]"
31. Cover image for 'The Problem of the Color[blind]'
Racial Transgression and the Politics of Black Performance
Brandi Wilkins Catanese
How the debate on colorblind versus multicultural casting sheds light on on larger sociopolitical questions
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2011 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "The Problem of the Color[blind]" to Cart
Hardcover 2011 $75.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Problem of the Color[blind]" to Cart
Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Problem of the Color[blind]"
32. Cover image for 'Mad at School'
Rhetorics of Mental Disability and Academic Life
Margaret Price
Explores the contested boundaries between disability, illness, and mental illness in higher education
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2011 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "Mad at School" to Cart
Hardcover 2011 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Mad at School" to Cart
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Mad at School"
32. Cover image for 'Mad at School'
Rhetorics of Mental Disability and Academic Life
Margaret Price
Explores the contested boundaries between disability, illness, and mental illness in higher education
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2011 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "Mad at School" to Cart
Hardcover 2011 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Mad at School" to Cart
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Mad at School"
32. Cover image for 'Mad at School'
Rhetorics of Mental Disability and Academic Life
Margaret Price
Explores the contested boundaries between disability, illness, and mental illness in higher education
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2011 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "Mad at School" to Cart
Hardcover 2011 $80.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Mad at School" to Cart
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Mad at School"
33. Cover image for 'No Safe Spaces'
Re-casting Race, Ethnicity, and Nationality in American Theater
Angela C. Pao
Explores fifty years of non-traditional casting practices on the American stage and the questions of cultural identity that they have raised
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2010 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "No Safe Spaces" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "No Safe Spaces" to Cart
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "No Safe Spaces"
33. Cover image for 'No Safe Spaces'
Re-casting Race, Ethnicity, and Nationality in American Theater
Angela C. Pao
Explores fifty years of non-traditional casting practices on the American stage and the questions of cultural identity that they have raised
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2010 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "No Safe Spaces" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "No Safe Spaces" to Cart
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "No Safe Spaces"
33. Cover image for 'No Safe Spaces'
Re-casting Race, Ethnicity, and Nationality in American Theater
Angela C. Pao
Explores fifty years of non-traditional casting practices on the American stage and the questions of cultural identity that they have raised
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2010 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "No Safe Spaces" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "No Safe Spaces" to Cart
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "No Safe Spaces"
34. Cover image for 'Highbrow/Lowdown'
Theater, Jazz, and the Making of the New Middle Class
David Savran

The culture clash that permanently changed American theater

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2010 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "Highbrow/Lowdown" to Cart
35. Cover image for 'Embodying Black Experience'
Stillness, Critical Memory, and the Black Body
Harvey Young
How the history of the diasporic black body in American art, athleticism, and performance resonates in daily life
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2010 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Embodying Black Experience" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $83.00 Out of Stock Add Hardcover for "Embodying Black Experience" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Embodying Black Experience"
35. Cover image for 'Embodying Black Experience'
Stillness, Critical Memory, and the Black Body
Harvey Young
How the history of the diasporic black body in American art, athleticism, and performance resonates in daily life
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2010 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Embodying Black Experience" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $83.00 Out of Stock Add Hardcover for "Embodying Black Experience" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Embodying Black Experience"
35. Cover image for 'Embodying Black Experience'
Stillness, Critical Memory, and the Black Body
Harvey Young
How the history of the diasporic black body in American art, athleticism, and performance resonates in daily life
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2010 $33.95 Available Add Paper for "Embodying Black Experience" to Cart
Hardcover 2010 $83.00 Out of Stock Add Hardcover for "Embodying Black Experience" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Embodying Black Experience"
36. Cover image for 'Don't Deny My Name'
Words and Music and the Black Intellectual Tradition
Lorenzo Thomas
Reflections on the relationships between black American intellectuals and African American  musical traditions from blues to hip hop
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2008 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "Don't Deny My Name" to Cart
Hardcover 2008 $83.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Don't Deny My Name" to Cart
36. Cover image for 'Don't Deny My Name'
Words and Music and the Black Intellectual Tradition
Lorenzo Thomas
Reflections on the relationships between black American intellectuals and African American  musical traditions from blues to hip hop
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2008 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "Don't Deny My Name" to Cart
Hardcover 2008 $83.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Don't Deny My Name" to Cart
37. Cover image for 'Mirage'
Florida and the Vanishing Water of the Eastern U.S.
Cynthia Barnett

Can we save our greatest natural resource before it disappears forever?

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2008 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "Mirage" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Mirage"
37. Cover image for 'Mirage'
Florida and the Vanishing Water of the Eastern U.S.
Cynthia Barnett

Can we save our greatest natural resource before it disappears forever?

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2008 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "Mirage" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Mirage"
38. Cover image for 'Racial Union'
Law, Intimacy, and the White State in Alabama, 1865-1954
Julie Novkov

A stunning exploration of America's attitudes on interracial marriage

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2008 $31.95 Available Add Paper for "Racial Union" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Racial Union"
38. Cover image for 'Racial Union'
Law, Intimacy, and the White State in Alabama, 1865-1954
Julie Novkov

A stunning exploration of America's attitudes on interracial marriage

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2008 $31.95 Available Add Paper for "Racial Union" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Racial Union"
39. Cover image for 'Chic Ironic Bitterness'
R. Jay Magill, Jr.
A brilliant and timely reflection on irony in contemporary American culture
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Hardcover 2007 $40.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Chic Ironic Bitterness" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Chic Ironic Bitterness"
39. Cover image for 'Chic Ironic Bitterness'
R. Jay Magill, Jr.
A brilliant and timely reflection on irony in contemporary American culture
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Hardcover 2007 $40.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Chic Ironic Bitterness" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Chic Ironic Bitterness"
40. Cover image for 'Lennie Tristano'
His Life in Music
Eunmi Shim
The first biography of one of the most influential but unheralded musicians in jazz history
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Hardcover 2007 $45.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Lennie Tristano" to Cart
41. Cover image for 'The Americanist'
Daniel Aaron
From one of the founders of American Studies, vivid recollections and keen observations on the political, literary, and social life of the nation
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Hardcover 2007 $35.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Americanist" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Americanist"
41. Cover image for 'The Americanist'
Daniel Aaron
From one of the founders of American Studies, vivid recollections and keen observations on the political, literary, and social life of the nation
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Hardcover 2007 $35.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Americanist" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Americanist"
42. Cover image for 'Ed Bullins'
Twelve Plays and Selected Writings
Ed Bullins
Collecting works by one of the most influential playwrights of the Black Arts Movement of the 60s and 70s
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2006 $31.95 Available Add Paper for "Ed Bullins" to Cart
43. Cover image for 'Playing Underground'
A Critical History of the 1960s Off-Off-Broadway Movement
Stephen J. Bottoms
The first comprehensive history of Off-Off Broadway
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2006 $24.95 Available Add Paper for "Playing Underground" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Playing Underground"
43. Cover image for 'Playing Underground'
A Critical History of the 1960s Off-Off-Broadway Movement
Stephen J. Bottoms
The first comprehensive history of Off-Off Broadway
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2006 $24.95 Available Add Paper for "Playing Underground" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Playing Underground"
44. Cover image for 'Queering Mestizaje'
Transculturation and Performance
Alicia Arrizón
Rethinking mestizaje and how it functions as an epistemology of colonialism in diverse sites from Aztlán to Manila, and across a range of cultural materials
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2006 $36.95 Available Add Paper for "Queering Mestizaje" to Cart
45. Cover image for 'The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson'
Harry J. Elam, Jr.
An indispensable guide to the dramatic work of one of America's most important contemporary playwrights
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2006 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson" to Cart
Hardcover 2004 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson"
45. Cover image for 'The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson'
Harry J. Elam, Jr.
An indispensable guide to the dramatic work of one of America's most important contemporary playwrights
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2006 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson" to Cart
Hardcover 2004 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson"
45. Cover image for 'The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson'
Harry J. Elam, Jr.
An indispensable guide to the dramatic work of one of America's most important contemporary playwrights
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2006 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson" to Cart
Hardcover 2004 $85.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson" to Cart
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Past as Present in the Drama of August Wilson"
46. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Traffic'
Crossroads in Global Performance and Popular Culture
Edited by Harry J. Elam, Jr. and Kennell Jackson
Fresh takes on key questions in black performance and black popular culture, by leading artists, academics, and critics
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2005 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
Hardcover 2005 $95.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Black Cultural Traffic"
46. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Traffic'
Crossroads in Global Performance and Popular Culture
Edited by Harry J. Elam, Jr. and Kennell Jackson
Fresh takes on key questions in black performance and black popular culture, by leading artists, academics, and critics
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2005 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
Hardcover 2005 $95.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Black Cultural Traffic"
46. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Traffic'
Crossroads in Global Performance and Popular Culture
Edited by Harry J. Elam, Jr. and Kennell Jackson
Fresh takes on key questions in black performance and black popular culture, by leading artists, academics, and critics
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2005 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
Hardcover 2005 $95.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Black Cultural Traffic"
47. Cover image for 'Acting Jewish'
Negotiating Ethnicity on the American Stage and Screen
Henry Bial
Examines how notions of Jewishness have been conveyed in a range of television, stage, and film productions since the end of World War II
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2005 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "Acting Jewish" to Cart
48. Cover image for 'Jews and Gentiles in Early America'
1654-1800
William Pencak
The fascinating story of the Jewish contribution to and participation in early American life
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Hardcover 2005 $40.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Jews and Gentiles in Early America" to Cart
49. Cover image for 'Lines of Activity'
Performance, Historiography, Hull-House Domesticity
Shannon Jackson
Applies the interdisciplinary insights of performance studies to the life of Chicago's Hull-House settlement
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2001 $34.95 Available Add Paper for "Lines of Activity" to Cart
50. Cover image for 'Taking It to the Streets'
The Social Protest Theater of Luis Valdez and Amiri Baraka
Harry J. Elam, Jr.
An original and valuable assessment of American political theater in the 1960s and 1970s
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2001 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "Taking It to the Streets" to Cart
Hardcover 1997 $75.00 Out of Stock Add Hardcover for "Taking It to the Streets" to Cart
50. Cover image for 'Taking It to the Streets'
The Social Protest Theater of Luis Valdez and Amiri Baraka
Harry J. Elam, Jr.
An original and valuable assessment of American political theater in the 1960s and 1970s
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Paper 2001 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "Taking It to the Streets" to Cart
Hardcover 1997 $75.00 Out of Stock Add Hardcover for "Taking It to the Streets" to Cart
Currently limited to: subject american_studies American Studies x
nothing
nothing
nothing
nothing
nothing