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51. Cover image for 'Robert Hayden in Verse'
New Histories of African American Poetry and the Black Arts Era
Derik Smith
Remaps Robert Hayden’s proper place within African American poetry, and traces his legacy
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Robert Hayden in Verse"
52. Cover image for 'Contemporary Mormon Pageantry'
Seeking After the Dead
Megan Sanborn Jones
Provides the first book-length study of Mormon pageants, by a theater scholar and participant
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Contemporary Mormon Pageantry"
53. Cover image for 'The Harvest of American Racism'
The Political Meaning of Violence in the Summer of 1967
Robert Shellow
In print for the first time—the document that the Kerner Commission did not want to see released
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Harvest of American Racism"
54. Cover image for 'Stamping American Memory'
Collectors, Citizens, and the Post
Sheila A. Brennan
Awarded the University of Michigan Press / Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory (HASTAC) publication prize for Notable Work in the Digital Humanities
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Web 2018 Open Access Available Read Online
55. Cover image for 'The American Stravinsky'
The Style and Aesthetics of Copland's New American Music, the Early Works, 1921-1938
Gayle Murchison
The first study to show Copland's style development from his early works through his first widely accessible ballet
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Web 2012 Open Access Available Read Online
56. Cover image for 'The Black Arts Enterprise and the Production of African American Poetry'
Howard Rambsy II
A closer look at the poets and publishers who made the Black Arts Movement such an enduring cultural enterprise
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Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "The Black Arts Enterprise and the Production of African American Poetry"
Web 2011 Open Access Available Read Online
56. Cover image for 'The Black Arts Enterprise and the Production of African American Poetry'
Howard Rambsy II
A closer look at the poets and publishers who made the Black Arts Movement such an enduring cultural enterprise
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "The Black Arts Enterprise and the Production of African American Poetry"
Web 2011 Open Access Available Read Online
57. Cover image for 'The Black Musician and the White City'
Race and Music in Chicago, 1900-1967
Amy Absher
An exploration of the history of African American musicians in Chicago during the mid-20th century
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Web 2014 Open Access Available Read Online
58. Cover image for 'Guns, Democracy, and the Insurrectionist Idea'
Joshua Horwitz and Casey Anderson

Does the gun lobby threaten the democratic institutions safeguarding individual liberty in America?

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Web 2009 Open Access Available Read Online
59. Cover image for 'Publishing Blackness'
Textual Constructions of Race Since 1850
George Hutchinson and John K. Young, Editors
The first of its kind, this volume sets in dialogue African Americanist and textual scholarship, exploring a wide range of African American textual history and work
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Web 2013 Open Access Available Read Online
60. Cover image for 'The Half-Life of Deindustrialization'
Working-Class Writing about Economic Restructuring
Sherry Lee Linkon
Examines how contemporary American working- class literature reveals the long-term effects of deindustrialization on individuals and communities
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Half-Life of Deindustrialization"
61. Cover image for 'Culture Wars and Enduring American Dilemmas'
Irene Taviss Thomson
Research showing America's politics may be more based on personal choice than party or cultural divisions
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Web 2018 Open Access Available Read Online
62. Cover image for 'Uncle Tom's Cabins'
The Transnational History of America's Most Mutable Book
Tracy C. Davis and Stefka Mihaylova, Editors
Explores the many ways this mid-nineteenth-century U.S. bestseller functions as world literature and enduring icon
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Uncle Tom's Cabins"
63. Cover image for 'Immersions in Cultural Difference'
Tourism, War, Performance
Natalie Alvarez
How immersive simulations—from a fictional border-crossing site to a mock terrorist training camp—attempt to foster understanding across cultures
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Immersions in Cultural Difference"
64. Cover image for 'Selma and the Liuzzo Murder Trials'
The First Modern Civil Rights Convictions
James P. Turner
A fascinating examination of the Viola Liuzzo trials, with a foreword by Ari Berman
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Ebook 2018 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Selma and the Liuzzo Murder Trials"
65. Cover image for 'Academic Ableism'
Disability and Higher Education
Jay Timothy Dolmage
Places notions of disability at the center of higher education and argues that inclusiveness allows for a better education for everyone
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Audio Download 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Academic Ableism"
Web 2017 Open Access Available Read Online
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Disability and Higher Education
Jay Timothy Dolmage
Places notions of disability at the center of higher education and argues that inclusiveness allows for a better education for everyone
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Audio Download 2020 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Academic Ableism"
Web 2017 Open Access Available Read Online
66. Cover image for 'Broadway Rhythm'
Imaging the City in Song
Dominic Symonds
Imaginative walking tours that retrace the map of Manhattan as it resonates with the music of Broadway
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Broadway Rhythm"
67. Cover image for 'Negotiating Disability'
Disclosure and Higher Education
Stephanie L. Kerschbaum, Laura T. Eisenman, and James M. Jones, Editors
Thought-provoking essays that explore how disability is named, identified, claimed, and negotiated in higher education settings
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Negotiating Disability"
68. Cover image for 'Memory, Meaning, and Resistance'
Reflecting on Oral History and Women at the Margins
Fran Leper Buss
A pioneering oral historian analyzes recurring themes in the lives of poor and working-class women
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Memory, Meaning, and Resistance"
69. Cover image for 'The British Blues Network'
Adoption, Emulation, and Creativity
Andrew Kellett
An exciting new examination of how African-American blues music was emulated and used by white British musicians in the late 1950s and early 1960s
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The British Blues Network"
70. Cover image for 'Haunted City'
Three Centuries of Racial Impersonation in Philadelphia
Christian DuComb
Traces the deep roots of Philadelphia’s annual Mummers Parade and the city’s history of blackface masking and other forms of racial impersonation
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Haunted City"
71. Cover image for 'Charles Ludlam Lives!'
Charles Busch, Bradford Louryk, Taylor Mac, and the Queer Legacy of the Ridiculous Theatrical Company
Sean F. Edgecomb
Explores the enduring queer legacy of playwright, actor, and director Charles Ludlam
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Charles Ludlam Lives!"
Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Charles Ludlam Lives!"
71. Cover image for 'Charles Ludlam Lives!'
Charles Busch, Bradford Louryk, Taylor Mac, and the Queer Legacy of the Ridiculous Theatrical Company
Sean F. Edgecomb
Explores the enduring queer legacy of playwright, actor, and director Charles Ludlam

 
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Charles Ludlam Lives!"
Audio Download 2021 Available View Purchasing Options for Audio Download, "Charles Ludlam Lives!"
72. Cover image for 'I Hear a Symphony'
Motown and Crossover R&B
Andrew Flory
Investigates how the music of Motown Records functioned as the center of the company’s creative and economic impact worldwide
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "I Hear a Symphony"
73. Cover image for 'Middle Class Union'
Organizing the ‘Consuming Public’ in Post-World War I America
Mark W. Robbins
Examines the birth of the American middle class as white-collar workers used their growing consumer identity to organize politically
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Middle Class Union"
74. Cover image for 'Showing Off, Showing Up'
Studies of Hype, Heightened Performance, and Cultural Power
Laurie Frederik, Kim Marra, and Catherine Schuler, Editors
Examines acts of showing—from dog shows to striptease—to understand and theorize instances of heightened performance in everyday life as well as on the stage
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Showing Off, Showing Up"
75. Cover image for 'Hideous Characters and Beautiful Pagans'
Performing Jewish Identity on the Antebellum American Stage
Heather S. Nathans
Shows how the earliest representations of Jewish characters on American stages mirrored treatment of Jewish Americans outside the playhouse
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Ebook 2017 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Hideous Characters and Beautiful Pagans"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

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