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51. Cover image for 'Latin Numbers'
Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
Brian Eugenio Herrera
From the conga line to West Side Story to Ricky Martin, how popular performance prompted American audiences to view Latinos as a distinct (and distinctly non-white) ethnic group
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Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Latin Numbers"
52. Cover image for 'Black America in the Shadow of the Sixties'
Notes on the Civil Rights Movement, Neoliberalism, and Politics
Clarence Lang
 A spirited argument for moving beyond the legacy of the Civil Rights era to best understand the current situation of African Americans
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Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Black America in the Shadow of the Sixties"
53. Cover image for 'From Property to Family'
American Dog Rescue and the Discourse of Compassion
Andrei S. Markovits and Katherine N. Crosby
A detailed look into the cultural history and cultural impact of dog rescue in the United States
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "From Property to Family"
54. Cover image for 'American Lobotomy'
A Rhetorical History
Jenell Johnson
Tracing how the meanings of a barbaric surgical procedure emerged, accrued, and transformed within medicine and public culture in the U.S.
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Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "American Lobotomy"
55. Cover image for 'My Body Politic'
A Memoir
Simi Linton
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Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "My Body Politic"
56. Cover image for 'Coloring Whiteness'
Acts of Critique in Black Performance
Faedra Chatard Carpenter
Reading representations of whiteness by contemporary African American performers and artists
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Coloring Whiteness"
57. Cover image for 'The Glass City'
Toledo and The Industry That Built It
Barbara L. Floyd
The story of Toledo glass—past, present, and future
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Glass City"
58. Cover image for 'The Captive Stage'
Performance and the Proslavery Imagination of the Antebellum North
Douglas A. Jones, Jr.
A revealing exploration of Northern proslavery sentiment during the period before the Civil War
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Captive Stage"
59. Cover image for 'Dean Worcester's Fantasy Islands'
Photography, Film, and the Colonial Philippines
Mark Rice
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Dean Worcester's Fantasy Islands"
60. Cover image for 'Simming'
Participatory Performance and the Making of Meaning
Scott Magelssen
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Simming"
61. Cover image for 'Poetry Los Angeles'
Reading the Essential Poems of the City
Laurence Goldstein
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Poetry Los Angeles"
63. Cover image for 'For the Civic Good'
The Liberal Case for Teaching Religion in the Public Schools
Walter Feinberg and Richard A. Layton
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "For the Civic Good"
64. Cover image for 'Preaching to Convert'
Evangelical Outreach and Performance Activism in a Secular Age
John Fletcher
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Preaching to Convert"
65. Cover image for 'Detroit Country Music'
Mountaineers, Cowboys, and Rockabillies
Craig Maki with Keith Cady
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Detroit Country Music"
66. Cover image for 'Idlewild'
The Rise, Decline, and Rebirth of a Unique African American Resort Town
Ronald J. Stephens
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Idlewild"
67. Cover image for 'Butch Queens Up in Pumps'
Gender, Performance, and Ballroom Culture in Detroit
Marlon M. Bailey
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Butch Queens Up in Pumps"
68. Cover image for 'Rhymin' and Stealin''
Musical Borrowing in Hip-Hop
Justin A. Williams
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Rhymin' and Stealin'"
69. Cover image for 'The Imprint of Another Life'
Adoption Narratives and Human Possibility
Margaret Homans
How adoption and its literary representations shed new light on notions of value, origins, and identity
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Imprint of Another Life"
70. Cover image for 'The San Francisco Mime Troupe Reader'
Susan Vaneta Mason, Editor
Celebrates the San Francisco Mime Troupe with scripts representative of the troupe's work
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The San Francisco Mime Troupe Reader"
71. Cover image for 'Acts of Conspicuous Compassion'
Performance Culture and American Charity Practices
Sheila C. Moeschen
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Acts of Conspicuous Compassion"
72. Cover image for 'Cultural Struggles'
Performance, Ethnography, Praxis
Dwight Conquergood
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Cultural Struggles"
73. Cover image for 'America's Japan and Japan's Performing Arts'
Cultural Mobility and Exchange in New York, 1952-2011
Barbara E. Thornbury
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "America's Japan and Japan's Performing Arts"
74. Cover image for 'Sensational Devotion'
Evangelical Performance in Twenty-First-Century America
Jill Stevenson

How evangelical theme parks, museums, and other performance sites both reflect and create religious belief

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Sensational Devotion"
75. Cover image for 'Between the Middle East and the Americas'
The Cultural Politics of Diaspora
Edited by Evelyn Alsultany and Ella Shohat
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Between the Middle East and the Americas"
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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.

UMP is pleased to provide customers an easy, convenient, and environmentally-friendly way to buy and read great books. For more information on how to order Ebooks, visit our Ordering page.


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