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Cultural Studies

link to catalog page REMSBERG, Riders for God

Riders for God

The Story of a Christian Motorcycle Gang

Author: Rich Remsberg
Pub Date: September 2000

A beautifully done photo-documentary book that explores the highly unusual world of a subset of Bikers who coninue their Biker lifestyle, but in the service of Christianity.   learn more...

link to catalog page SHERRILL, Road-Book America

Road-Book America

Contemporary Culture and the New Picaresque

Author: Rowland A. Sherrill
Pub Date: April 2000

In an alienating and ever-changing America, Sherrill demonstrates that the American Road Book is a way for both author and reader to travel together on a journey of self-discovery.   learn more...

link to catalog page THOMAS, Straight with a Twist

Straight with a Twist

Queer Theory and the Subject of Heterosexuality

Author: Edited by Calvin Thomas
Pub Date: 2000

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link to catalog page HESS, The Taste of America Author: John L. Hess and Karen Hess
Pub Date: April 2000

An updated and delightful tour through gastronomic America   learn more...

link to catalog page AQUILA, That Old-Time Rock & Roll

That Old-Time Rock & Roll

A Chronicle of an Era, 1954-63

Author: Richard Aquila
Pub Date: October 2000

Great fun, this illustrated, fact-filled trivia guidebook to the first decade of rock & roll, breezily written (but painstakingly accurate), will take the baby boomer down a musical memory lane strewn with genuine “golden-oldies.”   learn more...

link to catalog page KROES, Them and Us

Them and Us

Questions of Citizenship in a Globalizing World

Author: Rob Kroes
Pub Date: October 2000

In an unsettling world in the process of globalization, Them and Us explores the similar and divergent developments in North America and Europe and seeks new and meaningful definitions for citizenship as we all become participants in a new political culture.   learn more...

link to catalog page HAZEN, The Village Enlightenment in America

The Village Enlightenment in America

Popular Religion and Science in the Nineteenth Century

Author: Craig James Hazen
Pub Date: February 2000

A fascinating investigation into how nineteenth-century religions attempted to justify their movements and beliefs by falling back on the “enlightened irrefutability” of science.   learn more...

link to catalog page RUBIN, Voices of a People

Voices of a People

The Story of Yiddish Folksong

Author: Ruth Rubin
Pub Date: October 2000

A classic study of Yiddish Folksongs of all types in Yiddish and English with notes and annotations that give insight into the larger story of the Jewish experience.   learn more...

link to catalog page MORRIS, You're Only Young Twice

You're Only Young Twice

Children's Literature and Film

Author: Tim Morris
Pub Date: February 2000

The author uncovers what it is our children look at, in order to decipher how our culture looks at and talks to children–not how it should, but how it does.   learn more...

link to catalog page RIESS, Touching Base

Touching Base

Professional Baseball and American Culture in the Progressive Era

Author: Steven A. Riess
Pub Date: 1999

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