American Cultural History



Building the Black Arts Movement

Hoyt Fuller and the Cultural Politics of the 1960s

Author: Jonathan Fenderson
Pub Date: April 2019

A revolution in African American culture and the figure who helped bring it to fruition   learn more...
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The World in a City

Multiethnic Radicalism in Early Twentieth-Century Los Angeles

Author: David M. Struthers
Pub Date: May 2019

How working people from around the world imagined a new Los Angeles   learn more...
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link to catalog page HUGHES, Myths America Lives By

Myths America Lives By

White Supremacy and the Stories That Give Us Meaning

Author: Richard T. Hughes
Pub Date: September 2018

Confronting and undoing the dark side of American identity   learn more...
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link to catalog page BERRETT, Pigskin Nation

Pigskin Nation

How the NFL Remade American Politics

Author: Jesse Berrett
Pub Date: May 2018

The incendiary union of two all-American institutions   learn more...
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link to catalog page SHACKEL, Remembering Lattimer

Remembering Lattimer

Labor, Migration, and Race in Pennsylvania Anthracite Country

Author: Paul A. Shackel
Pub Date: October 2018

Coal country, anti-immigrant prejudice, and the meaning of a massacre   learn more...
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link to catalog page VAILLANT, Across the Waves

Across the Waves

How the United States and France Shaped the International Age of Radio

Author: Derek W. Vaillant
Pub Date: November 2017

The static-filled history of a pioneering radio partnership between two nations   learn more...
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link to catalog page WHITE, Lost in the USA

Lost in the USA

American Identity from the Promise Keepers to the Million Mom March

Author: Deborah Gray White
Pub Date: April 2017

Why Americans marched into the new millennium   learn more...
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link to catalog page COWARD, Indians Illustrated

Indians Illustrated

The Image of Native Americans in the Pictorial Press

Author: John M. Coward
Pub Date: July 2016

Sketching the form and figure of how whites came to see and understand Native Americans   learn more...
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link to catalog page WILLIAMS, America's Religions

America's Religions

From Their Origins to the Twenty-first Century

Author: Peter W. Williams
Pub Date: November 2015

A revised edition of the essential reference   learn more...
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link to catalog page PRAVADELLI, Classic Hollywood

Classic Hollywood

Lifestyles and Film Styles of American Cinema, 1930-1960

Author: Veronica Pravadelli
Pub Date: January 2015

An ambitious reinterpretation of the most storied era in movie history   learn more...
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