Cultural Studies



link to catalog page AHAD-LEGARDY, Afro-Nostalgia

Afro-Nostalgia

Feeling Good in Contemporary Black Culture

Author: Badia Ahad-Legardy
Pub Date: April 2021

The past as a building block of a more affirming and hopeful future   learn more...
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link to catalog page QUINN, Being La Dominicana

Being La Dominicana

Race and Identity in the Visual Culture of Santo Domingo

Author: Rachel Afi Quinn
Pub Date: June 2021

Dominican women being seen--and seeing themselves--in popular culture   learn more...
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Energy Never Dies

Afro-Optimism and Creativity in Chicago

Author: Ayana Contreras
Pub Date: November 2021

The undefeatable culture of Black Chicago, past and present   learn more...
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Author: Brooks Blevins
Pub Date: October 2021

The Ozarks from the late nineteenth century to the early twenty-first century   learn more...
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link to catalog page VILLEGAS, Manifest Technique

Manifest Technique

Hip Hop, Empire, and Visionary Filipino American Culture

Author: Mark R. Villegas
Pub Date: July 2021

An obscured vanguard in hip hop   learn more...
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link to catalog page STACY, Spoon River America

Spoon River America

Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town

Author: Jason Stacy
Pub Date: May 2021

From Main Street to Stranger Things, how poetry changed our idea of small town life   learn more...
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link to catalog page HALLE, Visual Alterity

Visual Alterity

Seeing Difference in Cinema

Author: Randall Halle
Pub Date: March 2021

Reconsidering the dynamics of perception   learn more...
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link to catalog page AVILEZ, Black Queer Freedom

Black Queer Freedom

Spaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

Author: GerShun Avilez
Pub Date: November 2020

Mapping a geography of black queer life through art   learn more...
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link to catalog page MACMANUS, Disruptive Archives

Disruptive Archives

Feminist Memories of Resistance in Latin America's Dirty Wars

Author: Viviana Beatriz MacManus
Pub Date: December 2020

Gender-based violence and historical memory in Mexico and Argentina   learn more...
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link to catalog page DOSEKUN, Fashioning Postfeminism

Fashioning Postfeminism

Spectacular Femininity and Transnational Culture

Author: Simidele Dosekun
Pub Date: June 2020

The serious business of being spectacular in Nigeria and the Global South   learn more...
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