Welcome to H-PCAACA, a member of the H-NET Humanities Online initiative. H-PCAACA encourages scholarly collaboration and discussion about popular, American and world cultures. This network, affiliated with The Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association, also serves as an invitation for scholars and graduate students to join the activities of these internationally recognized organizations.

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Recent Content

Author: 
Myra Macdonald
Reviewer: 
Mary W. Atwell

Atwell on Macdonald, 'Representing Women: Myths of Femininity in the Popular Media'

Myra Macdonald. Representing Women: Myths of Femininity in the Popular Media. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995. v + 250 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-340-58016-5.

Reviewed by Mary W. Atwell (Radford University) Published on H-PCAACA (February, 1996)

Author: 
Bruce Kellner
Reviewer: 
Harold Hatt

Hatt on Kellner, 'Donald Windham: A Bio-Bibliography'

Bruce Kellner. Donald Windham: A Bio-Bibliography. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1991. xlii + 92 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-26857-1.

Reviewed by Harold Hatt (Phillips Theological Seminary, Enid, Oklahoma) Published on H-PCAACA (January, 1996)

BioBibliography of Donald Windham

Author: 
M. Keith Booker
Reviewer: 
Richard Tuerk

Tuerk on Booker, 'Dystopian Literature: A Theory and Research Guide' and M. Keith Booker, 'The Dystopian Impulse in Modern Literature: Fiction as Social Criticism'

M. Keith Booker. Dystopian Literature: A Theory and Research Guide. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. xiii + 408 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29115-9; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29092-3.M. Keith Booker. The Dystopian Impulse in Modern Literature: Fiction as Social Criticism. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. 197 pp.

Author: 
Cardell K. Jacobson, ed.
Reviewer: 
M. Rini Hughes

Hughes on Bell and Blumenfeld, 'Overcoming Racism and Sexism' and Jacobson, 'American Families: Issues in Race and Ethnicity'

Linda A. Bell, David Blumenfeld. Overcoming Racism and Sexism. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1995. . $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8030-6; $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8031-3.Cardell K. Jacobson, ed. American Families: Issues in Race and Ethnicity. New York: Garland Publishing, 1995. vii + 518 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8153-1959-7.

Author: 
M. Keith Booker
Reviewer: 
Robin Anne Reid

Reid on Booker, 'Dystopian Literature: A Theory and Research Guide'

M. Keith Booker. Dystopian Literature: A Theory and Research Guide. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994. xiii + 408 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29115-9; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29092-3.

Reviewed by Robin Anne Reid (East Texas State University) Published on H-PCAACA (January, 1996)

Author: 
Sylvia D. Hoffert
Reviewer: 
Heidi L. M. Jacobs

Jacobs on Hoffert, 'When Hens Crow: The Women's Rights Movement in Antebellum America'

Sylvia D. Hoffert. When Hens Crow: The Women's Rights Movement in Antebellum America. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995. x + 153 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-32880-9.

Reviewed by Heidi L. M. Jacobs (University of Nebraska-Lincoln) Published on H-PCAACA (January, 1996)

Author: 
Thomas P. Lowry
Reviewer: 
Mark D. Van Ells

Van Ells on Lowry, 'The Story the Soldiers Wouldn't Tell: Sex in the Civil War'

Thomas P. Lowry. The Story the Soldiers Wouldn't Tell: Sex in the Civil War. Mechanicsburg, Pa.: Stackpole Books, 1994. xiv + 209 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8117-1515-7.

Reviewed by Mark D. Van Ells (CUNY-Queensborough) Published on H-PCAACA (December, 1995)

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