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Author: 
Kimbra L. Smith
Reviewer: 
Gabriela Kuetting

Kuetting on Smith, 'Practically Invisible: Coastal Ecuador, Tourism, and the Politics of Authenticity'


Kimbra L. Smith. Practically Invisible: Coastal Ecuador, Tourism, and the Politics of Authenticity. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2015. 256 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-2056-2.

Reviewed by Gabriela Kuetting (Cardiff University)
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2016)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Author: 
Arin Keeble
Reviewer: 
Wayne E. Arnold

Arnold on Keeble, 'The 9/11 Novel: Trauma, Politics and Identity'


Arin Keeble. The 9/11 Novel: Trauma, Politics and Identity. Jefferson: McFarland, 2014. 216 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7834-7.

Reviewed by Wayne E. Arnold (The University of Kitakyushu)
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2016)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

9/11 and Trauma

Author: 
Eric A. Stanley, Nat Smith, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michelle E. O'Brien

O'Brien on Stanley and Smith, 'Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex'


Eric A. Stanley, Nat Smith, eds. Captive Genders: Trans Embodiment and the Prison Industrial Complex. Second Edition. Oakland: AK Press, 2015. 425 pp. $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84935-234-5.

Reviewed by Michelle E. O'Brien (New York University)
Published on H-Socialisms (January, 2016)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Learning from Trans Prison Abolitionists

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