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Author: 
Kathy Roberts Forde
Reviewer: 
Joe Marren

Marren on Forde, 'Literary Journalism on Trial: Masson v. New Yorker and the First Amendment'

Kathy Roberts Forde. Literary Journalism on Trial: Masson v. New Yorker and the First Amendment. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2008. xii + 288 pp. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55849-653-8; $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55849-652-1.

Reviewed by Joe Marren (Buffalo State University) Published on Jhistory (September, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

Author: 
Bruce Lenthall
Reviewer: 
Noah Arceneaux

Arceneaux on Lenthall, 'Radio's America: The Great Depression and the Rise of Modern Mass Culture'

Bruce Lenthall. Radio's America: The Great Depression and the Rise of Modern Mass Culture. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. x + 261 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-47191-4; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-47192-1.

Reviewed by Noah Arceneaux (San Diego State University) Published on Jhistory (August, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

Author: 
Patricia Cline Cohen, Timothy J. Gilfoyle, Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz
Reviewer: 
Paul Ringel

Ringel on Cohen and Gilfoyle and Horowitz, 'The Flash Press: Sporting Male Weeklies in 1840s New York'

Patricia Cline Cohen, Timothy J. Gilfoyle, Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz. The Flash Press: Sporting Male Weeklies in 1840s New York. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. 278 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-11233-6; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-11234-3.

Reviewed by Paul Ringel (High Point University) Published on Jhistory (August, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

Author: 
David D. Perlmutter
Reviewer: 
Gerry Lanosga

Lanosga on Perlmutter, 'Blogwars: The New Political Battleground'

David D. Perlmutter. Blogwars: The New Political Battleground. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. xxv + 246 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-530557-9.

Reviewed by Gerry Lanosga (Indiana University) Published on Jhistory (July, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

Personal or Politicized: Blogging and Politics

Author: 
Anthony J. Rudel
Reviewer: 
Noah Arceneaux

Arceneaux on Rudel, 'Hello, Everybody!: The Dawn of American Radio'

Anthony J. Rudel. Hello, Everybody!: The Dawn of American Radio. Orlando: Harcourt, 2008. 399 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-15-101275-6.

Reviewed by Noah Arceneaux (San Diego State University) Published on Jhistory (July, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

Early Radio, Glossed Over

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