Reviews

Author: 
Michael S. Harper
Reviewer: 
Michael Borshuk

Borshuk on Harper, 'Songlines in Michaeltree: New and Collected Poems'


Michael S. Harper. Songlines in Michaeltree: New and Collected Poems. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2000. ix + 389 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02144-2.

Reviewed by Michael Borshuk (University of Alberta )
Published on H-PCAACA (November, 2000)

Author: 
David Bell, Gill Valentine
Reviewer: 
Mary Rizzo

Rizzo on Bell and Valentine, 'Consuming Geographies: We Are Where We Eat'


David Bell, Gill Valentine. Consuming Geographies: We Are Where We Eat. New York: Routledge, 1997. 257 pp. $25.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-13768-3.

Reviewed by Mary Rizzo (University of Minnesota )
Published on H-PCAACA (October, 2000)

Author: 
Yusef Komunyakaa
Reviewer: 
Angela M. Salas

Salas on Komunyakaa, 'Blue Notes: Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries'


Yusef Komunyakaa. Blue Notes: Essays, Interviews, and Commentaries. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2000. viii + 165 pp. $44.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-09651-0.

Reviewed by Angela M. Salas (Department of English, Adrian College )
Published on H-PCAACA (September, 2000)

Author: 
Ed Sikov
Reviewer: 
Robert C. Sickels

Sickels on Sikov, 'On Sunset Boulevard: The Life and Times of Billy Wilder'


Ed Sikov. On Sunset Boulevard: The Life and Times of Billy Wilder. New York, NY: Hyperion Press, 1998. 416 pp. $17.45 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7868-8503-9; $34.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7868-6194-1.

Reviewed by Robert C. Sickels (Whitman College )
Published on H-PCAACA (September, 2000)

Author: 
Hilary Hemingway, Jeffry P. Lindsay
Reviewer: 
Marc Seals

Seals on Hemingway and Lindsay, 'Hunting with Hemingway: Based on the Stories of Leicester Hemingway'


Hilary Hemingway, Jeffry P. Lindsay. Hunting with Hemingway: Based on the Stories of Leicester Hemingway. New York: Riverhead Books, 2000. 316 pp. $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57322-159-7.

Reviewed by Marc Seals (University of South Florida )
Published on H-PCAACA (September, 2000)

Author: 
Henry H. Glassie
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Glassie, 'The Potter's Art'


Henry H. Glassie. The Potter's Art. Bloomington and London: Indiana University Press, 2000. 152 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33732-0.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities)
Published on H-PCAACA (September, 2000)

Folklorist Henry Glassie's Observations on Pottery-making

Folklorist Henry Glassie's Observations on Pottery-making

Author: 
Trina Robbins
Reviewer: 
Jeff Williams

Williams on Robbins, 'From Girls to Grrrls: A History of Girls' Comics from Teens to Zines'


Trina Robbins. From Girls to Grrrls: A History of Girls' Comics from Teens to Zines. San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, 1999. 142 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8118-2199-5.

Reviewed by Jeff Williams (Facultad de Lenguas, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba)
Published on H-PCAACA (September, 2000)

Author: 
Lauraine Leblanc
Reviewer: 
D. Robert DeChaine

DeChaine on Leblanc, 'Pretty in Punk: Girls' Gender Resistance in a Boys' Subculture'


Lauraine Leblanc. Pretty in Punk: Girls' Gender Resistance in a Boys' Subculture. New Brunswick, NJ and London: Rutgers University Press, 1999. xii + 288 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8135-2651-5.

Reviewed by D. Robert DeChaine (Department of Cultural Studies, The Claremont Graduate University )
Published on H-PCAACA (August, 2000)

Don't You Know that It's Different for Girls?

Don't You Know that It's Different for Girls?

Author: 
Richard W. Stephenson, Marianne M. McKee, eds.
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Stephenson and McKee, 'Virginia in Maps: Four Centuries of Settlement, Growth and Development'


Richard W. Stephenson, Marianne M. McKee, eds. Virginia in Maps: Four Centuries of Settlement, Growth and Development. Richmond: Library of Virginia, 2000. xxi + 338 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-88490-191-4.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities)
Published on H-PCAACA (August, 2000)

From John Smith to Satellite Coverage: Maps of Virginia

Author: 
David Cochran
Reviewer: 
Michelle E. Moore

Moore on Cochran, 'America Noir: Underground Writers and Filmmakers of the Postwar Era'


David Cochran. America Noir: Underground Writers and Filmmakers of the Postwar Era. Washington and London: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2000. 312 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56098-813-7.

Reviewed by Michelle E. Moore (SUNY at Binghamton)
Published on H-PCAACA (July, 2000)

Author: 
McKay Jenkins
Reviewer: 
Marc Seals

Seals on Jenkins, 'The South in Black and White: Race, Sex, and Literature in the 1940s'


McKay Jenkins. The South in Black and White: Race, Sex, and Literature in the 1940s. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1999. 240 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4777-0; $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2491-7.

Reviewed by Marc Seals (University of South Florida)
Published on H-PCAACA (July, 2000)

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