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Author: 
Alexandar Mihailovic
Reviewer: 
Alla Myzelev

Myzelev on Mihailovic, 'The Mitki and the Art of Postmodern Protest in Russia'

Alexandar Mihailovic. The Mitki and the Art of Postmodern Protest in Russia. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2018. xvii + 254 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-31490-3

Reviewed by Alla Myzelev (University of New York at Geneseo) Published on H-SHERA (May, 2021) Commissioned by Hanna Chuchvaha (University of Calgary)

Author: 
Daniela Spenser
Reviewer: 
Nathan Ellstrand

Ellstrand on Spenser, 'In Combat: The Life of Lombardo Toledano'

Daniela Spenser. In Combat: The Life of Lombardo Toledano. Historical Materialism Series. Leiden: Brill, 2019. Illustrations. xiv + 422 pp. $234.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-41000-8; $234.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-35759-4.

Reviewed by Nathan Ellstrand (Loyola University Chicago) Published on H-LatAm (May, 2021) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Miles Ogborn
Reviewer: 
Dylan LeBlanc

LeBlanc on Ogborn, 'The Freedom of Speech: Talk and Slavery in the Anglo-Caribbean World'

Miles Ogborn. The Freedom of Speech: Talk and Slavery in the Anglo-Caribbean World. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2019. x + 309 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-65768-4; $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-65592-5. 

Reviewed by Dylan LeBlanc (La Lumiere School) Published on H-Atlantic (May, 2021) Commissioned by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)

Author: 
Doron Galili
Reviewer: 
Bryant Macfarlane

Macfarlane on Galili, 'Seeing by Electricity: Cinema, Moving Image Transmission, and the Emergence of Television, 1878-1939'

Doron Galili. Seeing by Electricity: Cinema, Moving Image Transmission, and the Emergence of Television, 1878-1939. Durham: Duke University Press, 2020. xii + 247 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0822-4.

Reviewed by Bryant Macfarlane (Kansas State University ) Published on Jhistory (May, 2021) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

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Author: 
E. Elena Songster
Reviewer: 
Kyuhyun Han

Han on Songster, 'Panda Nation: The Construction and Conservation of China's Modern Icon'

E. Elena Songster. Panda Nation: The Construction and Conservation of China's Modern Icon. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $38.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-939367-1.

Reviewed by Kyuhyun Han (University of California, Santa Cruz) Published on H-Environment (May, 2021) Commissioned by Daniella McCahey (Texas Tech University)

Author: 
Eddie Campbell
Reviewer: 
Caryn E. Neumann

Neumann on Campbell, 'The Goat Getters: Jack Johnson, the Fight of the Century, and How a Bunch of Raucous Cartoonists Reinvented Comics'

Eddie Campbell. The Goat Getters: Jack Johnson, the Fight of the Century, and How a Bunch of Raucous Cartoonists Reinvented Comics. Studies in Comics and Cartoons Series. Columbus: IDW Publishing, 2018. Illustrations. 320 pp. $49.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68405-138-0

 

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