JOURNAL OF AMERICAN STUDIES, VOLUME 49 – ISSUE 01

 

Nation Women’s Engagement and Resistance in the Muhammad Speaks Newspaper

DAWN-MARIE GIBSON

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 1-18
doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001339, Published online by Cambridge University Press 19 Aug 2014

The Limits of White Memory: Slavery, Violence and the Amistad Incident

THERESA C. VARA-DANNEN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 19-54

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001297, Published online by Cambridge University Press 07 Aug 2014

“A Trail of Drift and Debris”: Traces of Whitman in the Correspondence Art of Ray

Johnson FIONA ANDERSON

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 55-75

doi: 10.1017/S002187581400125X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 07 Jul 2014

“The Rare White at the Window”: A Reappraisal of Mark Costello and David Foster Wallace’s Signifying Rappers

TARA MORRISSEY and LUCAS THOMPSON

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 77-97

doi: 10.1017/S002187581300251X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 30 Jan 2014

USA Murated Nation, or, the Sublime Spherology of Security Culture

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 99-123

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001327, Published online by Cambridge University Press 27 Aug 2014

“Two Mothers United”: Interclass Female Friendship in Stella Dallas

KRISTI BRANHAM

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 125-142

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001285, Published online by Cambridge University Press 04 Aug 2014

“Prospector and Jeweler”: Ayn Rand on the Relationship between Politics and Literature

CLAUDIA FRANZISKA BRÜHWILER

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 143-158

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001820, Published online by Cambridge University Press 05 Nov 2014

Roundtable. Susan Manning, Poetics of Character: Transatlantic Encounters 1700–1900 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013, £65.00). Pp. 315.isbn 978 1 1070 4240 7.

ANDREW TAYLOR and MEREDITH L. McGILL and TAMARA L. FOLLINI and CLARE PETTITT

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 159-171

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001893, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Langston Hughes: Fringe Modernism, Identity and Defying the Interrogator Witch-Hunter

YOMNA SABER

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 173-179

doi: 10.1017/S002187581400190X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

The Violent Citizens of the American South

BRUCE E. BAKER

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 181-185

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001911, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Peter Thompson and Peter S. Onuf (eds.), State and Citizen: British America and the Early United States

(Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press, 2013, \$49.50). Pp. 328.isbn 978 0 8139 3349 8.

JOSHUA SIMON

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 187-188

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001960, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Pietro S. Nivola and Peter J. Kastor (eds.), What So Proudly We Hailed: Essays on the Contemporary Meanings of the War of 1812

(Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution Press, 2012, \$27.95). Pp. 175.isbn 978 0 8157 2414 8.

J.M. OPAL

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 188-190

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001972, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Colin G. Calloway, Pen and Ink Witchcraft: Treaties and Treaty-Making in American Indian History

(Oxford: Oxford University Press, £22.99/\$34.95). Pp. 283.isbn 978 0 1999 1730 3.

JILL ST. GERMAIN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 190-191

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001984, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Jeanne Abrams, Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers and Mothers in Sickness and Health

(New York: New York University Press, 2013, \$30.00). Pp. 314.isbn 978 0 8147 8919 3.

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 191-194

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001996, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Robert Paulett, An Empire of Small Places: Mapping the Southeastern Anglo-Indian Trade, 1732–1795

(Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2012, \$69.95 cloth, \$24.95 paper). Pp. 259.isbn 978 0 8203 4346 4, 978 0 8203 4347 1.

ROBBIE ETHRIDGE

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 194-195

doi: 10.1017/S002187581400200X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Sylviane A. Diouf, Slavery’s Exiles: The Story of the American Maroons (New York: New York University Press, 2014, £19.99). Pp. 384.isbn 978 0 8147 2437 8.

TIM LOCKLEY

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 195-197

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002011, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Bluford Adams, Old and New New Englanders: Immigration and Regional Identity in the Gilded Age

(Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2014, \$32.80). Pp. 246.isbn 978 0 4720 7208 8.

JOSEPH A. CONFORTI

Peter M. Coviello, Tomorrow’s Parties: Sex and the Untimely in Nineteenth-Century America

(New York: New York University Press, 2013, \$21.60). Pp. 265.isbn 978 0 8147 9030 4.

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 198-200

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002035, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Stephanie J. Shaw, W. E. B. Du Bois and The Souls of Black Folk

(Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013, \$49.95). Pp. xiii + 273.isbn 978 0 8078 3873 0.

RACHEL FAREBROTHER

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 200-201

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002047, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Noel Maurer (ed.), The Empire Trap: The Rise and Fall of U.S. Intervention to Protect American Property Overseas, 1893–2013

(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013, \$39.50). Pp. 568.isbn 069 1155 828.

DANIEL IMMERWAHR

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 201-203

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002059, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Aaron Ritzenberg, The Sentimental Touch: The Language of Feeling in the Age of Managerialism

(New York: Fordham University Press, 2013, \$35.00). Pp. 178.isbn 082 3245 527.

KRYSTYNA MICHAEL

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 203-205

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002060, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Stephen Hong Sohn, Racial Asymmetries: Asian American Fictional Worlds

(New York: New York University Press, 2014, \$79.00 cloth, \$25.00 paper). Pp. 297.isbn 978 1 4798 0007 0, 978 1 4798 0027 8.

LYNNE BECKENSTEIN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 205-208

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002072, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

 Joshua Takano Chambers-Letson, A Race So Different: Performance and Law in Asian America

(New York: New York University Press, 2013, \$24.00). Pp. 279.isbn 978 0 8147 6996 6.

EMILY ROXWORTHY

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 208-210

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002084, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Alex Goodall, Loyalty and Liberty: American Countersubversion from World War I to the McCarthy Era

(Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2013, \$55.00). Pp. 322.isbn 978 0 2520 3803 7.

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 210-211

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002096, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Joel Isaac and Duncan Bell (eds.), Uncertain Empire: American History and the Idea of the Cold War

(New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012, £64.00). Pp. 312.isbn 978 0 1998 2612 4.

JUSTIN HART

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 211-213

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002102, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

John D. Skrentny, After Civil Rights: Racial Realism in the New American Workplace

(Princeton, NJ and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2014, \$35.00/£24.95). Pp. xiv + 397.isbn 978 0 6911 5996 6.

GAVIN WRIGHT

Graeme Abernethy, The Iconography of Malcolm X

(Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2013, \$34.95). Pp. 328.isbn 978 0 7006 1920 7. SALADIN M. AMBAR

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 215-216

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002138, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Jonathan Bell and Timothy Stanley (eds.), Making Sense of American Liberalism

(Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2012, \$55.00). Pp. 260.isbn 978 0 2520 3686 6.

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 216-219

doi: 10.1017/S002187581400214X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Neil Campbell, Post-Westerns: Cinema, Region, West

(Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013, \$65.00). Pp. 415.isbn 978 0 8032 3476 5.

SUSAN KOLLIN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 219-220

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002151, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Alex Sayf Cummings, Democracy of Sound: Music Piracy and the Remaking of American Copyright in the Twentieth Century

(New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, \$29.95). Pp. 272.isbn 978 0 1998 5822 4.

JOANNA DEMERS

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 221-222

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002163, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Sherry B. Ortner, Not Hollywood: Independent Film at the Twilight of the American Dream

(Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2013, \$24.95). Pp. 331.isbn 978 0 8223 5426 0.

ELIZABETH G. TRAUBE

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp 222-223

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002175, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Editors’ Note

CELESTE-MARIE BERNIER and BEVAN SEWELL

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp v-viii

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002436, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

“Forever Perverse, Queer, Askew”: Notes on Slavery and Resistance in African American Studies

REGIS MANN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E1

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001935, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Speaking of the Dead and the Speaking Dead

ERIN KAY PENNER

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E2

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814001959, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Michael Ziser, Environmental Practice and Early American Literature

(Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013, \$90.00). Pp. 231.isbn 978 1 1070 0543 3.

WILLIAM V. LOMBARDI

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E3

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002187, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Robin Beck, Chiefdoms, Collapse, and Coalescence in the Early American South

(Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013, \$90.00). Pp. 316. isbn 978 1 1070 2213 3.

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E4

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002199, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Kathleen Donegan, Seasons of Misery: Catastrophe and Colonial Settlement in Early America

(Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014, \$49.95, £32.50). Pp. 260.isbn 987 0 8122 4540 0.

CARLA GARDINA PESTANA

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E5

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002205, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

David La Vere, The Tuscarora War: Indians, Settlers, and the Fight for the Carolina Colonies

(Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013, \$30.00). Pp. 262.isbn 978 1 4696 1090 0.

NOELEEN MCILVENNA

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E6

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002217, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

David I. Spanagel, DeWitt Clinton & Amos Eaton: Geology & Power in Early New York

(Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014, \$54.95). Pp. 270.isbn 978 1 4214 1104 0.

DAVID STRADLING

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E7

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002229, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Aaron Spencer Fogleman, Two Troubled Souls: An Eighteenth-Century Couple’s Spiritual Journey in the Atlantic World

(Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013, \$39.95). Pp. 336.isbn 978 1 4696 0879 2.

RANDY J. SPARKS

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E8

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002230, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Nathaniel Millett, The Maroons of Prospect Bluff and Their Quest for Freedom in the Atlantic World

(Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2013, \$74.95). Pp. 249.isbn 978 0 8130 4454 5.

SHAUN WALLACE

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E9

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002242, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Sarah Mittlefehldt, Tangled Roots: The Appalachian Trail and American Environmental Politics

(Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2013, \$29.95). Pp. 300.isbn 978 0 2959 9300 3.

REBECCA R. SCOTT

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E10

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002254, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Doron S. Ben-Atar and Richard D. Brown, Taming Lust: Crimes against Nature in the Early Republic

(Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014, \$34.95). Pp. 216.isbn 978 0 8122 4581 3.

THOMAS A. FOSTER

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E11

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002266, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Stephen J. Mexal, Reading for Liberalism: The Overland Monthly and the Writing of the Modern American West

(Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 2013, \$65.00). Pp. 301.isbn 978 0 8032 4019 3.

GARY SCHARNHORST

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E12

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002278, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Henry R. Nau, Conservative Internationalism: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan

(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013, \$35.00). Pp. 320.isbn 978 0 6911 5931 7.

ADAM QUINN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E13

doi: 10.1017/S002187581400228X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Jonathan Earle and Diane Mutti Burke (eds.), Bleeding Kansas, Bleeding Missouri: The Long Civil War on the Border

(Topeka: University of Kansas Press, 2013, \$37.50 cloth, \$19.95 paper). Pp. 360.isbn 978 0 7006 1928 3, 978 0 7006 1929 0.

JEFFREY L. PATRICK

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E14

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002291, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

David LaRocca, Emerson’s English Traits and the Natural History of Metaphor

(London: Bloomsbury, 2013, £17.99). Pp. 395.isbn 978 1 4411 6140 6.

T. S. McMILLIN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E15

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002308, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Shawn Michelle Smith, At the Edge of Sight: Photography and the Unseen

(Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2013, \$28.95). Pp. 312.isbn 978 0 8223 5486 4.

MARCY J. DINIUS

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E16

doi: 10.1017/S002187581400231X, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Jason Ruiz, Americans in the Treasure House: Travel to Porfirian Mexico and the Cultural Politics of Empire

(Austin: University of Texas Press, 2014, \$55.00). Pp. 224.isbn 978 0 2927 5380 8.

GILBERT G. GONZALEZ

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E17

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002321, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Katherine C. Epstein, Torpedo: Inventing the Military–Industrial Complex in the United States and Great Britain

(Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard University Press, 2014, \$30.00). Pp. 229.isbn 978 0 6747 2526 3.

ROSS A. KENNEDY

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E18

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002333, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Cybelle Fox, Three Worlds of Relief: Race, Immigration, and the American Welfare State from the Progressive Era to the New Deal

(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012, \$35.00). Pp. xi+393.isbn 978 0 6911 5223 3.

LEONARD DINNERSTEIN

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E19

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002345, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Jessica Stites Mor (ed.), Human Rights and Transnational Solidarity in Cold War Latin America

(Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2013, \$29.95). Pp. 305.isbn 978 0 2992 9114 3.

JAIME YAFFÉ

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E20

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002357, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Michael Innis-Jiménez, Steel Barrio: The Great Mexican Migration to South Chicago, 1915–1940

(New York: New York University Press, 2013, \$27.00). Pp. 248.isbn 978 0 8147 2465 1.

JOSÉ ANGEL HERNÁNDEZ

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E21

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002369, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Randy J. Ontiveros, In the Spirit of a New People:The Cultural Politics of the Chicano Movement

(New York and London: New York University Press, 2014, \$NN.00). Pp. 233.isbn 978 0 8147 3877 1.

HELEN OAKLEY

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E22

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002370, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Richard Hardack, “ Not Altogether Human”: Pantheism and the Dark Nature of the American Renaissance

(Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2012, £28.95). Pp. 304.isbn 978 1 5584 9957 7.

ELIZABETH LOWRY

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E23

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002382, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Caren Irr, Toward the Geopolitical Novel: U.S. Fiction in the Twenty-First Century (Literature Now)

(New York: Columbia University Press, 2014, \$30.00/£20.50). Pp. 280.isbn 978 0 2311 6441 2.

DANIEL MATTINGLY

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E24

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002394, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

Glenn Feldman (ed.), Nation within a Nation: The American South and the Federal Government

(Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2014, \$74.95). Pp. xii+354.isbn 978 0 8130 4987 8.

EMMA FOLWELL

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, E25

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002400, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

AMS volume 49 issue 1 Cover and Front matter

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp f1-f9

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002412, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015

AMS volume 49 issue 1 Cover and Back matter

Journal of American Studies, Volume 49, Issue 01, February 2015, pp b1-b3

doi: 10.1017/S0021875814002424, Published online by Cambridge University Press 21 Jan 2015