U.S. Studies Online showcases and promotes the exciting and emerging research produced by postgraduate and early career researchers in the American studies academic community.

Here are the first 18 issues, published between 2001 and 2011. For the latest USSO issues, click here.

Issue 5, Spring 2004, contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 5, Spring 2004: Special Conference Edition Contents “Editing the Great Literary Comeback: Ralph Ellison’s Juneteenth and Henry Roth’s Mercy of a Rude Stream“ ALAN GIBBS, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM “Icons, Canons and Iconoclasts: Reading Adolescents in Lisa Alther’s Kinflicks and Joyce Carol Oates’s I’ll Take You There“ RACHAEL MCLENNAN, UNIVERSITY…

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Issue 8, Spring 2006: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 8, Spring 2006 Contents “America Actually: An Introduction” ELIZABETH BOYLE AND ANNE-MARIE EVANS, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD “‘Something so fundamentally right’: Djuna Barnes’s Uneasy Intersections with Margaret Sanger and the Rhetoric of Reform” RICHARD ESPLEY, UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM “Tyranny of the Majority and Judicial Power: Using Tocqueville to Evaluate the Activism of…

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Issue 9, Autumn 2006: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 9, Autumn 2006 Contents “Multilingualism and Immigration in U.S. Public Policy: 1850-1910” ANTONY ADOLF, UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA “The Geography of Production: Charting the Modernist Spaces in Sinclair Lewis’s Babbitt” MICHAEL P. MORENO, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE “‘I live to be their protector and friend, and not their tyrant and foe’:…

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Issue 14, Spring 2009: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 14, Spring 2009 Contents “‘America: Real and Imagined’: A Report on the British Association for American Studies Postgraduate Conference, University of Exeter 2008” GARETH JAMES, UNIVERSITY OF EXETER “Occidental Odysseys to Niagara, the Prairies and the Mississippi River: British and American Views on the Three Landscapes of the West” ADAM…

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Issue 15, Autumn 2009: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 15, Autumn 2009 Contents “‘Visions, dreams and a few nightmares’: Roy DeCarava’s Representations of African American Workers in Harlem” REBECCA COBBY, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM “A Philadelphia Story: Regional Patrimony in The Barnes Foundation and The Gross Clinic Sagas” JAYME YAHR, UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON, SEATTLE “A Better Lie of the West: E.L.…

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