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 17, Autumn 2010: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 17, Autumn 2010 Contents ‘Mad-Eyed From Stating the Obvious”:The Cold War Symmetries of Robert Lowell and Richard Wilbur STEPHEN ROSS, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD Adapting Kali: Allen Ginsberg’s ‘Stotras to Kali Destroyer of Illusions’  NICOLA SCHOLES, UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND ‘How did it all fit in?’: Alice Notley’s ‘101’ YASMINE…

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Issue 16, Spring 2010: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 16, Spring 2010 Contents Continuities and Changes: A Report on the British Association for American Studies Postgraduate Conference, Northumbria University 2009 HELEN MITCHELL, NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY The Knickerbocker Atlantic: Ritual and Federalism in Washington Irving’s The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. MICHAEL COLLINS, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM ‘Anti-scriptural, anti-domestic,…

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Issue 16, Spring 2010: Article 5

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Life in the Woods: The Influence of Hunting on Frontier Leadership in Revolutionary Kentucky Blair M. Smith © Blair M. Smith. All Rights Reserved.  In investigating the influence that a hunter would have on the region commonly referred to as ‘the frontier’, one need only look at the…

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Issue 16, Spring 2010: Article 4

U.S Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal ‘Hail to the King, baby’: Bruce Campbell and the Representation of US Masculine Heroism Michael Goodrum © Michael Goodrum. All Rights Reserved.   When I’m in despair, I adjust my hair and make evil pay… When danger calls, you must have the balls of an ox or a…

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Issue 16, Spring 2010: Article 3

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal ‘Anti-scriptural, anti-domestic, and revolutionary’: Female Preachers and Gender in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1864-1888 George Scratcherd © George Scratcherd. All Rights Reserved. After the Civil War in which so much, for so many, was pinned to the Divine, the religious landscape of America was shattered. Amidst this…

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