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 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 3, Spring 2003: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 3, Spring 2003: Special Conference Edition Guest Editors: Rachel van Duyvenbode & Colin Howley Contents “Coast to Coast: An Aerial Introduction” RACHEL VAN DUYVENBODE AND COLIN HOWLEY, THE UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD “African American Responses to Crime in Antebellum Richmond, Virginia” JAMES CAMPBELL, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM “Norman Mailer and Pop: Totalitarianism and…

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Issue 11, Autumn 2007: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 11, Autumn 2007 Contents “‘America(s): Representations and Negotiations’: A Report of the British Association for American Studies Postgraduate Conference, University of Nottingham 2006” CERI GORTON, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM “The Horrors of Maine: Space, Place and Regionalism in Stephen King’s Pet Sematary” REBECCA JANICKER, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM “‘Speaking of Survival and of…

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Issue 10, Spring 2007: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 10, Spring 2007 Contents “Reading Gender in Amy Bloom” ALISON KELLY, UNIVERSITY OF READING “‘Sloughing off the Old Skin’: Ideology, Folklore and the Invention of Tradition in the Tales of Washington Irving” MICHAEL COLLINS, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM “Natural Disasters in America: The Northridge Earthquake (1994), Hurricane Katrina (2005) and the Relationships…

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Issue 12, Spring 2008: Contents

U.S. Studies Online: The BAAS Postgraduate Journal Issue 12, Spring 2008 Contents “‘Identities and Encounters’: A Report of the British Association for American Studies Postgraduate Conference, University of Manchester 2007” JENNIE CHAPMAN AND JOSEPHINE METCALF, UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER “‘Heartless Exhibitionist or Brave New Chronicler of the Age of Terror’? Don DeLillo’s Mao II, Falling Man, and Making Art…

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