Issue 25: Spring 2011



Editorial Statement



Articles

Post-American Literature
Dr. Robert T. Tally Jr. (Texas State University)

A History of Government Management of UFO Perceptions through
Film and Television

Robbie Graham (University of Bristol) and
Dr. Matthew Alford (University of Bath)

An Old Tale: The Marriage of Łódź and Los Angeles in David Lynch's
Inland Empire

Richard Martin (Birkbeck, University of London)

Video

Beyond the Frontier: The Future of American Identities and American Studies
Speakers:
Professor Dick Ellis (University of Birmingham)
Professor Scott Lucas (University of Birmingham)
Dr. Maria Ryan (University of Nottingham)
Chair: Dr. Helen Laville (University of Birmingham)





Reviews


Documentary:

Spike Lee (dir.): If God is Willing and Da Creek Don’t Rise
Dr. Anna Hartnell (Birkbeck, University of London)


Books:

Christopher Flynn: Americans in British Literature, 1770-1832: A Breed Apart
Benjamin E. Park (University of Cambridge)

Mark Whalan: American Culture in the 1910s
Barbara Antoniazzi (Free University Berlin)

Russell Kirk & McClellan James: The Political Principles of Robert A. Taft. With a new introduction by Jeffrey O. Nelson
Mark Shanahan (Brunel University)

George Kouvaros: Famous Faces Yet Not Themselves: "The Misfits" and Icons of Postwar America
Christopher Vardy (Independent Scholar)

Jill Lepore: The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party’s Revolution and the Battle over American History
Tom Cutterham (University of Oxford)

Julian E. Zelizer (ed.): The Presidency of George W. Bush: A First Historical Assessment
Patrick Andelic (University of Oxford)

Bob Woodward: Obama’s Wars: The Inside Story
Luke Middup (University of Nottingham)





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