Issue 27: Winter 2012



Note from the Editors



Articles

A New Frontier - Or just a 240,000 mile cul de sac?
Mark Shanahan (Brunel University)

From Empire Falls to Pawtucket Falls: a harbinger of salvation
Marleen Schulte (University of Heidelberg)

Canadians' Consternation: Irish Immigration, Competition, and Canada's Relationship to the United States and the British Empire in the 1840s
Jonathan Keljik (George Washington University)

Immigration vs. Emigration: The Internationality of U.S. Immigration Policy
Ashley Zampogna-Krug (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)



Reviews


Joshua Kendall: The Forgotten Founding Father: Noah Webster’s Obsession and the Creation of an American Culture
Tom Cutterham (University of Oxford)

Bruce Ackerman: The Decline and Fall of the American Republic
Julie Prieto (Stanford University)

William V. Spanos: The Exceptionalist State and the State of Exception: Herman Melville’s Billy Budd, Sailor
Adam C. Lewis (University of California, San Diego)

Martin Dines: Gay Suburban Narratives in American and British Culture: Homecoming Queens
Katie Barnett (University of Birmingham)

John Price: Orienting Canada: Race, Empire, and the Transpacific
Asa McKercher (University of Cambridge)

Jonathan Colman: The Foreign Policy of Lyndon B. Johnson: The United States and the World, 1963-1969
Ben Offiler (University of Nottingham)

Kristina Miler: Constituency Representation in Congress: The View from Capitol Hill
Patrick Andelic (University of Oxford)

Susan Kollin (ed.). Postwestern Cultures: Literature, Theory, Space
Despoina Feleki (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)






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