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Protest on the Page
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Protest on the Page
Essays on Print and the Culture of Dissent
Edited by James L. Baughman, Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen, and James P. Danky
Spring 2015

Dear World
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Dear World
Contemporary Uses of the Diary
Kylie Cardell
Fall 2014

Early African Entertainments Abroad
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Early African Entertainments Abroad
From the Hottentot Venus to Africa’s First Olympians
Bernth Lindfors
Fall 2014

Eat Smart in Denmark
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Eat Smart in Denmark
How to Decipher the Menu, Know the Market Foods & Embark on a Tasting Adventure
Carol Schroeder
Fall 2014

John Williams's Film Music
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John Williams’s Film Music
Jaws, Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and the Return of the Classical Hollywood Music Style
Emilio Audissino
Spring 2014

Masked
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Masked
The Life of Anna Leonowens, Schoolmistress at the Court of Siam
Alfred Habegger
Spring 2014

Lawfully Wedded Husband
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Lawfully Wedded Husband
How My Gay Marriage Will Save the American Family
Joel Derfner
Fall 2013

It’s All a Kind of Magic
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It’s All a Kind of Magic
The Young Ken Kesey
Rick Dodgson
Fall 2013

Dark Laughter
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Dark Laughter
Spanish Film, Comedy, and the Nation
Juan F. Egea
Fall 2013

The Tamburitza Tradition
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The Tamburitza Tradition
From the Balkans to the American Midwest
Richard March
Fall 2013

The Last Laugh
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The Last Laugh
Folk Humor, Celebrity Culture, and Mass-Mediated Disasters in the Digital Age
Trevor J. Blank
Spring 2013

True Songs of Freedom
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True Songs of Freedom
Uncle Tom’s Cabin in Russian Culture and Society
John MacKay
Spring 2013

American Nightmares
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American Nightmares
The Haunted House Formula in American Popular Fiction
Dale Bailey
Fall 2012

The Detective as Historian
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The Detective as Historian
History and Art in Historical Crime Fiction
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Lawrence A. Kreiser, Jr., Preface by Robin W. Winks
Fall 2012

Brewed Awakenings
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Brewed Awakenings
An Illustrated Journey to Coffeehouses in Wisconsin (and Beyond)
Jeff Hagen
Fall 2012

America's Favorite Radio Station
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America’s Favorite Radio Station
WKRP in Cincinnati
Michael B. Kassel
Fall 2012

The Blue Plate Diner Cookbook
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The Blue Plate Diner Cookbook
Tim Lloyd and James Novak, with Bakery Recipes by Sara Whalen
Fall 2012

Yodel in Hi-Fi
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Yodel in Hi-Fi
From Kitsch Folk to Contemporary Electronica
Bart Plantenga
Fall 2012

Faithful Passages
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Faithful Passages
American Catholicism in Literary Culture, 1844–1931
James Emmett Ryan
Fall 2012

Minnesota Lumberjack Songs
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Minnesota Lumberjack Songs
Irish and Scottish Music from the North Woods
Brian Miller
Spring 2012

When Pigs Could Fly and Bears Could Dance
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When Pigs Could Fly and Bears Could Dance
A History of the Soviet Circus
Miriam Neirick
Spring 2012

Windy City Queer
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Windy City Queer
LGBTQ Dispatches from the Third Coast
Edited by Kathie Bergquist
Fall 2011

Timber!
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Timber!
The Story of the Lumberjack World Championships
Lew Freedman
Fall 2011

Film and Genocide
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Film and Genocide
Edited by Kristi M. Wilson and Tomás F. Crowder-Taraborrelli
Fall 2011

Graphic Subjects
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Graphic Subjects
Critical Essays on Autobiography and Graphic Novels
Edited by Michael A. Chaney
Spring 2011

Tough as Nails
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Tough as Nails
The Life and Films of Richard Brooks
Douglass K. Daniel
Spring 2011

Celluloid Activist
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Celluloid Activist
The Life and Times of Vito Russo
Michael Schiavi
Spring 2011

Remembrance of Things I Forgot
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Remembrance of Things I Forgot
A Novel
Bob Smith
Spring 2011

Comics in Wisconsin
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Comics in Wisconsin
Paul Buhle
Fall 2009

Touchless Automatic Wonder
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Touchless Automatic Wonder
Found Text Photographs from the Real World
Lewis Koch
Fall 2009

United Artists, Volume 1, 1919–1950
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United Artists, Volume 1, 1919–1950
The Company Built by the Stars
Tino Balio
Spring 2009

United Artists, Volume 2, 1951–1978
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United Artists, Volume 2, 1951–1978
The Company That Changed the Film Industry
Tino Balio
Spring 2009

Death in a Prairie House
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Death in a Prairie House
Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Murders
William R. Drennan, As read by Jim Fleming on Wisconsin Public Radio’s Chapter a Day ®
Spring 2009

Conjoined Twins in Black and White
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Conjoined Twins in Black and White
The Lives of Millie-Christine McKoy and Daisy and Violet Hilton
Edited by Linda Frost
Spring 2009

My Diva
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My Diva
65 Gay Men on the Women Who Inspire Them
Edited by Michael Montlack
Spring 2009

In a Pickle
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In a Pickle
A Family Farm Story
Jerry Apps
Fall 2008

Crunch!
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Crunch!
A History of the Great American Potato Chip
Dirk Burhans
Fall 2008

Purebred and Homegrown
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Purebred and Homegrown
America’s County Fairs
Drake Hokanson and Carol Kratz
Fall 2008

Escape Artist
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Escape Artist
The Life and Films of John Sturges
Glenn Lovell
Fall 2008

I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History
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I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History
Walter Mirisch, Forewords by Sidney Poitier and Elmore Leonard
Spring 2008

Raising Hell for Justice
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Raising Hell for Justice
The Washington Battles of a Heartland Progressive
David R. Obey
Fall 2007

Cannibal Fictions
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Cannibal Fictions
American Explorations of Colonialism, Race, Gender, and Sexuality
Jeff Berglund
Spring 2006

How I Escaped from Gilligan's Island
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How I Escaped from Gilligan's Island
And Other Misadventures of a Hollywood Writer-Producer
William Froug
Fall 2005

Profiles of Popular Culture
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Profiles of Popular Culture
A Reader
Edited by Ray B. Browne
Spring 2005

Popular Culture Theory and Methodology
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Popular Culture Theory and Methodology
A Basic Introduction
Edited by Harold E. Hinds, Jr., Marilyn F. Motz and Angela M. S. Nelson
Spring 2005

Rituals and Patterns in Children’s Lives
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Rituals and Patterns in Children’s Lives
Edited by Kathy Merlock Jackson
Spring 2005

Dissecting Stephen King
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Dissecting Stephen King
From the Gothic to Literary Naturalism
Heidi Strengell
Spring 2005

Popular Witchcraft
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Popular Witchcraft
Straight from the Witch’s Mouth
Jack Fritscher
Fall 2004

The Letters of Mina Harker
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The Letters of Mina Harker
Dodie Bellamy, New foreword by Dennis Cooper
Fall 2004

Murder on the Reservation
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Murder on the Reservation
American Indian Crime Fiction
Ray B. Browne
Spring 2004

Goddesses and Monsters
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Goddesses and Monsters
Women, Myth, Power, and Popular Culture
Jane Caputi
Spring 2004

Mystery, Violence, and Popular Culture
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Mystery, Violence, and Popular Culture
John G. Cawelti
Spring 2004

Grace Notes for a Year
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Grace Notes for a Year
Stories of Hope, Humor and Hubris from the World of Classical Music
Norman Gilliland
Spring 2004

The Essential Guide to Werewolf Literature
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The Essential Guide to Werewolf Literature
Brian J. Frost
Fall 2003

Remote
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Remote
Reflections on Life in the Shadow of Celebrity
David Shields, New foreword by Phillip Lopate
Fall 2003

Mission Underway
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Mission Underway
The History of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association and the Popular Culture Movement 1967–2001
Edited, Revised, and Updated by Ray B. Browne
2002

Cracked Sidewalks and French Pastry
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Cracked Sidewalks and French Pastry
The Wit and Wisdom of Al McGuire
Tom Kertscher
Fall 2002

A History of the French New Wave Cinema
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A History of the French New Wave Cinema
Richard Neupert
Fall 2002

Trouping through Texas
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Trouping through Texas
Harley Sadler and His Tent Show
Clifford Ashby, Suzanne De Pauw May
2001

The Guide to United States Popular Culture
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The Guide to United States Popular Culture
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Pat Browne
2001

Ordinary Reactions To Extraordinary Events
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Ordinary Reactions To Extraordinary Events
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Arthur G. Neal
2001

Memory and Representation
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Memory and Representation
Constructed Truths and Competing Realities
Edited by Dena Elisabeth Eber and Arthur G. Neal
2001

Sundae Best
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Sundae Best
A History of Soda Fountains
Anne Cooper Funderburg
2001

Crime Fiction and Film in the Southwest
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Crime Fiction and Film in the Southwest
Bad Boys and Bad Girls in the Badlands
Edited by Steve Glassman and Maurice O’Sullivan
2001

I Was a Cold War Monster
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I Was a Cold War Monster
Horror Films, Eroticism, and the Cold War Imagination
Cyndy Hendershot
2001

As American as Mom, Baseball, and Apple Pie
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As American as Mom, Baseball, and Apple Pie
Constructing Community in Contemporary American Horror Fiction
Linda J. Holland-Toll
2001

Anatomy of Murder
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Anatomy of Murder
Mystery, Detective, and Crime Fiction
Carl D. Malmgren
2001

A Passion for Consumption
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A Passion for Consumption
The Gothic Novel in America
Anna Sonser
2001

Grafting Helen
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Grafting Helen
The Abduction of the Classical Past
Matthew Gumpert
Spring 2001

Phenomenological Approaches to Popular Culture
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Phenomenological Approaches to Popular Culture
Edited by Michael T. Carroll and Eddie Tafoya
2000

The Mystery of Mysteries
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The Mystery of Mysteries
Cultural Differences and Designs
Samuel Coale
2000

Performing Television
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Performing Television
Contemporary Drama and the Media Culture
Elizabeth Klaver
2000

New Hard-Boiled Writers
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New Hard-Boiled Writers
1970s–1990s
LeRoy Lad Panek
2000

The Cowboy Hero and Its Audience
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The Cowboy Hero and Its Audience
Popular Culture as Market Derived Art
Alf H. Walle
2000

Reel Rituals
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Reel Rituals
Ritual Occasions from Baptisms to Funerals in Hollywood Films, 1945–1995
Parley Ann Boswell, Paul Loukides
1999

Pioneers in Popular Culture Studies
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Pioneers in Popular Culture Studies
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Michael T. Marsden
1999

Romantic Conventions
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Romantic Conventions
Edited by Anne K. Kaler and Rosemary E. Johnson-Kurek
1999

Diversity and Detective Fiction
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Diversity and Detective Fiction
Edited by Kathleen Gregory Klein
1999

Rhetorical Bodies
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Rhetorical Bodies
Edited by Jack Selzer and Sharon Crowley
Fall 1999

Graphic Opinions
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Graphic Opinions
Editorial Cartoonists and Their Art
Edited by Jack Colldeweih and, Kalman Goldstein
1998

Victims or Villains
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Victims or Villains
Jewish Images in Classic English Detective Fiction
Malcolm J. Turnbull
1998

Coming after Oprah
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Coming after Oprah
Cultural Fallout in the Age of the TV Talk Show
Vicki Abt, Leonard Mustazza
1997

Leon Forrest
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Leon Forrest
Introductions and Interpretations
John G. Cawelti
1997

Mutilating the Body
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Mutilating the Body
Identity in Blood and Ink
Kim Hewitt
1997

From Moonshine to Madison Avenue
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From Moonshine to Madison Avenue
A Cultural History of the NASCAR Winston Cup Series
Mark D. Howell
1997

Nancy Drew and Company
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Nancy Drew and Company
Culture, Gender, and Girls’ Series
Edited by Sherrie A. Inness
1997

Retrofitting Blade Runner
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Retrofitting Blade Runner
Issues in Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner and Phillip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
Edited by Judith B. Kerman
1997

Vision/Re-Vision
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Vision/Re-Vision
Adapting Contemporary American Fiction by Women to Film
Edited by Barbara Tepa Lupack
1997

In the Zone
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In the Zone
The Twilight World of Rod Serling
Peter Wolfe
1997

The Gothic World of Anne Rice
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The Gothic World of Anne Rice
Edited by Gary Hoppenstand and Ray B. Browne
1996

Moving On
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Moving On
The Heroines of Shirley Ann Grau, Anne Tyler, and Gail Godwin
Susan S. Kissel
1996

Preview 2001+
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Preview 2001+
Popular Culture Studies in the Future
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Marshall W. Fishwick
1995

In the Beginning
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In the Beginning
First Novels in Mystery Series
Edited by Mary Jean DeMarr
1995

Chocolate, Strawberry, and Vanilla
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Chocolate, Strawberry, and Vanilla
A History of American Ice Cream
Anne Cooper Funderburg
1995

Go! Fight! Win!
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Go! Fight! Win!
Cheerleading in American Culture
Mary Ellen Hanson
1995

Women Times Three
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Women Times Three
Writers, Detectives, Readers
Kathleen Gregory Klein, Editor
1995

The Wonder Team
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The Wonder Team
The True Story of the Incomparable 1927 New York Yankees
Leo Trachtenberg
1995

The Cultures of Celebrations
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The Cultures of Celebrations
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Michael T. Marsden
1994

Al Capp Remembered
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Al Capp Remembered
Elliott Caplin
1994

Phony Culture
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Phony Culture
Confidence and Malaise in Contemporary America
James Combs
1994

Games in the Global Village
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Games in the Global Village
A 50-Nation Study of Entertainment Television
Anne Cooper-Chen
1994

Stephen King's America
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Stephen King’s America
Jonathan P. Davis
1994

Hunting and Fishing for Sport
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Hunting and Fishing for Sport
Commerce, Controversy, Popular Culture
Richard Hummel
1994

Take Two
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Take Two
Adapting the Contemporary American Novel to Film
Edited by Barbara Tepa Lupack
1994

Eye on the Future
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Eye on the Future
Popular Culture Scholarship into the Twenty-First Century in Honor of Ray B. Browne
Edited by Marilyn F. Motz, John Nachbar, Michael Marsden, and Ronald Ambrosetti
1994

No One Knows Their Names
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No One Knows Their Names
Screenwriters in Hollywood
Jorja Prover
1994

Dionysus in Literature
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Dionysus in Literature
Essays on Literary Madness
Edited by Branimir M. Rieger
1994

You Know My Method
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You Know My Method
The Science of the Detective
J.K. Van Dover
1994

The Sports Immortals
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The Sports Immortals
Deifying the American Athlete
Peter Williams
1994

Continuities in Popular Culture
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Continuities in Popular Culture
The Present in the Past and the Past in the Present and Future
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Ronald J. Ambrosetti
1993

Stewards of the House
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Stewards of the House
The Detective Fiction of Jonathan Latimer
Bill Brubaker
1993

Dance of the Sleepwalkers
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Dance of the Sleepwalkers
The Dance Marathon Fad
Frank M. Calabria
1993

The Terrible Fitzball
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The Terrible Fitzball
The Melodramatist of the Macabre
Larry Stephen Clifton
1993

Dress in American Culture
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Dress in American Culture
Edited by Patricia A. Cunningham and Susan Voso Lab
1993

Daytime Television Gameshows and the Celebration of Merchandise
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Daytime Television Gameshows and the Celebration of Merchandise
The Price Is Right
Morris B. Holbrook
1993

All That Glitters
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All That Glitters
Country Music in America
Edited by George H. Lewis
1993

Front Yard America
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Front Yard America
The Evolution and Meanings of a Vernacular Domestic Landscape
Fred E.H. Schroeder
1993

Martians and Misplaced Clues
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Martians and Misplaced Clues
The Life and Work of Fredric Brown
Jack Seabrook
1993

H. R. F. Keating
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H. R. F. Keating
Post-Colonial Detection, A Critical Study
Meera Tamaya
1993

Communication and Women's Friendships
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Communication and Women’s Friendships
Parallels and Intersections in Literature and Life
Edited by Janet Doubler Ward and JoAnna Stephens Mink
1993

Child Brides and Intruders
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Child Brides and Intruders
Carol Wershoven
1993

Alarms & Epitaphs
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Alarms & Epitaphs
The Art of Eric Ambler
Peter Wolfe
1993

Ferris Wheels
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Ferris Wheels
An Illustrated History
Norman D. Anderson
1992

The Many Tongues of Literacy
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The Many Tongues of Literacy
Ray B. Browne
1992

Rejuvenating the Humanities
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Rejuvenating the Humanities
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Marshall W. Fishwick
1992

Advertising and Popular Culture
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Advertising and Popular Culture
Studies in Variety and Versatility
Sammy R. Danna
1992

Visions of War
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Visions of War
World War II in Popular Literature and Culture
Edited by M. Paul Holsinger and Mary Anne Schofield
1992

Beyond the Stars 3
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Beyond the Stars 3
The Material World in American Popular Film
Edited by Paul Loukides and Linda K. Fuller
1992

Beyond the Stars 4
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Beyond the Stars 4
Locales in American Popular Film
Edited by Paul Loukides and Linda K. Fuller
1992

Popular Culture
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Popular Culture
An Introductory Text
Edited by Jack Nachbar and Kevin Lause
1992

Live from Atlantic City
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Live from Atlantic City
The Miss America Pageant Before, After, and In Spite of Television
A. R. Riverol
1992

Beyond Cheering and Bashing
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Beyond Cheering and Bashing
New Perspectives on the Closing of the American Mind
Edited by James Seaton and William K. Buckley
1992

Popular Arthurian Traditions
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Popular Arthurian Traditions
Edited by Sally K. Slocum
1992

Digging into Popular Culture
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Digging into Popular Culture
Theories and Methodologies in Archeology, Anthropology, and Other Fields
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Pat Browne
1991

Polpop 2
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Polpop 2
Politics and Popular Culture in America Today
James Combs
1991

The Picara
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The Picara
From Hera to Fantasy Heroine
Anne K. Kaler
1991

Yesterday's Faces, Volume 5
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Yesterday’s Faces, Volume 5
Dangerous Horizons
Robert Sampson
1991

Marginal Conventions
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Marginal Conventions
Popular Culture, Mass Media, and Social Deviance
Edited by Clinton R. Sanders
1991

Hardboiled in Hollywood
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Hardboiled in Hollywood
Five Black Mask Writers and the Movies
David Wilt
1991

The Sound of Light
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The Sound of Light
A History of Gospel Music
Don Cusic
1990

John Dickson Carr
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John Dickson Carr
A Critical Study
S. T. Joshi
1990

Cordially Yours, Brother Cadfael
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Cordially Yours, Brother Cadfael
Edited by Anne K. Kaler
1990

Beyond the Stars 2
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Beyond the Stars 2
Plot Conventions in American Popular Film
Edited by Paul Loukides and Linda K. Fuller
1990

Probable Cause
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Probable Cause
Crime Fiction in America
Leroy Lad Panek
1990

Old Sleuth's Freaky Female Detectives
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Old Sleuth’s Freaky Female Detectives
(from the Dime Novels)
Garyn G. Roberts, Gary Hoppenstand, Ray B. Browne
1990

Perspectives of Black Popular Culture
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Perspectives of Black Popular Culture
Edited by Harry B. Shaw
1990

Cowboys and Caudillos
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Cowboys and Caudillos
Frontier Ideology of the Americas
Tom R. Sullivan
1990

A Legend for the Legendary
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A Legend for the Legendary
The Origin of the Baseball Hall of Fame
James A. Vlasich
1990

Against Academia
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Against Academia
The History of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association and the Popular Culture Movement, 1967–1988
Ray B. Browne
1989

Suspense in the Formula Story
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Suspense in the Formula Story
George N. Dove
1989

East of Samarinda
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East of Samarinda
Carl Jacobi
Carl Jacobi, R. Dixon Smith
1989

Beyond the Stars 1
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Beyond the Stars 1
Stock Characters in American Popular Film
Edited by Paul Loukides and Linda K. Fuller
1989

The Americanization of the Global Village
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The Americanization of the Global Village
Essays in Comparative Popular Culture
Edited by Roger Rollin
1989

Deadly Excitements
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Deadly Excitements
Shadows and Phantoms
Robert D. Sampson
1989

American Popular Music: Readings From the Popular Press Volume I
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American Popular Music: Readings From the Popular Press Volume I
The Nineteenth-Century Tin Pan Alley
Edited by Timothy E. Scheurer
1989

American Popular Music: Readings From the Popular Press Volume 2
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American Popular Music: Readings From the Popular Press Volume 2
The Age of Rock
Edited by Timothy E. Scheurer
1989

Cooking by the Book
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Cooking by the Book
Food in Literature and Culture
Edited by Mary Anne Schofield
1989

Two Guns From Harlem
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Two Guns From Harlem
The Detective Fiction of Chester Himes
Robert E. Skinner
1989

Elizabethan Popular Culture
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Elizabethan Popular Culture
Leonard R. N. Ashley
1988

The Spirit of Australia
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The Spirit of Australia
The Crime Fiction of Arthur W. Upfield
Ray B. Browne
1988

Symbiosis
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Symbiosis
Popular Culture and Other Fields
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Marshall W. Fishwick
1988

Landscape of Fear
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Landscape of Fear
Stephen King’s American Gothic
Tony Magistrale
1988

Search and Clear
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Search and Clear
Critical Responses to Selected Literature and Films of the Vietnam War
Edited by William J. Searle
1988

Comic Crime
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Comic Crime
Edited by Earl F. Bargainnier
1987

Heroines of Popular Culture
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Heroines of Popular Culture
Edited by Pat Browne
1987

The Incredible Scream Machine
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The Incredible Scream Machine
A History of the Roller Coaster
Robert Cartmell
1987

Rock Eras
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Rock Eras
Interpretations of Music and Society, 1954–1984
Jim Curtis
1987

Necessary American Fictions
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Necessary American Fictions
Popular Literature of the 1950s
William Darby
1987

Early American Almanac Humor
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Early American Almanac Humor
Robert K. Dodge
1987

The God Pumpers
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The God Pumpers
Religion in the Electronic Age
Edited by Marshall W. Fishwick and Ray B. Browne
1987

The Gothic World of Stephen King
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The Gothic World of Stephen King
Landscape of Nightmares
Edited by Gary Hoppenstand and Ray B. Browne
1987

In Search of the Paper Tiger
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In Search of the Paper Tiger
A Sociological Perspective of Myth, Formula, and the Mystery Genre in the Entertainment Print Mass Medium
Gary Hoppenstand
1987

Children of the Series and How They Grew
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Children of the Series and How They Grew
or A Century of Heroines & Heroes, Romantic, Comic, Moral
Faye R. Kensinger
1987

Yesterday's Faces, Volume 3
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Yesterday’s Faces, Volume 3
From the Dark Side
Robert Sampson
1987

Yesterday's Faces, Volume 4
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Yesterday’s Faces, Volume 4
The Solvers
Robert Sampson
1987

Humor and Comedy in Puppetry
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Humor and Comedy in Puppetry
Celebration in Popular Culture
Edited by Dina Sherzer and Joel Sherzer
1987

Corridors of Deceit
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Corridors of Deceit
The World of John le Carré
Peter Wolfe
1987

Cops and Constables
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Cops and Constables
American and British Fictional Policemen
Edited by Earl F. Bargainnier and George N. Dove
1986

Heroes and Humanities
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Heroes and Humanities
Detective Fiction and Culture
Ray B. Browne
1986

Laws of Our Fathers
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Laws of Our Fathers
Popular Culture and the U.S. Constitution
Edited by Ray B. Browne and Glenn J. Browne
1986

The Religion of Science Fiction
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The Religion of Science Fiction
Frederick A. Kreuziger
1986

A Cent a Story!
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A Cent a Story!
The Best from Ten Detective Aces
Garyn G. Roberts
1986

Private Eyes: One Hundred and One Knights
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Private Eyes: One Hundred and One Knights
A Survey of American Detective Fiction 1922-1984
Robert A. Baker, Michael T. Nietzel
1985

The Boys from Grover Avenue
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The Boys from Grover Avenue
Ed McBain’s 87th Precinct Novels
George N. Dove
1985

More Tales of the Defective Detective in the Pulps
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More Tales of the Defective Detective in the Pulps
Gary Hoppenstand, Garyn G. Roberts, and Ray B. Browne
1985

Wrestling to Rasslin'
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Wrestling to Rasslin’
Ancient Sport to American Spectacle
Gerald W. Morton and George M. O’Brien
1985

Hollywood Troubleshooter
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Hollywood Troubleshooter
W. T. Ballard’s Bill Lennox Stories
Edited and Introduced by James L. Traylor
1985

Something More than Night
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Something More than Night
The Case of Raymond Chandler
Peter Wolfe
1985

Twelve Englishmen of Mystery
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Twelve Englishmen of Mystery
Edited by Earl F. Bargainnier
1984

Forbidden Fruits
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Forbidden Fruits
Taboos and Tabooism in Culture
Edited by Ray B. Brown
1984

Voices for the Future, Volume 3
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Voices for the Future, Volume 3
Essays on Major Science Fiction Writers
Edited by Thomas D. Clareson and Thomas L. Wymer
1984

The Empire Strikes Out
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The Empire Strikes Out
Kurd Lasswitz, Hans Dominik, and the Development of German Science Fiction
William B. Fischer
1984

Henry L. Brunk and Brunk's Comedians
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Henry L. Brunk and Brunk’s Comedians
Tent Repertoire Empire of the Southwest
Jerry L. Martin
1984

The Hero in Transition
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The Hero in Transition
Ray B. Browne and Marshall W. Fishwick
1983

Dime Novel Roundup
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Dime Novel Roundup
Annotated Index, 1931–1981
Michael L. Cook
1983

Mystery Fanfare
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Mystery Fanfare
A Composite Annotated Index to Mystery and Related Fanzines 1963–1981
Michael L. Cook
1983

The Defective Detective in the Pulps
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The Defective Detective in the Pulps
Edited by Gary Hoppenstand and Ray B. Browne
1983

Yesterday's Faces, Volume 1
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Yesterday’s Faces, Volume 1
Glory Figures
Robert Sampson
1983

Other Worlds
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Other Worlds
The Fantasy Genre
John H. Timmerman
1983

Daily Life in Johnson's London
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Daily Life in Johnson’s London
Richard B. Schwartz
Fall 1983

Ananda
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Ananda
Where Yoga LIves
John Ball
1982

The Dime Novel Detective
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The Dime Novel Detective
Gary Hoppenstand
1982

Dr. Joe Bell
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Dr. Joe Bell
Model for Sherlock Holmes
Ely M. Liebow
1982

The Rescue and Romance
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The Rescue and Romance
Popular Novels Before World War I
Diana Reep
1982

Custer Legends
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Custer Legends
Lawrence A. Frost
1981

Learning To See
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Learning To See
Historical Perspectives on Modern Popular/Commercial Arts
Alan Gowans
1981

A Common Spring
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A Common Spring
Crime Novel and Classic
Nadya Aisenberg
1980

The Gentle Art of Murder
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The Gentle Art of Murder
The Detective Fiction of Agatha Christie
Earl F. Bargainnier
1980

Rituals and Ceremonies in Popular Culture
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Rituals and Ceremonies in Popular Culture
Edited by Ray B. Browne
1980

Seasoned Authors for a New Season
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Seasoned Authors for a New Season
The Search for Standards in Popular Writing
Louis Filler
1980

The Agatha Christie Companion
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The Agatha Christie Companion
Russell H. Fitzgibbon
1980

The New Gods
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The New Gods
Psyche and Symbol in Popular Art
Harold Schechter
1980

5000 Years of Popular Culture
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5000 Years of Popular Culture
Popular Culture before Printing
Edited by Fred E.H. Schroeder
1980

Voices for the Future, Volume 2
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Voices for the Future, Volume 2
Essays on Major Science Fiction Writers
Thomas D. Clareson
1979

Watteau's Shepherds
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Watteau’s Shepherds
The Detective Novel in Britain, 1914–1940
Leroy Lad Panek
1979

Popular Abstracts
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Popular Abstracts
Ray B. Browne and Christopher Geist, Editors
1978

Voices for the Future, Volume 1
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Voices for the Future, Volume 1
Essays on Major Science Fiction Writers
Thomas D. Clareson, Editor
1976

A Question of Quality
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A Question of Quality
Popularity and Value in Modern Creative Writing
Louis Filler
1976

The American Dream and the National Game
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The American Dream and the National Game
Leverett T. Smith Jr.
1975

SF
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SF
The Other Side of Realism
Edited by Thomas D. Clareson
1971