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Preserving Data at the End of the World
Race, Migration, and Japanese American Film Culture before World War II
The American Child and the Cartographic Pedagogies of Empire
Photography, History, and the American Present
Jimi Hendrix in London, September 1966–June 1967
Photographing Trouble and Resilience in the American South
Politics and the Practice of Genealogy in U.S. History
The Religious Conversions That Changed American Politics
The FBI, Leftist Guerrillas, and the Origins of Counterterrorism
Women, Violence, and Contemporary Circum-Caribbean Narratives
The Black Arts Movement in the South
American Patriotism after 9/11
The Life and Legacy of Nellie Y. McKay
An Intimate History of Fatigue
Confederate Monuments and the Ongoing Fight for Racial Justice
Searching for the New Orleans Riot of 1900
The Rise of the Hip-Hop South
History, Hollywood, and the Highland South
Coastal Disasters and the Making of the American Beach
How the American Child Welfare System Lost Its Way
How Gender and Power Collide in Food Media and Culture
The Story of North Carolina Popular Music, from Blind Boy Fuller and Doc Watson to Nina Simone and Superchunk
Facing Up to Race and the Future of the Music
Reality TV's Shark Tank and the American Dream in Uncertain Times
Race, Performance, and the Politics of Passing
African American Rights and Visual Culture in the Nineteenth Century
Music, Power, and Politics in the United States, 1788–1865
How Hollywood Shaped Colorblind Ideology and Undermined Civil Rights
The Slave's Value in National Culture after 1865
The Rise and Fall of Hitchhiking in a Changing Nation
An American History of the Berlin Wall
A Civil Rights Memorial
How the Hawaiian Steel Guitar Changed the Sound of Modern Music
Race, Resistance, and the Rise of the LAPD
Inventing Inner Life in the Nineteenth-Century United States