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  1. Icons of American Popular Culture

    From P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez

    By Robert C. Cottrell

    Traces the evolution of American popular culture over the past two centuries. In a lengthy chronology of landmark events, and ten chapters, each revolving around the lives of two individuals who are in some way emblematic of their times, this provides a window on the social, economic, and political...

    Published September 15th 2009 by Routledge

  2. From Hip Hop to Jubilee

    Readings in African American Music

    By Kip Lornell

    From Jubilee to Hip Hop includes 36 reading selections that underscore the breadth and variety of African American musical culture. Each of these selections relates something notable and interesting about African American musical culture since the Emancipation, whether it is Marian...

    Published August 12th 2009 by Routledge

  3. An Anthology of Russian Folktales

    By Jack V. Haney

    Series: 500 Tips

    This anthology gathers a broad selection of Russian folktales, legends, and anecdotes, and includes helpful features that make them more accessible and engaging for English-language readers. Editor Jack V. Haney has selected some of the best tales from his seven-volume "Complete Russian Folktale"...

    Published February 15th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Japanese Popular Music

    Culture, Authenticity and Power

    By Carolyn Stevens

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    Japanese popular culture has been steadily increasing in visibility both in Asia and beyond in recent years. This book examines Japanese popular music, exploring its historical development, technology, business and production aspects, audiences, and language and culture. Based both on extensive...

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge

  5. Lewis Hine: Photographer of Americans at Work

    Photographer of Americans at Work

    By Richard Worth

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge

  6. Dorothea Lange: Photographer of the People

    Photographer of the People

    By David C King

    A scholarly work that aims to be both broad enough in scope to satisfy upper-division undergraduates studying folk belief and narrative and detailed enough to meet the needs of graduate students in the field....

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge

  7. Mathew Brady: Photographer of Our Nation

    Photographer of Our Nation

    By Stuart A P Murray

    In a spellbinding account of her two-year teaching stint and travels in China, Woronov provides, through numerous anecdotes, insight into the everyday life of the modern Chinese people. 20 photos....

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge

  8. George Catlin: Painter of Indian Life

    Painter of Indian Life

    By Richard Worth

    First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 31st 2009 by Routledge

  9. John Trumbull: Painter of the Revolutionary War

    Painter of the Revolutionary War

    By Stuart A P Murray

    John Trumbull's sweeping historical paintings of battle scenes of the American Revolution hang in the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C., for all to see. This patriot-artist painted lifelike portraits of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin, and he traveled around the...

    Published October 1st 2008 by Routledge

  10. Japanese Visual Culture: Explorations in the World of Manga and Anime

    Explorations in the World of Manga and Anime

    By Mark Wheeler Macwilliams, Mark W. MacWilliams

    Born of Japan's cultural encounter with Western entertainment media, manga (comic books or graphic novels) and anime (animated films) are two of the most universally recognized forms of contemporary mass culture. Because they tell stories through visual imagery, they vault over language barriers....

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge