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American Gamelan and the Ethnomusicological Imagination

American Gamelan and the Ethnomusicological Imagination

Elizabeth A Clendinning

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043383
eISBN:
9780252052262
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043383.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The book seeks to answer these questions: Why are there more than 150 gamelans (Indonesian percussion ensembles) in North America, and why are more than half of them associated with American colleges ... More

Before March MadnessThe Wars for the Soul of College Basketball

Before March Madness: The Wars for the Soul of College Basketball

Kurt Edward Kemper

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043260
eISBN:
9780252052149
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043260.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

Before March Madness examines the power dynamics of mid-century college sports when their meaning in higher education was still uncertain, when their future in American culture was still ... More

Black Queer FreedomSpaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

Black Queer Freedom: Spaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

GerShun Avilez

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043376
eISBN:
9780252052255
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043376.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this book, GerShun Avilez argues that queerness, here meaning same-sex desire and gender nonconformity, introduces the threat of injury and that artists throughout the Black diaspora use queer ... More

Bradbury Beyond Apollo

Bradbury Beyond Apollo

Jonathan R. Eller

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043413
eISBN:
9780252052293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043413.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This book completes the biography trilogy begun in Becoming Ray Bradbury and continued in Ray Bradbury Unbound. Bradbury Beyond Apollo begins in the early 1970s, as Bradbury found himself fully ... More

Community-Centered JournalismEngaging People, Exploring Solutions, and Building Trust

Community-Centered Journalism: Engaging People, Exploring Solutions, and Building Trust

Andrea Wenzel

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043307
eISBN:
9780252052187
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043307.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In A Case for Community-Centered Journalism: Solutions, Engagement, Trust, Andrea Wenzel maps out a process model for building trust—not just in journalism, but between different sectors of ... More

From Slave Cabins to the White HouseHomemade Citizenship in African American Culture

From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture

Koritha Mitchell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043321
eISBN:
9780252052200
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043321.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book argues for a new reading practice. Rather than approach art and literature from marginalized groups as examples of protest or as responses to “dominant” culture, it demonstrates the power ... More

George Frederick Bristow

George Frederick Bristow

Katherine K. Preston

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043420
eISBN:
9780252052309
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043420.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

George Frederick Bristow (1825-1898), a pillar of the nineteenth-century New York musical community, was educated, lived, and worked in New York for his entire life. A skilled performer (piano, ... More

The Huawei ModelThe Rise of China's Technology Giant

The Huawei Model: The Rise of China's Technology Giant

Yun Wen

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043437
eISBN:
9780252052316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043437.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

With the rise of China’s information and communications technology (ICT) sector, a number of Chinese high-tech firms are approaching transnational stages and shifting the center of gravity in global ... More

Laughing to Keep from DyingAfrican American Satire in the Twenty-First Century

Laughing to Keep from Dying: African American Satire in the Twenty-First Century

Danielle Fuentes Morgan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043390
eISBN:
9780252052279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043390.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book utilizes an interdisciplinary approach to expand the parameters of satire to include the satirization found in twenty-first-century African American forms of expression crossing generic ... More

Madam C. J. Walker's Gospel of GivingBlack Women's Philanthropy during Jim Crow

Madam C. J. Walker's Gospel of Giving: Black Women's Philanthropy during Jim Crow

Tyrone McKinley Freeman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043451
eISBN:
9780252052330
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043451.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Madam C. J. Walker’s Gospel of Giving: Black Women’s Philanthropy during Jim Crow presents the first comprehensive story of Walker’s philanthropic giving arguing that she was a significant ... More

Queer and Trans MigrationsDynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation

Queer and Trans Migrations: Dynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation

Eithne Luibhéid and Karma R Chávez (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043314
eISBN:
9780252052194
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043314.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This volume brings together academics, activists, and artists to explore how LGBTQ migrants and their allies, friends, families, and communities (including citizens and noncitizens) experience and ... More

Queering the Global Filipina BodyContested Nationalisms in the Filipina/o Diaspora

Queering the Global Filipina Body: Contested Nationalisms in the Filipina/o Diaspora

Gina K. Velasco

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043475
eISBN:
9780252052354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043475.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

The “global Filipina body” is a ubiquitous sign of the Philippine nation that represents the exploitation of racialized and gendered Filipina migrant labor in a context of neoliberal globalization ... More

Remaking Muslim LivesEveryday Islam in Postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina

Remaking Muslim Lives: Everyday Islam in Postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina

David Henig

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043291
eISBN:
9780252052170
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043291.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

Remaking Muslim Lives: Everyday Islam in Postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina examines what it means to live a Muslim life amid the political ruptures, economic deprivation, and transformation of religious ... More

The Sport MarriageWomen Who Make It Work

The Sport Marriage: Women Who Make It Work

Steven M. Ortiz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043161
eISBN:
9780252052040
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043161.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

Male professional athletes captivate fans and profoundly influence today’s society as part of the $1.3 trillion global sport industry. Although these athletes’ lives and careers are widely reported, ... More

Starring WomenCelebrity, Patriarchy, and American Theater, 1790-1850

Starring Women: Celebrity, Patriarchy, and American Theater, 1790-1850

Sara E. Lampert

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043352
eISBN:
9780252052231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043352.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Star actresses and dancers were among the most publicly visible, celebrated, and often polarizing female public figures in the early United States. This book examines the careers and celebrity of the ... More

Sweet GreeksFirst-Generation Immigrant Confectioners in the Heartland

Sweet Greeks: First-Generation Immigrant Confectioners in the Heartland

Ann Flesor Beck

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043406
eISBN:
9780252052286
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043406.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This narrative is about Greek immigrants to America from 1880 to 1930. Unlike previous studies focusing on immigrant communities in major cities, this is a rural study, examining the Greeks who ... More

Upon the Altar of WorkChild Labor and the Rise of a New American Sectionalism

Upon the Altar of Work: Child Labor and the Rise of a New American Sectionalism

Betsy Wood

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043444
eISBN:
9780252052323
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043444.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This book examines how debates about children and their labor shaped the way Northerners and Southerners defined fundamental concepts of American life such as work, freedom, morality, and the market ... More

West of Jim CrowThe Fight against California's Color Line

West of Jim Crow: The Fight against California's Color Line

Lynn M. Hudson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043345
eISBN:
9780252052224
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043345.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book follows California’s history of segregation from statehood to the beginning of the long civil rights movement, arguing that the state innovated methods to control and contain African ... More

Workers against the CityThe Fight for Free Speech in Hague v. CIO

Workers against the City: The Fight for Free Speech in Hague v. CIO

Donald W. Rogers

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043468
eISBN:
9780252052347
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043468.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This book contributes to legal and labor history by reinterpreting the U.S. Supreme Court’s Hague v. CIO (1939) decision, which upheld a federal district court injunction prohibiting Jersey City boss ... More

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