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Sacraments of Memory: Catholicism and Slavery in Contemporary African American Literature

Erin Michael Salius

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056890
eISBN:
9780813053677
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056890.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This study argues that Catholicism informs a major genre of African American literature in ways and with a significance that has gone largely unrecognized. Since their emergence in the 1960s and ... More


The Past Is a Moving Picture: Preserving the Twentieth Century on Film

Janna Jones

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041926
eISBN:
9780813043906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041926.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The Past Is a Moving Picture is a cultural analysis of how and why people have rescued, protected, and restored old film and how their efforts have created a massive memory bank of life in the ... More


Introduction: Global Garveyism

Adam Ewing and Ronald J. Stephens

in Global Garveyism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056210
eISBN:
9780813058030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056210.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines the emergence of Garveyism and notes its historical significance. It provides a historiography of Garveyism studies focused on the work of Marcus Garvey, Amy Jacques Garvey, and ... More


“The house / of herself”: Reading Place and Space in the Poetry of Anne Sexton

Jo Gill

in This Business of Words: Reassessing Anne Sexton

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813062204
eISBN:
9780813051895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062204.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

‘“The house/ of herself”: Reading Place and Space in the Poetry of Anne Sexton’ offers a reading of Anne Sexton’s poetry and prose (including short stories, unpublished lecture notes and ... More


Religious Disruption and the Islamic Conquest of Andalucía

Sonia Zakrzewski

in Migration and Disruptions: Toward a Unifying Theory of Ancient and Contemporary Migrations

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060804
eISBN:
9780813050874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060804.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The historiography of Moorish Iberia, following the Islamic conquest in AD 711, has been written using multiple voices and multiple “histories,” reflecting the diverse melting pot of people with ... More


Indians in Cuba: From Pre-Columbian Villages to the Colonial World

Roberto Valcárcel Rojas

in Cuban Archaeology in the Caribbean

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781683400028
eISBN:
9781683400257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400028.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Traditional Cuban historiography has developed a model of the island’s past which tends to minimize the indigenous presence and interpret it as an exclusively pre-Columbian matter. It made claims of ... More


Historians and the Postwar Liberal Consensus

Michael Heale

in The Liberal Consensus Reconsidered: American Politics and Society in the Postwar Era

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054261
eISBN:
9780813053233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054261.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores how historians have employed the paradigm of the “liberal consensus” in their work about the postwar United States. It underlines the concept’s pervasiveness within the ... More


The Past, Present, and Future of Colonization Studies

Beverly C. Tomek

in New Directions in the Study of African American Recolonization

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054247
eISBN:
9780813053011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054247.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Introduces the key themes in the book by tracing the historiography on African recolonization. Discusses the connection between colonization and emancipation. Examines the motives for African ... More


Historiographical Absences and Archaeological Consequences: The Early Modern European Journeys in the Pacific

María Cruz Berrocal

in Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific: The Southwest Pacific and Oceanian Regions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054759
eISBN:
9780813053318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054759.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter argues that traditional historiography has overlooked the extent of early encounters between indigenous populations and Europeans in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. By ... More


Island Taiwan in the Seventeenth Century: A Historiographical Overview

Ann Heylen

in Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific: The Southwest Pacific and Oceanian Regions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054759
eISBN:
9780813053318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054759.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter opens with a historical setting for the sixteenth and seventeenth century development of the main island of Taiwan and its offshore islands. Attention is paid to the settlement patterns ... More


Film Restoration: A New Way of Seeing Film History

Janna Jones

in The Past Is a Moving Picture: Preserving the Twentieth Century on Film

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041926
eISBN:
9780813043906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041926.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter is an investigation of what film restorationists do and how they think and talk about their work. Current restoration discourse and practices literally assemble and help to shape cinema ... More


Introduction

Andrew K. Frank and A. Glenn Crothers (eds)

in Borderland Narratives: Negotiation and Accommodation in North America's Contested Spaces, 1500-1850

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054957
eISBN:
9780813053400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054957.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This introductory chapter lays out the major historiographic trends that have culminated in the current literature on American borderlands. It explores how Herbert Bolton used the term as a ... More


The President and American Capitalism since 1945

Mark H. Rose and Roger Biles

in The President and American Capitalism Since 1945

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813056524
eISBN:
9780813053455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056524.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter notes the decline of presidential studies in the historiography of the United States and observes that this volume will contribute to a renewed interest in the topic. The chapter also ... More


Introduction: Bum Rap or Bad Leadership?

PAUL FINKELMAN

in James Buchanan and the Coming of the Civil War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044262
eISBN:
9780813046242
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044262.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In addition to describing the volume’s essays, the introduction to James Buchanan and the Coming of the Civil War looks at some of the ways that historians have viewed the Buchanan administration, ... More


Epilogue: Entanglements and the Practice of Migration History

Erika Lee

in Entangling Migration History: Borderlands and Transnationalism in the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060736
eISBN:
9780813050898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060736.003.0009
Subject:
History, Social History

By asking questions about the practice of migration history today–When is migration a local, regional, national phenomenon? When is it part of borderlands history, hemispheric history, international ... More


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