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The High-Kilted Muse: Peter Buchan and His Secret Songs of Silence

Murray Shoolbraid (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734171
eISBN:
9781621034094
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734171.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

In 1832 the Scottish ballad collector Peter Buchan of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, presented an anthology of risqué and convivial songs and ballads to a Highland laird. When Professor Francis James ... More


Conclusion

Timothy B. Smith

in James Z. George: Mississippi's Great Commoner

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032318
eISBN:
9781617032325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032318.003.0021
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter focuses on events that occurred after George’s death in August 1897. It covers George’s rising fame in Mississippi after his death; the publication of his manuscript on politics, ... More


. Dusk

Wayne Dawkins

in City Son: Andrew W. Cooper's Impact on Modern-Day Brooklyn

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032585
eISBN:
9781617032592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032585.003.0022
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Andy Cooper died of a stroke on January 28, 2002 at Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. The memorial service was held on February 15 at First Presbyterian Church at 124 Henry Street in Brooklyn Heights, a ... More


“Death Came Very Peacefully”: Death, 1897

Timothy B. Smith

in James Z. George: Mississippi's Great Commoner

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032318
eISBN:
9781617032325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032318.003.0020
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter describes George’s final year. It covers his declining health; the death of his wife in July; his death on August 14, 1897; his funeral services; and obituaries and memorials.


Tezuka and Takarazuka: Intertwined Roots of Japanese Popular Culture

Makiko Yamanashi

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

One of the most important artists in Japanese animation and comics, particularly manga and anime, is Tezuka Osamu (1928–1989), who has written about 700 titles of manga and produced about 70 titles ... More


Not Written in Stone: Tenth-Anniversary Commemorations of Katrina

Kate Parker Horigan

in Consuming Katrina: Public Disaster and Personal Narrative

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496817884
eISBN:
9781496817921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496817884.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter focuses on material and customary responses to Katrina, and examines how they tend to oversimplify complex narratives of suffering and recovery. Specifically, the author reflects on ... More


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