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Corn Flakes

David Haven Blake

in Liking Ike: Eisenhower, Advertising, and the Rise of Celebrity Politics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190278182
eISBN:
9780190278212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190278182.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Cultural History

Eisenhower’s use of advertising produced a significant backlash among his contemporaries. George Ball, a key adviser to his Democratic opponent, Adlai Stevenson, denounced the Republicans’ ... More


. . . And White: Country Music

David E. James

in Rock 'N' Film: Cinema's Dance With Popular Music

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199387595
eISBN:
9780199387632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199387595.003.0017
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Country music, a largely white tradition that had been fundamental to early rock ’n’ roll, became important again in late sixties country rock. For most of the decade, films about it were country ... More


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