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The Prison Museum and Media Use in the Contemporary Prison

Alison Griffiths

in Carceral Fantasies: Cinema and Prison in Early Twentieth-Century America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231161060
eISBN:
9780231541565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161060.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The book closes with an examination of the contemporary period, with brief discussion of several prison museums and current media access in Sing Sing prison, the subject of Chapter Four. The prison ... More


The Hawaiian Communist League, 1924–1927

Gregory S. Taylor

in The Life and Lies of Paul Crouch: Communist, Opportunist, Cold War Snitch

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049205
eISBN:
9780813050072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049205.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter 2 focuses on the period during which Crouch became a Communist ideologue, beginning with his time in the U.S. Army and his participation in the Hawaiian Communist League. That participation ... More


Any Which Way He Can: From Misty and Harry to High Plains Drifter and The Outlaw Josey Wales

David Sterritt

in The Cinema of Clint Eastwood: Chronicles of America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231172011
eISBN:
9780231850711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172011.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines the films that Clint Eastwood directed and starred in from the 1970s to early 1980s. His directorial debut Play Misty for Me (1971) features a California disc jockey who is ... More


Occupation, decolonisation and reciprocal violence, or history responds to Occupy’s anti-colonial critics1

AK Thompson

in Protest Camps in International context: Spaces, Infrastructures and Media of Resistance

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447329411
eISBN:
9781447329473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447329411.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Almost from its inception, the Occupy movement in America was beset by criticisms alleging that liberation could not be achieved through occupation, since the latter remained inseparable from the ... More


“The Respect Which Is Due Them as Men”: The Rise of Retribution in a Polarizing Nation

Daniel LaChance

in Executing Freedom: The Cultural Life of Capital Punishment in the United States

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226066691
eISBN:
9780226066721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226066721.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

For different reasons than those of their conservative counterparts, many on the left had also grown increasingly wary of social engineering over the course of the 1960s. By the 1970s, a civil ... More


Jack Jackson, Native Representation, and Underground Comix

Chad A. Barbour (ed.)

in Graphic Indigeneity: Comics in the Americas and Australasia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781496828019
eISBN:
9781496828002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496828019.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Chad A. Barbour analyzes how US Anglo underground comix creator Jack Jackson reconstructs Indigenous identities and experiences in a complex and progressive way. Barbour locates Jackson’s work within ... More


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