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Hollywood's Hillbilly in Mid-Twentieth-Century America

Anthony Harkins

in Hillbilly: A Cultural History of an American Icon

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195189506
eISBN:
9780199788835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189506.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on hillbilly depictions in motion pictures, the dominant media of the mid-century. The continual resignification of the mountaineer/hillbilly dual image from the end of World War ... More


Three. Camp Cobbossee (and a Summer Abroad)

Steve Swayne

in Orpheus in Manhattan: William Schuman and the Shaping of America's Musical Life

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195388527
eISBN:
9780199894345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388527.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

Schuman's six summers at Camp Cobbossee in Winthrop, Maine, were formative in developing his skills as a musician. Schuman also spent one summer touring France with other boys his age. This chapter ... More


The Role of Waqf in Shaping and Preserving Urban Areas: The Historical Commercial Center of Adana

Tuba Akar (ed.)

in Held in Trust: Waqf in the Islamic World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789774163937
eISBN:
9781617970924
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774163937.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines the impact of waqf on built urban areas in terms of formation, development, and preservation. It examines the case study of the historical commercial center of the city of Adana ... More


Queering Post-war Childhood in Urte ilunak and Pa negre1

Erin K. Hogan

in The Two cines con niño: Genre and the Child Protagonist in Over Fifty Years of Spanish Film (1955-2010)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474436113
eISBN:
9781474453622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474436113.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter Seven examines Pa negre (Villaronga 2010), which is a dark parody of the nuevo cine con niño’s bildungsfilms such as Secretos del corazón and El espinazo del diablo. The chapter attends to ... More


Buddha Images and the Monkhood: Monastic Political Power beyond the Cloister

Angela S. Chiu

in The Buddha in Lanna: Art, Lineage, Power, and Place in Northern Thailand

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780824858742
eISBN:
9780824873684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824858742.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

The Mūlasāsanā chronicles narrate the history of two monastic sects, the Flower Garden (Suan Dok) and the Redwood Grove (Pa Daeng), in Lanna. The texts describe a furious feud between the orders in ... More


Kūpuna

Carlos Andrade

in Ha'ena: Through the Eyes of the Ancestors

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831196
eISBN:
9780824868826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831196.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter focuses on the lives of kūpuna (elders), who, together with families, remain in Hā'ena, a living link to the world of the ancestors for present generations. Kūpuna are living roots that ... More


“It’s Like That with Us Maoris”: Māori Write Connections

Alice Te Punga Somerville

in Once Were Pacific: M ori Connections to Oceania

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677566
eISBN:
9781452948003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677566.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter considers the texts by Apirana Taylor, Patricia Grace, and Briar Grace-Smith, Māori writers who engage in representing the relationship between Māori and Pasifika communities in New ... More


Hmong Traditional Music and Folklore

Lonán Ó Briain

in Musical Minorities: The Sounds of Hmong Ethnicity in Northern Vietnam

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190626969
eISBN:
9780190869366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190626969.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter 3 presents an in-depth ethnographic account of Hmong traditional music and folklore practices in the Sa Pa district of Lào Cai province, where Lương Kim Vĩnh conducted his research in the ... More


A Disease, Not a Lifestyle: Race, Sexuality, and AIDS in the City of Brotherly Love

Dan Royles

in To Make the Wounded Whole: The African American Struggle against HIV/AIDS

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781469661339
eISBN:
9781469659527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469661339.003.0002
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter describes the work of Blacks Educating Blacks about Sexual Health Issues (BEBASHI), one of the country’s first Black AIDS organizations, under the leadership of Rashidah Hassan, a Black ... More


Stop Medical Apartheid from South Africa to Philadelphia: ACT UP Philadelphia and the Movement for Global Treatment Access

Dan Royles

in To Make the Wounded Whole: The African American Struggle against HIV/AIDS

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781469661339
eISBN:
9781469659527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469661339.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter describes the work of Philadelphia chapter of the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) as it became increasingly involved in the fight against global AIDS, starting in the mid 1990s. ... More


Epilogue

Cynthia A. Kierner

in Inventing Disaster: The Culture of Calamity from the Jamestown Colony to the Johnstown Flood

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781469652511
eISBN:
9781469652535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652511.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The epilogue skips ahead to the Johnstown flood of 1889, the deadliest disaster to date in U.S. history, and argues that the response to this debacle—due to because of advancements in communication ... More


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