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Radical History Review (1979) 1979 (21): 131–148.
Published: 01 October 1979
...Betsy Blackmar © Copyright March 1980, by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1979 Re-walking the ”Walking City”: Housing and Property Relations in New York City, 1780-1840 Betsy Blackmar...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (110): 109–126.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Donna R. Gabaccia; Jeffrey M. Pilcher This article examines the modernization of food retailing and the governance of urban space through a connected comparison of southern Italian migrants to New York City and Mexicans living in San Antonio, Texas. Street foods were common and restaurants scarce...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 15–41.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Courtney Fullilove This article analyzes a flour riot in New York City in 1837 as a conflict over capitalist food systems waged in a nascent center of finance during a period of rapid economic and territorial expansion. In the wake of the riot, the burgeoning “penny press” geared toward working...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (111): 79–89.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Mary Marshall Clark In “Herodotus Reconsidered: An Oral History of September 11, 2001, in New York City,” Mary Marshall Clark reports on some outcomes of the large, longitudinal oral history project she and the sociologist Peter Bearman undertook in the weeks following the events of September 11...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (111): 139–154.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., Inc. 2011 Jeff Danziger’s wordless single-­panel cartoon appeared in the Washington Post on September 12, 2001. Credit: Jeff Danziger, distributed by the New York Times Syndicate Visual Representations New York City, 9/11, and Comics Kent Worcester New York City enjoys a special...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (59): 36–59.
Published: 01 May 1994
... University. W hite Values, "Black" Values: The Ocean Hill-Brownsville Controversy and New York City Culture, 1965-1975 Jerald E. Podair It is hardly surprising that New Yorkers still shudder at the memory...
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Radical History Review (1982) 1982 (26): 13–34.
Published: 01 October 1982
..., and the Rhetoric of Crime in New York City 1890-1920 Christopher Stone I Talk of vandalism surrounds us. Vandalism is on the rise; it is de- stroying neighborhoods; it is a plague upon our cities. Such as been...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 280–325.
Published: 01 May 1984
...David Scobey Boycotting the Politics Factory: Labor Radicalism and the New York City Mayoral Election of 1884 David Scobey I. The Monster Parade On Saturday evening, October 30, 1886, three days before...
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Radical History Review (2015) 2015 (121): 32–50.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Lilian Radovac This essay examines the regulation of amplified public speech in New York City from 1930 to 1948. It documents the emergence of the public address system as a political communication tool and traces its use by radical organizations and minor parties to expand the acoustic territory...
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Radical History Review (1988) 1988 (42): 49–64.
Published: 01 October 1988
...David Marc The following, with a bit of editing, is a talk I gave at the American Studies Association convention in a session entitled “New York Naked: The City and Commercial Culture.” My subject, the portrayal of New York City on television sitcoms, intersects with two other important themes...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (115): 91–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Peter James Hudson This essay examines the expansion of the National City Bank of New York into Haiti between the years 1909 and 1922 to demonstrate that, while National City's interest in Haiti often overlapped with the US State Department's strategic goals for the Caribbean region, this interest...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (70): 131–148.
Published: 01 January 1998
... to formulate identities of an imperial nature in ways that are not too different from what occurred in places other than New York City. Indians and Britons also liked imperial suggestions of "intoxicating and irresistible iden- tity windswept into coherence by the momentum of destiny." The kicker...
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Radical History Review (2015) 2015 (121): 145–168.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Jennifer Stoever Using archival and rhetorical methods, “Just Be Quiet” analyzes discourse about “noise” produced by New York City's leading black newspaper, the New York Amsterdam News , from 1945 to 1955, a period when many white Americans came to perceive cities as loud, dangerous...
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (113): 212–224.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Rebecca Amato; Jeffrey T. Manuel This collaborative essay invites historians to consider radical walking tours' potential as a dynamic strategy for critiquing liberal understandings of crime in urban settings. The authors examine two very different citiesNew York City and East St. Louis, Illinois...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 78–106.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Salonee Bhaman Abstract This article explores the interrelated struggles for housing and HIV/AIDS care during the first decades of the epidemic in New York City. It follows municipal and activist responses to a growing homeless population alongside the work of tenants’ rights advocates to explore...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (106): 172–184.
Published: 01 January 2010
... Meir (Miro) Gal is an artist who lives and works in New York. He left Israel in 1981 and settled in New York City in 1987. His photographs, installations, and interventions challenge the cultural, historical, political, and militaristic nature of the Israeli state. In Gal's work, the myths...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 96–125.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Carol Quirke Abstract Local 65 United Warehouse Workers Union (1933–1987), which became District 65 United Auto Workers, promoted photography with a camera club, and a member-edited newspaper New Voices, featuring photographs taken by members. This left-led, New York City distributive industry...
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (114): 191–205.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Hillary Miller Elastic City, an organization that gives sensory, conceptual walks through New York City, explores embodied approaches to accessing urban archives. Todd Shalom, the artistic director of the organization, invites artists to create walks that emphasize engagement with the city space...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 167–177.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Global Warming Is Changing the World (2007). In his corresponding essay, Matthew Gandy, the author of Concrete and Clay: Reworking Nature in New York City (2002), investigates the historical linkages between nature and cities in the southern and northern reaches of the world, reminding readers...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 178–184.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Global Warming Is Changing the World (2007). In his corresponding essay, Matthew Gandy, the author of Concrete and Clay: Reworking Nature in New York City (2002), investigates the historical linkages between nature and cities in the southern and northern reaches of the world, reminding readers...