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Radical History Review (1 October 1994) 1994 (60): 151–162.
Published: 01 October 1994
... cares, referred to it as "high-fyte, low fabber," the project was aborted. Group No. 2, referred to as the devotees of "managed care," came up with a truly novel approach. They recommended daily gargling with several strong solutions of lye. However, this proposal, too, was abandoned when...
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Radical History Review (1 December 1984) 1984 (31): 5–21.
Published: 01 December 1984
...Joshua Brown Copyright December 1984 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1984 HISTORY AND LITERATURE The Great American (Marxist) Novel Joshua Brown Alan...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 175–183.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Bob Batchelor In Terrorist (2006) and Falling Man (2007), John Updike and Don DeLillo present two contrasting yet equally compelling visions of the post-9/11 United States. Based on a close textual analysis of the novels and additional primary and secondary research, this article examines the role...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2010) 2010 (106): 185–192.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Ian Gordon This article examines some recent graphic novels and argues that they should be called comic books. Gordon evaluates the success of different artists at matching the style of art to the subject represented, discusses the representational and narrative possibilities of the comic form, and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1988) 1988 (40): 64–76.
Published: 01 January 1988
...Barbara Melosh Copyright © January 1988 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1988 PUBLIC HISTORY Historical Memorv in Fiction: The Civil Rights Movement in Three Novels Barbara Melosh In one...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2014) 2014 (119): 53–71.
Published: 01 May 2014
... and anticolonial struggle and perhaps even of novel, radical practices of social emancipation in soon-to-be-liberated Zimbabwe and in the United States. But cultural differences, historical ignorance, insensitivities, and conflicting understandings of gendered and political propriety scuttled the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2016) 2016 (125): 137–158.
Published: 01 May 2016
... lynching served as metaphors through which Mexicans discussed modernity, increasing flows of information, and novel options for cultural alignment. © 2016 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2016 Mexico boxing transnational Porfirian public sphere Prizefighting and...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2019) 2019 (134): 29–57.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Andrew Phemister Abstract Named and developed during the Irish Land War, boycotting quickly spread beyond Ireland and became a favored tactic for labor organizers in Britain and the United States. This article traces its emergence and growth, as well as the reaction generated by the novel aspects...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2019) 2019 (134): 116–141.
Published: 01 May 2019
... more violent expressions of opposition to colonial rule. It is argued that the 1931 and 1936 boycotts were novel for the threat of regional conflagration that they posed, as well as the increased “internationalization” in the framing of their meanings. Gandhism, Communism, and later, Fascism, provided...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 194–201.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Matthew Schneider-Mayerson Despite the immense and lasting success of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code as both a novel and a broader cultural phenomenon, few scholars have attempted to explain its very popularity. Using a cultural-historical lens, this essay argues that the success of Brown's...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 42–58.
Published: 01 May 2008
..., one that involves a rethinking of the terms of the debate itself and moving beyond the binaries of East-West and premodern-modern. In the Iranian framework, we are seeing an instance of modern liberal values in a novel context—an Islamic republic. This essay calls for critical studies of women's...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2019) 2019 (134): 233–244.
Published: 01 May 2019
... as it advocates this bildungs -centrism, participates in a history of violence—of slavery, genocide, and settler colonialism—which remains constitutive for the formation of literary fields and objects of study. In doing so this article examines a single Hebrew-language novel, S. Yizhar's Khirbet...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1981) 1981 (25): 149–161.
Published: 01 January 1981
... Western dime novel, and appeared in cowboy-and- Indian movies. On the other hand, the Indian, when portrayed as a primitive child living in harmony with nature, also represents for us humanity in a state of primordial innocence. These are the Natives celebrated originally in the writings of...
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Radical History Review (1 December 1984) 1984 (31): 97.
Published: 01 December 1984
... an historical mystery novel, tentatively entitled Tramps and Detectives. BLANCHE WIESEN COOK is professor of history at John Jay College, CUNY. She is author of Crystal Eastman on --Women and Revolution, The Declassified Eisenhower, and is currently...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1990) 1990 (46-47): 145–159.
Published: 01 May 1990
...-159 146 / RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW history and literature is also unusually direct: the novel becomes a social and political archive for preserving a document which might otherwise have disappeared. We hear the voices of real historical agents in all their unmediated presence, and historians...
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Radical History Review (1 December 1984) 1984 (31): 22–31.
Published: 01 December 1984
... the Popular Front Against Fascism, which eventually drew him into the Communist Party, inspired a series of novels depict- ing popular revolt as the engine of U.S. history. Harnessing his talent for fast-paced narrative and vivid characterization to the Popular Front's...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1996) 1996 (66): 146–162.
Published: 01 October 1996
... French to mine their most precious resource-the nation's cultural heritage. Emile Zola's novel Germinal (1885) is the most studied text in the French school system;l millions of paper- back copies have been sold in recent years. Germinal tells the story of Etienne Lantier, a jobless worker who...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1996) 1996 (66): 147–162.
Published: 01 October 1996
... French to mine their most precious resource-the nation's cultural heritage. Emile Zola's novel Germinal (1885) is the most studied text in the French school system;l millions of paper- back copies have been sold in recent years. Germinal tells the story of Etienne Lantier, a jobless worker who...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 184–193.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... For Yagoda it is like a “cinematic structure cutting back and forth between the two narratives.”5 Other reviewers also praised the book for the way it reads like a novel and for being “an improbable literary triumph.”6 A graphic adaptation of the report in 2006 made use of the agile and...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1982) 1982 (26): 141–150.
Published: 01 October 1982
...); The Americans (1980). New York: Pyramid Books, Jove Publications. The historical novel, as a genre, has long been a staple of mass- produced American culture. Adorned with the trappings of history, the jacket covers of these novels peer at us from racks in drugstores...