2022 Books

Evelyn Alsultany

Broken: The Failed Promise of Muslim Inclusion

NYU Press, 2022

Reighan Gillam

Visualizing Black Lives Ownership and Control in Afro-Brazilian Media

University of Illinois Press, 2022

Jessica M. Marglin

The Shamama Case: Contesting Citizenship across the Modern Mediterranean

Princeton University Press, 2022

Natalia Molina

A Place at the Nayarit: How a Mexican Restaurant Nourished a Community

University of California Press, 2022

Edgardo Pérez Morales

Unraveling Abolition: Legal Culture and Slave Emancipation in Colombia

Cambridge University Press, 2022

Sean Nye

Modeselektor’s Happy Birthday!

Bloomsbury: 33 1/3 Europe Series, 2022

Nayan Shah

Refusal to Eat: A Century of Prison Hunger Strikes

California University Press, 2022

Jacob Soll

Free Market: The History of an Idea

Basic Books, 2022

Cristina Mejia Visperas

Skin Theory: Visual Culture and the Postwar Prison Laboratory

New York University Press, 2023

2021 Books

Andrea Ballestero & Brit Ross Winthereik (eds.)

Experimenting with Ethnography: A Companion to Analysis

Duke University Press, 2021

Chris Benner & Manuel Pastor

Solidarity Economics: Why Mutuality and Movements Matter

Wiley Press, 2021

Stephen J. Collier & Andrew Lakoff

The Government of Emergency: Vital Systems, Expertise, and the Politics of Security

Princeton University Press, 2021

Cavan Concannon

Profaning Paul

University of Chicago Press, 2021

William Deverell

Kathy Fiscus: A Tragedy that Transfixed the Nation

Angel City Press, 2021

Christelle Fischer-Bovet & Sitta von Reden (eds.)

Comparing the Ptolemaic and Seleucid Empires Integration, Communication, and Resistance

Cambridge University Press, 2021

Heather James

Ovid and the Liberty of Speech in Shakespeare’s England

Cambridge University Press, 2021

Sonya Lee

Temples in the Cliffside: Buddhist Art in Sichuan

University of Washington Press, 2021

Paul Lichterman

How Civic Action Works: Fighting for Housing in Los Angeles

Princeton University Press, 2021

James McHugh

An Unholy Brew: Alcohol in Indian History and Religions

Oxford University Press, 2021

Melissa L. Miller

Mind, Motivation, and Meaningful Learning: Strategies for Teaching Adult Learners

Association of College and Research Libraries, 2021

Rhacel Salazar Parreñas

Unfree: Migrant Domestic Work in Arab States

Stanford University Press, 2021

2020 Books

Etienne Achille, Charles Forsdick, & Lydie Moudileno (eds.)

Postcolonial Realms of Memory: Sites and Symbols in Modern France

Liverpool University Press, 2020

Hector Amaya

Trafficking: Narcoculture in Mexico and the United States

Duke University Press, 2020

Lauren Benton & Nathan Perl-Rosenthal (eds.)

A World at Sea: Maritime Practices and Global History

University of Pennsylvania Press, 2020

Anthony Boyle (ed. and trans.)

Seneca: Agamemnon

Oxford University Press, 2020

Andy Campbell & Amelia G. Jones (eds.)

Queer Communion: Ron Athey

Intellect Press, 2020

Andy Campbell

Bound Together: Leather, Sex, Archives, and Contemporary Art

Manchester University Press, 2020

Christina Dunbar-Hester

Hacking Diversity: The Politics of Inclusion in Open Technology Cultures

Princeton University Press, 2020

Alejandro de la Fuente & Ariela Gross

Becoming Free, Becoming Black: Race, Freedom, and Law in Cuba, Virginia, and Louisiana

Cambridge University Press, 2020

Erin Graff Zivin

Anarchaeologies: Reading as Misreading

Fordham University Press, 2020

Mark Irwin


Anhinga Press, 2020

Neetu Khanna

The Visceral Logics of Decolonization

Duke University Press, 2020

Matthias B. Lehmann & Jessica M. Marglin (eds.)

Jews and the Mediterranean

Indiana University Press, 2020

Natania Meeker & Antónia Szabari

Radical Botany: Plants and Speculative Fiction

Fordham University Press, 2020

Vanessa Schwartz

Jet Age Aesthetic: The Glamour of Media in Motion

Yale University Press, 2020

Tok Thompson & Gregory Schrempp

The Truth of Myth: World Mythology in Theory and Everyday Use

Oxford University Press, 2020

Lisa Cooper Vest

Awangarda: Tradition and Modernity in Postwar Polish Music

University of California Press, 2020

Ellen Wayland-Smith

The Angel in the Marketplace: Jean Wade Rindlaub and the Selling of America

University of Chicago Press, 2020

Peter Westwick

Stealth: The Secret Contest to Invent Invisible Aircraft

Oxford University Press, 2020

2019 Books

Mike Ananny, Laura Forlano & Molly Wright Steenson (eds.)

Bauhaus Futures

MIT Press, 2019

T. C. Boyle

Outside Looking In

Ecco, 2019

Frederic Clark & Alexander Bevilacqua

Thinking in the Past Tense: Eight Conversations

University of Chicago Press, 2019

Stuart Cunningham & David Craig

Social Media Entertainment

NYU Press, 2019

Alice Echols

Daring to Be Bad

University of Minnesota Press, 2019

Wolf Gruner & Steven Ross (eds.)

New Perspectives on Kristallnacht: After 80 Years, the Nazi Pogrom in Global Comparison

Casden Annual, Vol. 17 (Purdue University Press 2019)

Sarah M. A. Gualtieri

Arab Routes: Pathways to Syrian California

Stanford University Press, 2019

Ramón A. Gutiérrez, Daniel Martinez HoSang, & Natalia Molina (eds.)

Relational Formations of Race: Theory, Method and Practice

University of California Press, 2019

Suzanne Hudson

Mary Weatherford

Lund Humphries, 2019

Priya Jaikumar

Where Histories Reside: India as Filmed Space

Duke University Press, 2019

Matthew Loar, Sarah Murray, & Stefano Rebeggiani (eds.)

The Cultural History of Augustan Rome: Texts, Monuments, and Topography

Cambridge University Press, 2019

Michael A. Messner

Guys Like Me: Five Wars, Five Veterans for Peace

Rutgers University Press, 2019

Sang Joon Park & Sunyoung Park (eds.)

Readymade Bodhisattva: The Kaya Anthology of South Korean Science Fiction

Kaya Press, 2019

Kelsey Rubin-Detlev

The Epistolary Art of Catherine the Great

Oxford University Studies in the Enlightenment (Liverpool University Press, 2019)

Nate Sloan & Charlie Harding

Switched on Pop: How Popular Music Works and Why it Matters

Oxford University Press, 2019

Andrew McConnell Stott

What Blest Genius? The Jubilee that Made Shakespeare

W.W. Norton, 2019

Corey Tazzara, Paula Findlen, & Jacob Soll (eds.)

Florence After The Medici: Tuscan Enlightenment, 1737–1790

Routledge, 2019

Tok Thompson

Posthuman Folklore

University Press of Mississippi, 2019

Karen Tongson

Why Karen Carpenter Matters

University of Texas Press, 2019

Benjamin Uchiyama

Japan’s Carnival War: Mass Culture on the Home Front 1937-1945

Cambridge University Press, 2019

Duncan Ryuken Williams

American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World War

Harvard University Press, 2019

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