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Jazz in China: From Dance Hall Music to Individual Freedom of Expression

Jazz in China

From Dance Hall Music to Individual Freedom of Expression

University Press of Mississippi (2018)
US$30.00

A monumental study of the history of jazz in China from its beginnings to today

Exploring American Folk Music: Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States

Exploring American Folk Music

Ethnic, Grassroots, and Regional Traditions in the United States

University Press of Mississippi (2012)
US$30.00

The perfect introduction to the many strains of American-made music

The Superhero Reader
University Press of Mississippi (2013)
US$30.00

A full exploration of the history, politics, and aesthetics of the superhero genre

I Always Wanted to Fly: America’s Cold War Airmen
University Press of Mississippi (2009)
US$25.00

This was the first book to cover all of Cold War air combat in the words of the men who waged it. In...

Walt before Mickey: Disney's Early Years, 1919-1928

Walt before Mickey

Disney's Early Years, 1919-1928

University Press of Mississippi (2011)
US$25.00

The untold story of ten critical, formative years in the great producer's life

A Daring Life: A Biography of Eudora Welty

A Daring Life

A Biography of Eudora Welty

University Press of Mississippi (2012)
US$20.00

For young readers, a moving and inspirational biography of a great American writer

Oil and Water: Media Lessons from Hurricane Katrina and the Deepwater Horizon Disaster

Oil and Water

Media Lessons from Hurricane Katrina and the Deepwater Horizon Disaster

University Press of Mississippi (2014)
US$25.00

How the media handled coverage and shaped understanding of two massive and ongoing catastrophes

Cajun and Creole Folktales: The French Oral Tradition of South Louisiana

Cajun and Creole Folktales

The French Oral Tradition of South Louisiana

University Press of Mississippi (1994)
US$25.00

The largest and most diverse collection of Louisiana folktales ever published

Understanding Child Sexual Abuse
University Press of Mississippi (2009)
US$14.00

The number of confirmed cases of child sexual abuse in the United States rose from 6,000 in 1976 to...

Hurricane Katrina: The Mississippi Story
University Press of Mississippi (2012)
US$25.00

The definitive Mississippi account of the greatest natural disaster in American history