If you are interested in reviewing a book for the journal you should contact the Reviews Editor, Keira Williams. If you would like to submit a book for review, hard copies can be sent for the attention of the Executive Editor at the following address:
Irish Journal of American Studies
c/o Tim Groenland, Co-Editor-in-Chief,
School of English, Irish, and Comunication,
ER3-019 Engineering Research Building,
University of Limerick,
Limerick V94 T9PX, Ireland
The following books are currently available for review:
Asquith, Mark. Lost in the West: Reading Williams, McCarthy, Proulx, and McGuane. Bloomsbury, 2021.
Berry, Philip A. The War on Drugs and Anglo-American Relations: Lessons from Afghanistan, 2001-2011. Edinburgh University Press, 2021.
Bird, Wendell. Criminal Dissent: Prosecutions under the Alien and Sedition Acts of 1798. Harvard University Press, 2020.
Blain, Keisha N. Until I Am Free: Fannie Lou Hamer’s Enduring Message to America. Penguin Random House, 2021.
Bradley, Regina. Chronicling Stankonia: The Rise of the Hip-Hop South. University of North Carolina Press, 2021.
Brown, Lawrence T. The Black Butterfly: The Harmful Politics of Race and Space in America. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2021.
Bryer, Jackson R. Why I Like This Story. Camden House, 2019.
Cobble, Dorothy Sue. For the Many: American Feminists and the Global Fight for Democratic Equality. Princeton University Press, 2021.
Davis, Rebecca L. Public Confessions: The Religious Conversions that Changed American Politics. University of North Carolina Press, 2021.
Dell, Elizabeth J., and Joe B. Fulton, eds. American Literary Cultures: A Reader. Baylor University Press, 2020.
Deutsch, Nathaniel and Michael Casper. A Fortress in Brooklyn: Race, Real Estate, and the Making of Hasidic Williamsburg. Yale University Press, 2021.
DiGirolamo, Vincent. Crying the News: A History of America’s Newsboys. Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edwards, Erica R. The Other Side of Terror: Black Women and the Culture of U.S. Empire. New York University Press, 2021.
Foley, Abram. The Editor Function: Literary Publishing in Postwar America. University of Minnesota Press, 2021.
Garden, Alison. The Literary Afterlives of Roger Casement, 1899-2016. Liverpool University Press, 2020.
Gillion, Daniel Q. The Loud Minority: Why Protests Matter in American Democracy. Princeton University Press, 2020.
Goldin, Claudia. Career and Family: Women’s Century-Long Journey Toward Equity. Princeton University Press, 2021.
Kettl, Donald F. The Divided States of America: Why Federalism Doesn’t Work. Princeton University Press, 2020.
Kim, Jessica M. Imperial Metropolis: Los Angeles, Mexico, and the Borderlands of American Empire, 1865-1941. University of North Carolina Press, 2019.
King, Tony. Home Rule from a Transnational Perspective: The Irish Parliamentary Party and the United Irish League of America, 1901-1918. Vernon Press, 2020.
Meehan, Sean Ross. A Liberal Education in Late Emerson: Readings in the Rhetoric of Mind. Camden House, 2019. Mind and American Literature.
Metcalf, Alida C. Mapping an Atlantic World, circa 1500. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2020.
Morgan, Francesca. A Nation of Descendants: Politics and the Practice of Genealogy in U.S. History. University of North Carolina Press, 2021.
Muszeika, Britta. Approaching Whiteness: Acknowledging Native Americans as Scholars of Reversal in 19th Century Autobiographical Writings. Universitätsverlag Winter, 2020. American Studies: A Monograph Series 307.
Nabhan-Warren, Kristy. Meatpacking America: How Migration, Work, and Faith Unite and Divide the Heartland. University of North Carolina Press, 2021.
O’Connor, Éimear. Art, Ireland, and the Irish Diaspora: Chicago, Dublin, New York, 1893–1939; Culture, Connections, and Controversies. Irish Academic Press, 2020.
Paul, Heike, Ursula Prutsch, and Jürgen Gebhardt, editors. The Comeback of Populism: Transatlantic Perspectives. Universitätsverlag Winter, 2019. Publications of the Bavarian American Academy 21.
Ribianszky, Nik. Generations of Freedom: Gender, Movement, and Violence, 1779-1865. University of Georgia Press, 2021.
Richards, Thomas, Jr. Breakaway Americas: The Unmanifest Future of the Jacksonian United States. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2020.
Richardson, Mark. The Wings of Atalanta: Essays Written along the Color Line. Camden House, 2019. Studies in American Literature and Culture.
Riismandel, Kyle. Neighborhood of Fear: The Suburban Crisis in American Culture, 1975–2001. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2020.
Rosenthal, Gregory Samantha. Living Queer History: Remembrance and Belonging in a Southern City. University of North Carolina Press, 2021.
Saba, Roberto. American Mirror: The United States and Brazil in the Age of Emancipation. Princeton University Press, 2021.
Schubert, Stefan. Narrative Instability: Destabilizing Identities, Realities, and Textualities in Contemporary American Popular Culture. Universitätsverlag Winter, 2019. American Studies: A Monograph Series 305.
Simon, Linda. Lost Girls: The Invention of the Flapper. Paperback ed., Reaktion Books, 2019.
Şimşek, Erhan. Creating Realities: Business as a Motif in American Fiction, 1865–1929. Columbia University Press, 2019.
Stewart, Lindsey. The Politics of Black Joy: Zora Neale Hurston and Neo-abolitionism. Northwestern University Press, 2021.
Stovall, Tyler. White Freedom: The Racial History of an Idea. Princeton University Press, 2021.
Tharaud, Jerome. Apocalyptic Geographies: Religion, Media, and the American Landscape. Princeton University Press, 2020.
Wöll, Steffen. The West and the Word: Imagining, Formatting, and Ordering the American West in Nineteenth-Century Cultural Discourse. De Gruyter, 2020.