June 24, 2013
Weekly Book List, June 28, 2013
Finding Purple America: The South and the Future of American Cultural Studies by Jon Smith (University of Georgia Press; 208 pages; $69.95 hardcover, $24.95 paperback). Topics include how traditional approaches to Southern studies have neglected the South's engagement with urban modernity.
Living With Oil: Promises, Peaks, and Declines on Mexico's Gulf Coast by Lisa Breglia (University of Texas