This book describes the history of bad clowns, why clowns go bad, and why many people fear them.
Subjects: FolklorePop Culture
In Middle of Nowhere Sara M. Patterson argues that Leonard Knight was a spiritual descendant of the early Christian desert ascetics who escaped to the desert in order to experience God more fully.
Subjects: ReligionAmerican WestPop Culture
Ilan Stavans’s collection of essays on kitsch and high art in the Americas makes a return with twenty-one colorful essays and conversations that deliver Stavans’s trademark wit and provocative analysis.
Subjects: Chicana and ChicanoCultural StudiesPop CultureLiterary Criticism
This is the second book based on the author's journals about life at one of the most famous communes of the "back to the land" era.
Subjects: MemoirAmerican StudiesPop CultureSouthwest