Sideshow U S A

Author: Rachel Adams
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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Adams's study concludes with a revealing look at the revival of the freak show as live performance in the late 1980s and the 1990s.

A Coney Island Reader

Author: Louis J. Parascandola
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231538197
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“About Coney Island USA,” Coney Island USA: Defending the Honor of American
Popular Culture!, http://www.coneyisland.com/about-coney-island-usa (accessed
March 1, 2014). Immerso, Coney Island, 184–185. On Dick Zigun and Coney
Island USA, see Denson, Coney Island, 233–239; and http:// www.coneyisland.
com. See also Rachel Adams, Sideshow U.S.A.: Freaks and the American
Cultural Imagination (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), 212–217. A
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Hideous Progeny

Author: Angela M. Smith
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231527853
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Adams, Sideshow U.S.A., 19. Despite Fiedler's homage to Browning, then, I
argue that Freaks can be read in ways that contest Fiedler's exoticization of
freaks and assert a much greater overlap than he is willing to acknowledge
amongst monsters, freaks, and people with disabilities. The term “enfreakment” is
borrowed from David Hevey, The Creatures Time Forgot, 53. Wood, “An
Introduction,” 182; John Swales, Genre Analysis: English in Academic and
Research Settings, 49. Ludwig ...

Partly Colored

Author: Leslie Bow
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814791325
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Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States,
1848–82. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. Abel, Elizabeth. 1999. “Bathroom
Doors and Drinking Fountains: Jim Crow's Racial Symbolic.” Critical Inquiry 25, 3
(Spring): 435–481. Adams, Rachel. 2001. Sideshow U.S.A.: Freaks and the
American Cultural Imagination. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Anzaldúa,
Gloria. 1987. Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza. San Francisco:
Spinsters/Aunt ...

Feeling Backward

Author: Heather Love
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674736419
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... Makingofthe GayMale World, 1890–1940 (NewYork: Basic Books, 1994). For
the importance making of of insult inthe gay identity, seeDidier Eribon, Insult and
the Making of the Gay Self, trans. Michael Lucey (Durham, NC: DukeUniversity
Press, 2004). 3. This quotefrom Carson McCullers's novelThe Memberof the
Wedding isthe sourceofthe title for RachelAdams's chapteronthatbook
inSideshow U.S.A.Rachel Adams, Sideshow U.S.A.: Freaksand the American
CulturalImagination ...

Grimm Pictures

Author: Walter Rankin
Publisher: McFarland
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They are frightening because something about them does not belong in our
world. Freaks, film, and photography have a bizarre connection in American pop
culture. In Sideshow U. S. A.: Freaks and the American Cultural Imagination,
Adams (200¡) explains, “The freak show's ascendancy in the mid-nineteenth
century coincided with the birth of photography, and sideshow THREE: THE
HAND THAT HAWKS THE CRADLE 69.

Queer 1950s

Author: H. Bauer
Publisher: Springer
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Rachel Adams, Sideshow USA: Freaks and the American Cultural Imagination (
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), 118. 9. Garland Thomson.
Extraordinary Bodies, 70. 10. Garland Thomson, Extraordinary Bodies, 75.It
should benoted, however, thatevidence of theongoing popularappeal of
thefreakshow can be found evenduring theperiod ofits widespread decline. A
promotional filmmadethe very year Garland Thomson identifies as the end of
thefreak show, ConeyIsland ...

Dmz Crossing

Author: Suk-Young Kim
Publisher: Columbia University Press
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Sideshow U.S.A.: Freaks and the American Cultural Imagination. Chicago:
University of Chicago Press, 2001. Ahn, Byung-min. “Reconnection of Railroads
Linking the Two Koreas.” Korea Focus (March-April 1999): 38–52. Althusser,
Louis. Lenin and Philosophy and Other Essays. Trans. Ben Brewster. London:
New Left Books, 1971. An, Byeong-uk. “Baek Ji-yeon, buk eongnyu Euna Lee
interview 'tongil ui kkot Lim Su-kyung aneunya?'” [Baek Ji-yeon's interview with
Euna Lee].

The Disarticulate

Author: James Berger
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814729061
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Sideshow U.S.A.: Freaks and the American Cultural Imagination. Chicago:
University of Chicago Press, 2001. Adorno, Theodor. Aesthetic Theory. Ed. Gretel
Adorno and Rold Tiedemann. Trans. Robert HullotKentor. Minneapolis:
University of Minnesota Press, 1997. ———. Negative Dialectics. Trans. E. B.
Ashton. New York: Continuum, 1973. ———. “On the FetishCharacter in Music
and the Regression of Listening.” The Essential Frankfurt School Reader. Ed.
Andrew Arato and Eike ...

Body Studies The Basics

Author: Niall Richardson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317692616
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®monstrosity ̄,. Embodying the Monster offers atheoretically sophisticated
analysis ofthese debates, drawingupon feminist cultural theory and
phenomenology. Shildrick then develops the argument through many
contemporary case studies such as the Species film series. ENFREAKMENT
Adams, Rachel (2001) Sideshow USA: Freaks and the American Cultural
Imagination(Chicago, IL:University of ChicagoPress) This text offers an excellent
history of the ...