Girls Will Be Boys

Laura Horak

Taking us on a guided tour through a treasure-trove of vintage images, Girls Will Be Boys helps us view the histories of gender, sexuality, and film through fresh eyes.

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Stage Managing the Arts in Canada

Winston Morgan

Have you ever had a chat about a sitzprobe, spacing or largo? Would you like to know more about stewards and stings and lavs? Have you used a magic sheet or rosin or a boom box? Perhaps you are curious about rush or ROEs or swings. S.M.Arts can give you the answers to all of the above and much more.

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Toxic Exposures

Susan L. Smith

Toxic Exposures […] traces the scars left when the interests of national security and scientific curiosity battled with medical ethics and human rights.
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A Fluid Frontier

Edited by Karolyn Smardz Frost and Veta Smith Tucker

Scholars of the Underground Railroad as well as those in borderland studies will appreciate the interdisciplinary mix and unique contributions of this volume.

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Conversations with Classic Film Stars

James Bawden and Ron Miller

In Conversations with Classic Film Stars, retired journalists James Bawden and Ron Miller present an astonishing collection of rare interviews with the greatest celebrities of Hollywood’s golden age.

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Eleanor Ty

Eleanor Ty’s bold exploration of literature, plays, and film reveals how Asian Americans and Asian Canadians have struggled with the expectations, work ethic, and self-sacrifice preached by their parents.

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Abortion Law in Transnational Perspective

Edited by Rebecca J. Cook, Joanna N. Erdman, and Bernard M. Dickens

By exploring how legal actors advocate, regulate, and adjudicate the issue of abortion, this timely volume seeks to build on existing developments to bring about change of a larger order.

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