CCA Scholarship

The CCA’s commitment to interdisciplinary scholarship has made it possible for former faculty, graduate, and postdoctoral fellows to complete book manuscripts and publish monographs and edited collections with most major national and international academic publishers. The following is a select list of the 100+ books published by CCA fellows:

6a Masking and Power

Masking and Power: Carnival and Popular Culture in the Caribbean
University of Minnesota Press, 1992

Gerard Aching
1992-93 Faculty Fellow

6a The Sculpture Machine

The Sculpture Machine: Physical Culture and Body Politics in the Age of Empire
NYU Press, 1997

Michael Budd
1989-90 Graduate Fellow

6a Contract Culture and Citizenship

Contract, Culture, and Citizenship: Transformative Liberalism from Hobbes to Rawls
Penn State University Press, 2008

Mark Button
2000-01 Graduate Fellow

6a Marriage in Maradi

Marriage in Maradi: Gender and Culture in a Hausa Society in Niger, 1900-1989
Heinemann, 1997

Barbara Cooper
1993-94 Graduate Fellow


6a Natural Visions

Natural Visions: The Power of Images in American Environmental Reform
University of Chicago Press, 2005

Finis Dunaway
1999-00 Graduate Fellow


6a William Faulkner

William Faulkner, William James, and the American Pragmatic Tradition
Louisiana State University Press, 2008

David Evans
1987-88 Graduate Fellow


6a American Slaves

American Slaves in Victorian England: Abolitionist Politics in Popular Literature and Culture
Cambridge University Press, 2000

Audrey Fisch
1992-93 Graduate Fellow


6a Golden Gulag

Golden Gulag: Prisons, Surplus, Crisis, and Opposition in Globalizing California
University of California Press, 2007

Ruth Gilmore
1995-96 Graduate Fellow


6a Making Whiteness

Making Whiteness: The Culture of Segregation in the South, 1890-1940
Vintage, 1998

Grace Hale
1994-95 Graduate Fellow


6a Babel

Babel and Babylon: Spectatorship in American Silent Film
Harvard University Press, 1991

Miriam Hansen
1988-89 Faculty Fellow


6a Garlic and Oil

Garlic and Oil: Politics and Food in Modern Italy
Berg, 2004

Carol Helstosky
1995-96 Graduate Fellow


6a Labor Geographies

Labor Geographies: Workers and the Landscapes of Capitalism
Guilford Press, 2001

Andrew Herod
1990-91 Graduate Fellow


6a Once Intrepid Warriors

Once Intrepid Warriors: Gender, Ethnicity, and the Cultural Politics of Masai Development
Indiana University Press, 2001

Dorothy Hodgson
1994-95 Graduate Fellow


6a A Thousand Words

A Thousand Words: Portraiture, Style, and Queer Modernism
Ohio State University Press, 2006

Jaime Hovey
1993-94 Graduate Fellow


6a Internationalism and Its Betrayal

Internationalism and Its Betrayal
University of Minnesota Press, 1995

Micheline Ishay
1987-88 Graduate Fellow


6a Names and Stories

Names and Stories: Emilia Dilke and Victorian Culture
Oxford University Press, 1999

Kali Israel
1988-89 Graduate Fellow



Critical Encounters
Rutgers University Press, 1995

Cathy Caruth and Deborah Esch, eds.

6a The Politics of Research

The Politics of Research
Rutgers University Press, 1997

Ann Kaplan and George Levine, eds.


6a Fables of Abundance

Fables of Abundance: A Cultural History of Advertising in America
Basic Books, 1994

Jackson Lears
1988-89 Faculty Fellow


6a The Lie of the Land

The Lie of the Land: Migrant Workers and the California Landscape
University of Minnesota Press, 1996

Don Mitchell
1991-92 Graduate Fellow


6a The New Winter Soldiers

The New Winter Soldiers: GI and Veteran Dissent During the Vietnam Era
Rutgers University Press, 1996

Richard Moser
1989-90 Graduate Fellow


Edward Lansdale's Cold War
University of Massachusetts Press, 2005

Jonathan Nashel
1990-91 Graduate Fellow

6a Constructions of the Self

Constructions of the Self
Rutgers University Press, 1992

George Levine

6a Realism and Representation

Realism and Representation: Essays on the Problem of Realism in Relation to Science, Literature and Culture
University of Wisconsin Press, 1993

George Levine, ed.


Aesthetics and Ideology
Rutgers University Press (July 1, 1994)

George Levine, ed.


6a Working the Navajo Way

Working the Navajo Way: Labor and Culture in the Twentieth Century
University Press of Kansas, 2005

Colleen O’Neil
1996-97 Graduate Fellow

6a Bad Language

Bad Language, Naked Ladies, and Other Threats to the Nation: A Political History of Comic Books in Mexico
Duke University Press, 1998

Anne Rubenstein
1992-93 Graduate Fellow

6a Madness and Modernism

Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature, and Thought
Harvard University Press, 1992

Louis Sass
1988-89 Faculty Fellow

6a City of Dreadful

City of Dreadful Delight: Narratives of Sexual Danger in Late-Victorian London
University of Chicago Press, 1992

Judith Walkowitz
1987-88 Faculty Fellow

6a Conservation Is Our

Conservation is Our Government Now: The Politic of Ecology in Papua New Guinea
Duke University Press, 2006

Paige West
1996-97 Graduate Fellow

6a Phonographies

Phonographies: Grooves in Sonic Afro-Modernity
Duke University Press, 2005

Alexander Wheliye
1997-98 Graduate Fellow

6a The Moral Collapse

The Moral Collapse of the University: Professionalism, Purity, and Alienation
SUNY Press, 1990

Bruce Wiltshire
1986-87 Faculty Fellow