• AMS :: ATX October 2011 Blog Archive 

    Department of American Studies (2013-04-01)
    AMS :: ATX is a blog dedicated to representing the many activities and interests of the department of American Studies at The University of Texas at Austin. Together with the department’s Twitter feed, this blog exists to ...
  • Hegemony now! : an examination of the Tea Party's hegemonic project 

    Daniels, Jonathan Ashley (2012-02-08)
    The Tea Party’s influence in the recent 2010 elections suggests that the group is making an impact within American politics. This project seeks to identify the cultural forces at work and ground them within Antonio Gramsci’s ...
  • Somewhere between here and there : Sharon Hayes and Catherine Opie, picturing protest 

    Rubin, Caitlin Julia (2013-05-02)
    Both Sharon Hayes’s "In the Near Future" (2005-2009) and Catherine Opie’s photographs of assemblies and rallies (2007—) take protest as a topic of investigation. Hayes enacts solo protests in urban centers and documents ...