Topic: American Studies

Foodways Texas Moves to UT Austin's American Studies Department

Feb. 4, 2014

Foodways Texas, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving, promoting and honoring the Lone Star State's unique food cultures, has moved to the American Studies Department at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Biography Captures Ann Richards' Spirit

Nov. 26, 2012
Biography Captures Ann Richards' Spirit

Author Jan Reid's comprehensive book, "Let the People In," published by The University of Texas Press, tells a personal story about the former Texas governor.

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Associate Professor wins book prize

Nov. 1, 2007
Associate Professor wins book prize

American Studies Associate Professor Julia L. Mickenberg's "Learning from the Left: Children's Literature, the Cold War, and Radical Politics in the United States" won the Grace Abbott book prize from the Society for the History of Childhood and Youth.

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