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How his 1968 Comeback Special, beautifully packaged in a new release, became rock music’s greatest show on screen. Read more

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As the author of Positively 4th Street and The Ten-Cent Plague, David Hajdu has become one of the most interesting, thought-inducing commentators on popular culture. His latest, Love for Sale, is a highly personal look back at pop music fro... Read more

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In Chuck Klosterman’s new book I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling with Villains (Real and Imagined), he returns with another series of essays on popular culture and this time convincingly argues that villains may not be Read more

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Given the prominence of women’s rights in the recently completed presidential campaign, it is a good time to take a look at the role that women play in the White House. In the timely new volume Women and the White House Read more

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David Luhrssen's Hammer of the Gods: The Thule Society and the Birth of Nazism (Potomac Books) evaluates a little-examined element of Nazism and does so with historical accuracy and insightful revelation. The Thule Society was a Munich... Read more

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The Anger (La Rabbia) is a thorny thing to contemplate from a 21st century perspective. The 1963 film, seldom seen in its own era and only recently issued on DVD with an informative booklet and bonus materials, was intended as a left-right debate.. Read more

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Editor Lilly Goren, associate professor of politics and global studies at CarrollUniversit You've Come a Long Way, Baby: Women, Politics, and Popular Culture ,Books Read more

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Norbert Schultze wrote musical scores for propaganda movies in Nazi Germany, using his position to avoid conscription into the wartime army. A cabaret performer and opera composer of varied interests, Schultze had set a soldier’s poem to music an.. Read more

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Shortly after the very first motion-picture film was created, the modest British film com Monty Python and the Holy Grail ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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Resurrected from Node Coffee Shop’s former digs at the corner of North and Cambridge 1504 E. North Ave., Milwaukee; (414) 921-0400; www.la-piazza.org. The restaurant is open T ,Eat/Drink Read more

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