The Southern American Studies Association will bring its conference to Georgia State University in Atlanta this week. Scholars […]

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Whenever friends visit my temporary home of sunny San Diego, they marvel at the weather and incredulously ask […]

In Hollywood, humor tends to go in cycles, with the late ’80s and early to mid-’90s heavy on […]