A place where you can browse my book list and see my notes pertaining to the literature on American consumer culture

Andrew Michael Shanken. 194X: Architecture, Planning, and Consumer Culture on the American Home Front. University of Minnesota Press, 2009.
Bruce Lenthall. Radio's America: The Great Depression and the Rise of Modern Mass Culture. Chicago, IL. University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Cotten Seiler. Republic of Drivers. A Cultural History of Automobility in America. Chicago, IL. University of Chicago Press, 2010.
Elaine Tyler May. Homeward Bound: American Families in the Cold War Era. New York, N.Y.: Basic Books, 1988.
Elena Razlogova. The Listener's Voice: Early Radio and the American Public. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011.
Frederic Jameson. "Reification and Utopia in Mass Culture." Social Text, No. 1 (Winter, 1979), pg. 130-148.
Gabrielle Esperdy. Modernizing Main Street: Architecture and Consumer Culture in the New Deal. Chicago, IL. University of Chicago Press, 2010.
George Lipsitz. Time Passages: Collective Memory and American Popular Culture. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1990.
Greg Castillo. Cold War on the Home Front: The Soft Power of Midcentury Design. University of Minnesota Press, 2010.
Jackson Lears. Fables of Abundance: A Cultural History of Advertising in America. New York, N.Y.: Basic Books, 1994.
James W. Cook, Lawrence B. Glickman, and Michael O'Malley. The Cultural Turn in U.S. History: Past, Present, and Future. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2008
Janet Borgerson and Jonathan Schroeder. Designed for Hi-Fi Living: The Vinyl LP in Midcentury America. Cambridge, MA. MIT Press. 2017.
Jefferson Cowie. The Great Exception: The New Deal and the Limits of American Politics. Princeton University Press, 2016.
Julia Guarneri. Newsprint Metropolis: City Papers and the Making of Modern Americans. Chicago, IL. University of Chicago Press, 2017.
Kathleen Franz. Tinkering: Consumers Reinvent the Early Automobile. Philadelphia, PA. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005.
Lawrence B. Glickman. A Living Wage: American Workers and the Making of Consumer Society. Cornell University Press, 1999.
Lawrence B. Glickman. Consumer Society in American History: A Reader. Cornell University Press: Ithica, NY. 1999.
Lendol Calder. Financing the American Dream: A Cultural History of Consumer Credit. Princeton, NJ. Princeton University Press, 2009.
Lisa McGirr. Suburban Warriors: The Origins of the New American Right. Princeton University Press, 2015.
Lizabeth Cohen. A Consumers' Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption in Postwar America. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopff, 2003
Lizabeth Cohen. Making a New Deal: Industrial Workers in Chicago, 1919-1939. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1992.
Lynn Spigel. Make Room for TV: Television and the Family Ideal in Postwar America. Chicago, IL. University of Chicago Press. 1992.
Lynn Spigel. TV By Design: Modern Art and the Rise of Network Television. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Meg Jacobs. Pocketbook Politics: Economic Citizenship in Twentieth-Century America. Princeton University Press, 2007.
Michael Denning. Culture in the Age of Three Worlds. New York, N.Y.: Verso Books, 2004.
Michael Denning. The Cultural Front: The Laboring of American Culture in the Twentieth Century. New York, N.Y: Verso, 1996)
Peter D. Norton. Fighting Traffic: The Dawn of the Motor Age in the American City. Cambridge, MA. MIT Press, 2008.
Philip J. Deloria and Alexander I. Olson. American Studies: A User's Guide. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2017
Roland Marchand. Advertising the American Dream: Making Way for Modernity, 1920-1940. Berkeley, CA. University of California Press,1985.
Stephen E. Kercher. Revel with a Cause: Liberal Satire in Postwar America. Chicago, IL. University of Chicago Press, 2010.
Stuart Ewen. PR! A Social History of Spin. Basic Books: New York, N.Y. 1996.
Stuart Hall. "Notes on Deconstructing the Popular"
Stuart Hall. "What Is This 'Black' in Black Popular Culture?" Social Justice, Vol. 20, No. 1/2 (51-52), Rethinking Race (Spring-Summer 1993), pg. 104-114.
Susan J. Douglas. Listening In: Radio and the American Imagination. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2004.
Susan J. Douglas. Where the Girls Are: Growing Up Female with the Mass Media. New York, NY: Times Books, Random House, 1994.
Thomas Frank. The Conquest of Cool: Business Culture, Counterculture, and the Rise of Hip Consumerism. University of Chicago Press: Chicago, IL, 1997.
William Barrow. Voice Over: The Making of Black Radio. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 1999.
William Leach. Land of Desire: Merchants, Power, and the Rise of a New American Culture. Vintage Books: New York, N.Y, 1993.