Reviews 2020

 
Books (one PDF)
  • Alexievich, Svetlana.
    Last Witnesses: An Oral History of the Children of World War II.
    Reviewed by Sierra Rey Sampson

 

  • Biggs, Thomas, and Jessica Blum, eds.
    The Epic Journey in Greek and Roman Literature.
    Reviewed by Clarisse Anne Delima

  • Blight, David W.
    Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom.

    Reviewed by Timothy Joseph Mancillas

 

  • Boyd, Andrew.
    The Royal Navy in Eastern Waters: Linchpin of Victory 1935-1942.

    Reviewed by Michael James Thomas

 

  • Ellis, Joseph J.
    American Dialogue: The Founders and Us.

    Reviewed by Ian Woodson Fisher

 

  • Espinoza, Dionne, María Eugenia Cotera, and Maylei Blackwell, eds.
    Chicana Movidas: New Narratives of Activism and Feminism in the Movement Era.

    Reviewed by Monique Garcia

 

  • Gilmore, Leigh.
    Tainted Witness: Why We Doubt What Women Say About Their Lives.

    Reviewed by Andrea Young Paik

 

  • Guiet, Daniel C., and Timothy K. Smith.
    Scholars of Mayhem: My Father’s Secret War in Nazi-Occupied France.

    Reviewed by Sierra Rey Sampson

 

  • Hochschild, Adam.
    Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939.

    Reviewed by Nicholas Duy Nguyen

 

  • McCullough, David.
    The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For.

    Reviewed by Amer Hamid

 

  • Natale, Simone.
    Supernatural Entertainments: Victorian Spiritualism and the Rise of Modern Media Culture.

    Reviewed by Christopher Dean Robbins

 

  • Reséndez, Andrés.
    The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America.

    Reviewed by Raumi Majd Kinan

 

  • Sides, Hampton.
    On Desperate Ground: The Marines at the Reservoir, the Korean War’s Greatest Battle.

    Reviewed by Erika Gabriela Victoria

 

  • Solberg, Mary M., ed.
    A Church Undone: Documents from the German Christian Faith Movement, 1932-1940.

    Reviewed by Isaiah Colton Thompson

 

  • Terpstra, Nicholas.
    Religious Refugees in the Early Modern World: An Alternative History of the Reformation.

    Reviewed by Glenn Patrick Doherty

 

  • Tortorici, Zeb.
    Sins against Nature: Sex and Archives in Colonial New Spain.

    Reviewed by Erika Gabriela Victoria

 

  • Wallace, Patrick F.
    Viking Dublin: The Wood Quay Excavations.

    Reviewed by Shannon Deana Landreth

 

  • Walpole, Garth.
    Relics of the Franklin Expedition. Edited by Russell Potter.

    Reviewed byChristopher Dean Robbins
     

  • Zahra, Tara.
    The Great Departure: Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the
    Free World.
    Reviewed by Timothy Joseph Mancillas

 
 
 
Exhibitions (one PDF)
  • Apollo 11: One Giant Leap for Mankind. Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. Reviewed by Anissa Lopez
     

  • Chinese American Museum. Permanent Exhibitions.
    Reviewed by Miguel A. Quirarte

     

  • Eighteenth-Century Pastel Portraits. The J. Paul Getty Museum.
    Reviewed by Shannon Deana Landreth

     

  • Lords and Ladies in Black and White. Salz-Pollak Atrium Gallery, Pollak Library.
    Reviewed by Andres Munoz-Ramirez

     

  • Lost at Sea: The Explorations of Dr. Robert Ballard. Pacific Battleship Center.
    Reviewed by Michael James Thomas

Films/Documentaries/TV Shows (one PDF)
  • Babylon Berlin. Seasons 1 and 2. Directed by Henk Handloegten et al.
    Reviewed by Joshua Kyle Kreeger-Johnston

     

  • Bobby Kennedy for President. Directed by Dawn Porter.
    Reviewed by Giovanni D. Romero

     

  • The Crown. Seasons 1 and 2. Directed by Philip Martin et al.
    Reviewed by Anissa Lopez

     

  • Narcos. Seasons 1-3. Directed by Andrés Baiz et al.
    Reviewed by Raumi Majd Kinan

     

  • Norsemen. Seasons 1 and 2. Directed by Jon Iver Helgaker and Jonas Torgersen.
    Reviewed by Andrea Herrera
     

  • Taco Chronicles. Directed by Carlos Perez Osorio.
    Reviewed by Christopher Braulio Saravia

     

  • They Shall Not Grow Old. Directed by Peter Jackson.
    Reviewed by Christopher Dean Robbins

     

  • Viking. Directed by Andrey Kravchuk.
    Reviewed by Andrew Christian Cordes

     

  • Yesterday. Directed by Danny Boyle.
    Reviewed by Amer Hamid

Games (one PDF)
  • Hearts of Iron IV. Developer: Paradox Development Studio.
    Reviewed by Amr Mohamed Riched

     

  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance. Developer: Warhorse Studios.
    Reviewed by Joshua Kyle Kreeger-Johnston

     

  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. Developer: FromSoftware.
    Reviewed by Christopher Braulio Saravia

     

  • Total War: Three Kingdoms. Developer: Creative Assembly.
    Reviewed by Amr Mohamed Riched

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