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Will Stockton

Will Stockton is Associate Professor of English at Clemson University, and author of several books including Members of His Body: Shakespeare, Paul, and a Theology of Nonmonogamy (2017), and Playing Dirty: Sexuality and Waste in Early Modern Comedy (2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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D. Gilson

D. Gilson is Assistant Professor of English at Texas Tech University, and author of I Will Say This Exactly One Time: Essays (2015) and Brit Lit (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Late in the Reagan years, three young men at Jerry Falwell's Liberty University formed the Christian rap group dc Talk. The trio put out a series of records that quickly secured their place at the forefront of contemporary Christian music...
...Gil Evans, born in Toronto, Ontario, in 1912, became a nexus for the emerging bebop and bop-derivative jazz genres that came out of New York City. Raised in Stockton, California, Evans moved to New York City permanently in 1946....

Chicano Music

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VIII : Genres: North America

The Continuum International, 2012

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... woogie, mambos, cha-cha-chás and boleros, were guitarist Jorge Córdoba from Stockton, California and Chico Sesma, a trombonist and radio DJ, who promoted Chicano musicians. By the mid-1950s jump blues, doo wop and eventually R&B became...

Productive boredom and unproductive labour: Cabaret Voltaire in the People’s Republic of South Yorkshire

Mad Dogs and Englishness : Popular Music and English Identities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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... in question here, the turn of the 1980s. As one of the emerging opponents of the post-war consensus, we can take as one canonical exposition the Stockton Lecture of Keith Joseph, future education minister and a key intellectual force behind...

“Revolution by Tricks and Clowning”: Trips According to Maxine Hong Kingston

Creative Activism : Conversations on Music, Film, Literature, and Other Radical Arts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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... where she is now a professor emerita.Kingston was born in 1940 in Stockton, California, to immigrant parents; two of her seven siblings were born in China. A memoir she published in 2011, I Love a Broad Margin to My Life (the title is taken...

The Beginning

Kenneth Womack

Kenneth Womack is Professor of English and Dean of the Wayne D. McMurray School of Humanities & Social Sciences at Monmouth University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Long and Winding Roads : The Evolving Artistry of the Beatles

Bloomsbury Academic, 2007

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... to Speke, where they lived on Western Avenue before relocating to Ardwick Road. Paul’s formal education began at Stockton Road Primary School, where he received high marks for his work in English Composition and Art. His success on the Eleven Plus...

Las Vegas, NV

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

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... Music . 6 vols. New York : Stockton Press. Las Vegas Age (weekly). 7 April 1905-30 November 1947. Las Vegas Evening...