Table of contents for Jews and American popular culture / edited by Paul Buhle.

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Volume One: Movies, Radio, and Television
Acknowledgments
Jews in American Popular Culture: An Introduction by Paul Buhle
 
Introduction, A Cartoon by Harvey Pekar and Barry Blitt
Chapter 1. The Movies: Notes on the Ethnic Origins of an American Obsession by Dennis B. Klein
Chapter 2. National and Local Movie Moguls: Two Patterns of Jewish Showmanship in Film Exhibition by Judith Thissen
Chapter 3. The Studio System by Bernard Dick
Chapter 4. The Social Film and the Hollywood Blacklist by Dave Wagner
Chapter 5. Jews in Hollywood Musicals by Bernard Dick
Chapter 6. Making a Scene: Jews, Stooges, and Censors in Pre-War Hollywood by Dan Bronstein
Chapter 7. Animation by Tom Sito
Chapter 8. The Jewish Film Festival by Deborah Kaufman and Janis Plotkin
Chapter 9. A Brief Introduction to Jewish-American Radio by Henry Sapoznik
Chapter 10. Jews on the Radio, 1920-1953 by Ari Y Kelman (cut Yiddish section)
Chapter 11. Jewish Talk Radio: Programming in Our Time and Place By Ariana Green
Chapter 12. Television Drama of the Golden Age by Judith Smith
Chapter 13. Intellectual Pogrom: How the Blacklist Purged Political and Cultural Discourse in Early Television by Steven W. Bowie
Chapter 14. Jewish Comedy Writers of the 1950s and 1960s By Kathy M. Newman
Chapter 15. Bring in the Klowns: Jewish Television Comedy since the 1960s by Vincent Brooks
Volume Two: Music, Theater, Popular Art, and Literature
Acknowledgments
Jews in American Popular Culture: An Introduction by Paul Buhle
Chapter 1. Yiddish Theater in America by Edna Nahshon
Chapter 2. Vaudeville by Pamela Brown Lavitt
Chapter 3. Jews and the Broadway Musical by Andrea Most
Chapter 4. Jews in American Drama by James Fisher
Chapter 5. Star-Spangled Bulgar: The Story of Klezmer Music in America by Pete Rushefsky
Chapter 6. Jews, Tin Pan Alley, and the Rise of American Popular Music by Derek Seidman
Chapter 7. Folk Music by Ron D. Cohen
Chapter 8. Jewing Jazz/Jazzing Jews by Josh Kun 
Chapter 9. Jews and Rock 'n' Roll by Danny Goldberg
Chapter 10. Justice, Justice, You Shall Pursue: Jewish Political Artists by Paul von Blum
Chapter 11. The (Un)forgotten Singers of Struggle by Hershl Hartman and Miriam Hartman Flacks 
Chapter 12. Entertaining New Americans: Serialized Fiction in the Forverts (1910-1930) by Ellen Kellman
Chapter 13. Lower East Side Literature by Sanford Sternlicht
Chapter 14. A Yiddish Odyssey: Jews and the Pulps by Gerard Jones
Chapter 15. Bohemians and Beats by Jonah Raskin
Chapter 16. Jews in American Children's Literature by Julia Mickenberg 
Chapter 17. Advice Columns by Gabrielle Birkner
Chapter 18. Putting on the Shpritz: Postwar Jewish American Political Satire and Parody by Stephen E. Kercher 
Chapter 19. Comic Strips/Comic Books by Eddie Portnoy and Paul Buhle 
Volume Three: Sports, Leisure, and Lifestyle
Acknowledgments
Jews in American Popular Culture: An Introduction by Paul Buhle
Chapter 1. Jews, Baseball, and American Fictions by Eric Solomon
Chapter 2. "A Sport At Which Jews Excel": The Search for Basketball in American Jewish History by Ari Sclar
Chapter 3. Boxing by Douglas Century
Chapter 4. American Jews and the Summer Olympics by Chris Elzey 
Chapter 5. Jewish Sportswomen by Linda Borish
Chapter 6. Amusement Parks by N. Popper
Chapter 7. The Jewish Community in the Catskills by Phil Brown
Chapter 8. Fashion by Elizabeth Greenberg
Chapter 9. Jews in the Toy and Novelty Industry by Lawrence Bush
Chapter 10. Food in Jewish American Culture by Jennifer Schiff Berg 
Chapter 11. How to Make a Poet: Jewish Department Store Moguls and the American
 		Dream By Jennifer Segal
Chapter 12. The Story of America's Jewish Gangsters by Al Fried 
Chapter 13. Jews and Pornography by Rachel Shtier
Chapter 14. Jews and Beauty by Alana Newhouse and Rebecca Spence
Chapter 15. The Jew and the Nose: Plastic Surgery and Popular Culture By Beth Aviva Preminger
Chapter 16. Popular Front Culture by Paul Buhle
Chapter 17. Present in the Future: Jews and the Internet by Steve Bergson 
Afterword: Hammerin' Hank Greenberg: Folk Hero for the Game He Didn't Play by Aviva Kempner

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Jewish entertainers -- United States.
Judaism and literature -- United States.
Jewish athletes -- United States.
Popular culture -- United States.
Jews in popular culture -- United States.
United States -- Ethnic relations.