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[FMH]Contents "I Got this Guitar and I Learned How to Make It Talk" RANDALL E. AUXIER AND DOUG ANDERSON I The Ride It Ain't Free (and I'm No Hero) 1. Prophets and Profits: Poets, Preachers and Pragmatists RANDALL E. AUXIER 2. Who's the Boss? Springsteen on the Alienation and Salvation of Work and Labor STEVEN MICHELS 3. They Play Guitars All Night and All Day: On the Ethics of Encores STEVEN GIMBEL 4. Where Were You Born, Bruce Springsteen, and What Does It Matter? JOHN SHOOK 5. On the Cover of the Rolling Stone: Revolution in the U.S.A. DOUG ANDERSON AND RUSSELL ANDERSON II Mary's Dress Waves 6. Blinded by the Subterranean Homesick Muse: The Poet as Virtuous and Virtuoso RANDALL E. AUXIER 7. Racing in the Street: Freedom, Feminism, and Collateral Damage DOUG ANDERSON 8. An Everlasting Kiss: The Seduction of Wendy RANDALL E. AUXIER III It's a Town Full of Losers (and Maybe We Ain't that Young Anymore) 9. Driving with Springsteen into the Darkness at the Edge of the World JAMES COUCH 10. Thunder Road GARY L. HERSTEIN 11. Everything Dies: Facing Fatalism in 'Atlantic City' JOHN JACOB KAAG 12. Living on the Edge: A Reason to Believe ERIN MCKENNA AND SCOTT PRATT 13. Living in 'My Hometown': Local Philosophies for Troubled Times HEATHER E. KEITH 14. Bruce Springsteen or Philosophy MICHAEL VENTIMIGLIA IV These Two Lanes Will Take Us Anywhere 15. Straight Time: Images of Oppression LUKE DICK 16. Whatever You Say, Boss or What the Thunder Road Said MICHAEL F. PATTON, JR. 17. A Little of that Human Touch: Knowledge and Empathy in the Music of Bruce Springsteen SCOTT CALEF 18. Socrates the Sculptor, Springsteen the Poet: Philosophy and Art Against the Tyrants JASON M. BELL AND JESSICA BELL 19. Elvis, 57 Channels, and a .44 Magnum: A Cross-Section of Springsteen's Imagination RANDALL E. AUXIER V Hey, What Else Can We Do Now? Proper Names in Springsteen Lyrics Hey. That's Me Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Springsteen, Bruce -- Criticism and interpretation.
Rock music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Music and philosophy.