Tag Archives: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Music & Entertainment in Kazakhstan

A review of Music and Entertainment in Post-Soviet Kazakhstan: Ideology and Legacy, by Margarethe Adams. Margarethe Adams’ dissertation investigates the postsocialist articulation of political ideologies…

The Strategy Behind Campaign Imagery

A review of Seeing Is Believing: The Strategy Behind Campaign Imagery and Its Impact on Voters, by Nathaniel Swigger. Nathaniel Swigger’s dissertation addresses the paucity…

Food Markets in Edo Japan

A review of Eating Edo, Sensing Japan: Food Branding and Market Culture in Late Tokugawa Japan, 1780-1868, by Akira Shimizu. In his dissertation, Akira Shimizu…