Now available online – Canadian Review of American Studies 39 2, 2009

Now available at Canadian Review of American Studies Online

Volume 39, Number 2 /2009 of Canadian Review of American Studies is now available at

This issues contents and CRAS submission information continue below the fold.

This issue contains:


Christine Bold, Victoria Lamont

The Heirs of Buffalo Bill: Performing Authenticity in the Dime Western

Jefferson D. Slagle

Tonto on Vacation, or How to Be an Indian Lawyer

Chadwick Allen

Reagan’s Rainbow Rodeos: Queer Challenges to the Cowboy Dreams of Eighties America

Christopher Le Coney, Zoe Trodd

Discourses of Frontier Violence and the Trauma of National Emergence in Larry McMurtry’s Lonesome Dove Quartet

Deborah L. Madsen

From Story to Film: Brokeback Mountain’s “In-Between” Spaces

Neil Campbell


Submissions to Canadian Review of American Studies

The Canadian Review of American Studies is published three times a year. The journal publishes articles, review articles, and short reviews; its purpose is to further multi- and interdisciplinary analyses of the culture of the United States and of the social relations between the United States and Canada. The journal invites contributions, in English and French, from authors in all relevant scholarly disciplines related to the study of the United States, and the United States and Canada, as well as to the borders “in-between.” The Canadian Review of American Studies has an international standing, attracting submissions and participation from many countries in North America and Europe.

Recently, the journal has received and published articles from the following disciplines: Anthropology, English, History, American Studies, Canadian Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Communication, Law, African-American Studies, Religious Studies, Economics, Fine Arts, Cultural Studies, and Humanities.

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