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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 12–26.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Kristin Miller This article contemplates the way Northern and Southern California have been used in science fiction films since the 1970s. Continuing a trend the author traces to the 1940s novels Earth Abides and Ape and Essence , Northern California represents possible utopian futures while...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 46–53.
Published: 01 March 2014
... additional graphs comparing the use of Los Angeles to San Francisco and Northern California to Southern California since 1800. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 Analysis California corpus analysis Google Books language distant reading literature david l. ulin and...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 85–100.
Published: 01 December 2013
... This article presents short interviews with ten professors in the University of California system and the University of Southern California about the future of California. The topics discussed are: the university, politics, the prison system, transportation, nature, Hollywood, wine, family and the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 74–79.
Published: 01 December 2016
... designed by William Pereira in relation with other buildings and sculptures to show that a type of religious geoglyph is inscribed into a coastal ridge in Southern California. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Alexis Smith Robert Irwin Snake Path Geisel Library UC San...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 58–64.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Colin Marshall The author tells of how he once loved the Case Study houses, commissioned from several modern architects by Arts & Architecture magazine in the years after World War II with the goal of developing a new style of housing in southern California, and why he eventually came to see...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 90–93.
Published: 01 December 2015
... by Vietnamese Catholics in southern California, who then exported the Vietnamized image to Catholic communities in Vietnam and other parts of the world. Today, the image of Our Lady of La Vang has become a global representation of the Virgin Mary as an Asian woman © 2015 by the Regents of the...
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Boom (2012) 2 (4): 60–67.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Susan Straight There was once a city here in Southern California, a lovely replica and reimagining of a village from the Piedmont area of Italy. Once, it was the center of life for hundreds of families who came from the mountains of southern Italy to work for Secondo Guasti, who picked grapes and...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 134–142.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Jared Dahl Aldern This article explores the connection between the land, grizzly bears, and people in Southern California, from the time all three coexisted, through the hunting of the last grizzlies in the area in 1899, and up to the present. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 26–30.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., a program that could allow immigrants to use cheap cell phones to find water caches in the desert between Mexico and southern California and access survival poetry. Before the investigation was completed, several congressmen would demand punitive action and anti-immigrant pundits on cable news...
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Boom (2013) 3 (2): 82–86.
Published: 01 July 2013
... of the city, and concludes with some speculation on the future of cultural production in the southern California region. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Los Angeles poetry film fiction L I N E B Y L I N E david lau Drastic Measures in Los Angeles Culture...
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Boom (2013) 3 (2): 9–16.
Published: 01 July 2013
... its larger southern end, called the San Joaquin Valley by locals. By World War II, the Valley had become one of the state’s economic engines, sustained by agribusiness, oil, and abundant cheap labor. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 track and field Bright's Disease...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): iii.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... Educated at UCSB, mostly under cultural and architectural historian Harold Kirker, he recently published The First American Evangelical: A Short Life of Cotton Mather (Eerdmans). D O U G L A S M C C U L L O H is an artist based in Southern California. He holds an MFA in photography and digital media from...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 62–69.
Published: 01 December 2016
... worked sporadically at the mill; his wife, Blanch, would bathe the kids in a horse trough; and we all had great times together on the week- end. During this time, two parcels of land on either side of the cabin were purchased one by a Southern California contractor who was rumored to be a Republican and...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 34–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
... California 2016 Relief map California Fresno Southern California Earthquakes San Gabriel Valley alex espinoza Through the Heart of California Seeing the other California through a relief map I n 2014, Aljazeera America ran a story titled Fresno Rated Highly Livable forYoung People1 The...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 39–51.
Published: 01 December 2016
... complex vision of Southern California, to move beyond the vast projected image, is that even when you attempt to do due diligence and deal hon- estly as you know it, there s a battle. A couple of summers ago a delegation of journalists appeared from far-flung places around the globe. Part of my job as the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... to work in the nail industry and how Americans became accustomed to manicures and pedicures is entwined with the loss of home and landscape. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Vietnam War American military reeducation camps Mekong River refugees boat people...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 December 2016
... writers currently using the English language as both a musical instrument and a political weapon.” © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Hunter S. Thompson Gonzo journalism Hells Angels The Nation Rolling Stone Ramparts San Francisco counterculture Carey McWilliams...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 80–91.
Published: 01 December 2016
... anthropologists. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 People’s Park Berkeley UC Berkeley activism education civil disobedience homelessness Loni Hancock Dorothy Day Catholic Workers applied anthropology Segment of Berkeley: A People s Bicentennial History of Telegraph...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
... dingbats Downtown LA SCI-Arc Southern California Institute of Architecture Frank Gehry Richard Louv. mike davis A Boom Interview In conversation with Jennifer Wolch and Dana Cuff E ditor s Note: Chronicler of the California dark side and LA s underbelly,proclaiming a troubling, menacing reality...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 25–31.
Published: 01 September 2016
... United States, the region went through a stuttering period of growth as boosters proclaimed the magic of Southern California throughout the Midwest and elsewhere, fueling land speculation wherein gullible investors would repeatedly and blindly bid up land prices only to discover more often than not upon...