Magazines

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Abrahamson, David.  The American Magazine: Research Perspectives and Prospects.  Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1995.

Abrahamson, David.  Magazine-Made America: The Cultural Transformation of the Postwar Periodical.  Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press, 1996.

Abrahamson, David, and Carol Polsgrove. “The Right Niche: Consumer Magazines and Advertisers,” in A History of the Book in America, vol. 5: The Enduring Book; Print Culture in Postwar America, ed. David Paul Nord, Joan Shelley Rubin, and Michael Schudson, 107–18. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2009.

Abrams, Nathan. “A Significant Journal of Jewish Opinion?: The Jewishness of Commentary Magazine.” American Jewish Archives Journal 55 (no. 1, 2003), 35­62.

Ackerman, Martin.  The Curtis Affair.  Los Angeles: Nash Publishing, 1970.

Ackerman, Michael. “Interpreting the ‘Newer Knowledge of Nutrition’: Science, Interests, and Values in the Making of Dietary Advice in the United States, 1915–1965.”  Phd dissertation, University of Virginia, 2005.

Amory, Cleveland, edVanity Fair: A Cavalcade of the 1920s and 1930s.  New York: Viking Press, 1960.

Anderson, Elliot, and Mary Kinze, eds.  The Little Magazine in America: A Modern Documentary History.  Yonkers, NY: Pushcart Press, 1978.

Anson, Robert Sam.  Gone Crazy and Back Again: The Rise and Fall of the Rolling Stone Generation.  New York: Doubleday, 1981.

Arenz, Deb. “The Illustrator’s Pencil: John Falter from Nebraska to the Saturday Evening Post.Nebraska History 93 (Spring 2012): 2–27.

Aronson, Amy Beth.  Taking Liberties: Early American Women's Magazines and Their Readers.  Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2002.

Aronson, Amy.  “Still Reading Women’s Magazines: Reconsidering the Tradition a Half Century After The Feminine Mystique.”  American Journalism 27:2 (Spring 2010): 31-61.

Augspurger, Michael J.  "An Economy of Abundant Beauty: Fortune and the Culture of Corporate Liberalism."  PhD dissertation, University of Iowa, 2001.

Baggett, Holly.  “Aloof from Natural Laws: Margaret C. Anderson and the Little Review.”  Phd dissertation, University of Delaware, 1992.

Bainbridge, John.  Little Wonder, or The Reader’s Digest and How it Grew.  New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1945.

Baldwin, Melinda.  Making Nature: The History of a Scientific Journal.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015.

Banta, Martha. Words at Work in Vanity Fair: Language Shifts in Crucial Times, 1914–1930.  New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

Bates, Stephen.  “Public Intellectuals on Time’s Covers.”  Journalism History 37:1 (Spring 2011): 39-50.

Berglund, Barbara.  “Western Living Sunset Style in the 1920s and 1930s: The Middlebrow, the Civilized, and the Modern.”  Western Historical Quarterly 37 (Summer 2006): 133–57.  

Bertonneau, Thomas F. “The Obliging Order: William F. Buckley’s War on Totalitarianism and Blandness.”  Intercollegiate Review 43 (Fall 2008): 25–33.

Best, James J.  “The Brandywine School and Magazine Illustrations in Harper’s, Scribners, and Century, 1906-1910.”  Journal of American Culture 3:1 (Spring 1980): 128-144.

Betrock, Alan.  Sleazy Business: A Pictorial History of Exploitation Tabloids, 1959-1974.  Brooklyn: Shake Books, 1994.

Bisonette, Devan L.  “Between Silence and Self-Interest: Time, Life, and the Unsilent Generation’s Coming of Age.”  Journalism History 35:2 (Summer 2009): 62-71.

Bissonette, Devan L.  “The ‘Time’ of Our ‘Life’: Packaging the News for America’s Busy Readers from Little Rock (1957) to the End of ‘Life’ as We Knew It (1972.)”  PhD dissertation, State University of New York, Binghamton, 2009.

Blanton, Lynne.  "The Agrarian Myth in 18th and 19th Century American Magazines." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Illinois, 1979.

Bok, Edward.  The Americanization of Edward Bok. New York: Scribner's, 1920.

Bonner, Judith H.  "Arts and Letters: An Illustrated Periodical of Nineteenth Century New Orleans.  Southern Quarterly 28 (Winter 1989): 59-76.

Botkin, B.A.  “Little Magazines of the Folk Revival.” New York Folklore Quarterly 19 (1963): 62-66.

Boyd, Anne E.  "What, Has She Gotten into the Atlantic?  Women Writers, the Atlantic Monthly, and the Forming of the American Canon."  American Studies 39 (Fall 1998): 5-36.

Bradley, Patricia. "Media Leaders and Personal Ideology: Margaret Cousins and the Women's Service Magazines." Journalism History 21:2 (Spring 1995): 79-87.

Branson, Susan.  “Gendered Strategies for Success in the Early Nineteenth-Century Literary Marketplace: Marry Carr and the Ladies’ Tea Tray.”  Journal of American Studies (Cambridge) 40 (April 2006): 35–51.

Brodherson, David.  “Picture Mania”: Picture Collecting and Periodicals in Nineteenth-Century America.” Journal of American Culture 33 (December 2010): 322–335.

Brooks, Dwight E.  "Consumer Markets and Consumer Magazines: Black America and the Culture of Consumption."  PhD dissertation, University of Iowa, 1991.

Brown, Michael.  "The Popular Art of American Magazine Illustration, 1885-1917." Journalism History 24:3 (Autumn 1998): 94-103.

Buckely, Priscilla L.  Living it Up with the National Review: A Memoir.  Dallas: Spence Publishing, 2005.  

Buckley, William F.  Cancel Your Own Goddam Subscription: Notes and Asides from National Review.  New York: Basic Books, 2007.  

Burck, Gilbert, ed.  Writing for Fortune: Nineteen Authors Remember Life on the Staff of a Remarkable Magazine.  New York: Time Inc., 1980.

Burkhalter, Nancy.  "Women's Magazines and the Suffrage Movement: Did They Hurt or Hinder the Cause?"  Journal of American Culture 19:2 (Summer 1996): 13-24.

Busby, Linda J., and Greg Leichty.  “Feminism and Advertising in Traditional and Nontraditional Women’s Magazines, 1950s-1980s.”  Journalism Quarterly 70:2 (1993): 247-264.

Calder, Angela. “More Than a Centerfold: Gender and the Politics of Playboy Magazine in Modern America.”  PhD dissertation, University of Houston, 2010.

Cane, Aleta F. and Susan Alves, eds., The Only Efficient Instrument: American Women Writers and the Periodical, 1837-1916. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2001.*

Canning, Peter.  American Dreamers: The Wallaces and Reader’s Digest.  New York: Simon and Schuster, 1996.

Cantor, Geoffrey, and Sally Shuttleworth, eds.  Science Serialized: Representations of the Sciences in Nineteenth-Century Periodicals.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Chielens, Edward E., edAmerican Literary Magazines: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries.  New York: Greenwood Press, 1986.

Christman, Henry W., ed One Hundred Years of the The Nation. New York: MacMillan, 1965.

Chuppa-Cornell, Kim.  “Filling a Vacuum: Women’s Health Information in Good Housekeeping’s Articles and Advertisements, 1920-1965.”  Historian 67: 3 (2005): 454-473.

Cieply, Stefan K.  “The Uncommon Man: Esquire and the Problem of the North American Male Consumer, 1957–6.3” Gender & History 22 (April 2010): 151–168.

Clark, Daniel A.  Creating the College Man: American Mass Magazines and Middle-Class Manhood, 1890-1915.  Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2010.

Claussen, Dane S.  Anti-Intellectualism in American Media: Magazines and Higher Education.  New York: Peter Lang, 2004.

Cody, Michael.  Charles Brockden Brown and the Literary Magazine: Cultural Journalism in the Early American Republic.  Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2004.

Cohn, Jan. Creating America: George Horace Lorimer and the Saturday Evening Post. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1989.

Coll, Gary.  "Noah Webster, Magazine Editor and Publisher."  Journalism History 11: 1/2 (Spring-Summer 1984): 26-31.

Collins, Jane, and Catherine Lutz.  "Becoming America's Lens on the World: National Geographic in the Twentieth Century." South Atlantic Quarterly 69 (Spring 1992): 161-192.

Cooney, Terry A.  The Rise of the New York Intellectuals: Partisan Review and Its Circle.  Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1986.

Corey, Mary E.  The World Through a Monocle: The New Yorker at Mid-Century.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1999.

Cronin, Mary M. "Brother's Keeper: The Reform Journalism of The New England Magazine.”  Journalism History 22:1 (Winter 1996): 15-23.

Cronin, Mary M.  "Redefining Women's Sphere: New England's Antebellum Female Textile Operatives' Magazines and the Response to the 'Cult of True Womanhood."  Journalism History 25:1 (Spring 1999): 13-25.

Cronin, Mary M. “‘Those Who Toil and Spin’: Female Textile Operatives’ Publications in New England and the Response to Working Conditions, 1840–1850.” American Journalism 16, no. 2 (1999): 17–37.

Crume, John B.  “Children’s Magazines, 1826-1857.”  Journal of Popular Culture 6:4 (Spring 1973): 699-706.

Cyganowski, Carol K.  Magazine Editors and Professional Authors in Nineteenth Century America.  New York: Garland Publishing, 1988.

Damon-Moore, Helen.  Magazines for the Millions: Gender and Commerce in the Ladies Home Journal and Saturday Evening Post. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1994.

Dicken-Garcia, Hazel.  "Of Punctilios Among the Fair Sex: Colonial American Magazines, 1741-1776." Journalism History 3 (Summer 1976): 48-.

Doezema, Marianne.  "The Clean Machine: Technology in American Magazine Illustration."  Journal of American Culture 11:4 (Winter 1988): 73-92.

Dolmetsch, Carl R.  The Smart Set: A History and Anthology.  New York: Dial Press, 1966.

Dorn, Jacob H.  "Sunday Afternoon: The Early Social Gospel in Journalism."  New England Quarterly 44:2 (June 1971): 238-258.

Doss, Erica, edLooking at Life Magazine.  Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2001.*

Doudna, Martin K.  Concerned About the Planet: The Reporter Magazine and American Liberalism, 1949-1968.  Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1977.

Douglas, Ann.  The Feminization of American Culture.  New York: Doubleday Anchor, 1977.

Douglas, George H.  The Smart Magazines: Fifty Years of Literary Revelry and High Jinks at Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Life, Esquire, and The Smart Set. Hamden, CT: Archon, 1991.

Draper, Robert.  Rolling Stone Magazine: The Uncensored History.  New York: Doubleday, 1990.

Earle, David M.  All Man! Hemingway, 1950s Men’s Magazines, and the Masculine Persona.  Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 2009.

Elson, Robert T.  Time, Inc.: The Intimate History of a Publishing Enterprise, 1923-1941.  New York: Athenaeum, 1968.

Elson, Robert T.  The World of Time, Inc., 1941-1960.  New York: Athenaeum, 1973.

Elson, Robert T.  The World of Time, Inc.: The Intimate History of a Changing Enterprise, 1960-1980. New York: Athenaeum, 1986.

Elzey, Wayne.  “The Most Unforgettable Magazine I’ve Ever Read: Religion and Social Hygiene in the Reader’s Digest.”  Journal of Popular Culture 10:1 (Summer 1976): 181-190.

Endres, Kathleen L., and Therese L. Lueck, edsWomen's Periodicals in the United States: Consumer Magazines.  Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995.

Fackler, Mark, and Charles H. Lippy, edsPopular Religious Magazines of the United States.  Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1995.

Farrell, Amy E.  Yours in Sisterhood: Ms. Magazine and the Promise of Popular Feminism.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998.

Ferguson, Marjorie.  Forever Feminine: Women’s Magazines and the Cult of Femininity.  London: Heinemann, 1983.   US and England

Fishbein, Leslie.  Rebels in Bohemia: The Radicals of The Masses, 1911-1917.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1982.

Flamiano, Dolores. “Covering Contraception: Discourses of Gender, Motherhood, and Sexuality in Women’s Magazines, 1938–1969.” American Journalism 17, no. 3 (2000): 59–87.

Flamiano, Dolores L.  "Larger Than Life: Collective Memory and Gender in Life Magazine's Photo Essay, Photographic Pin-Up, and Commemorative Photojournalism."  PhD dissertation, University of North Carolina, 2000.

Flamiano, Dolores.  Women, Workers, and Race in LIFE Magazine: Hansel Mieth’s Reform Photojournalism, 1934-1955.  New York: Routledge, 2016.

Flautz, John.  Life: The Gentle Satirist.  Bowling Green, OH: Bowling Green University Press, 1972.   (the old Life, pre-Luce)

Folks, Jeffrey. "The South in The Saturday Evening Post: 1925-1929." Studies in Popular Culture 5 (1982) 50-55. 

Forcey, Charles.  The Crossroads of Liberalism: Croly, Weyl, Lippmann, and the Progressive Era. New York: Oxford University Press, 1961.

Forde, Kathy Roberts.  Literary Journalism on Trial: Masson v. New Yorker and the First Amendment.  Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2008.

Forde, Kathy Roberts.  “Profit and Public Interest: A Publication History of John Hersey’s Hiroshima.”  Journalism and Mass Communications Quarterly 88:3 (Autumn 2011): 562-579.

Fraterrigo, Elizabeth.  "Entertainment for Men: Playboy, Masculinity, and Postwar American Culture."  PhD dissertation, Loyola University, 2004.

Fraterrigo, Elizabeth.  Playboy and the Making of the Good Life in Modern America.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Fulhage, Michael.  “The Mexican Image Through Southern Eyes: De Bow’s Review in the Era of Manifest Destiny.”  American Journalism 30:2 (Spring 2013): 182-209.

Fuller, Landon Edward.  “The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, 1837-1859: Its History, Contents, and Significance.”  PhD dissertation, University of North Carolina, 1848.

Garrison, Bruce L.  "Robert Walsh's American Review: America's First Quarterly."  Journalism History 8:1 (Spring 1981): 14-17.

Gerson, Walter M., and Sander H. Lund.  “Playboy Magazine: Sophisticated Smut or Social Revolution?”  Journal of Popular Culture 1:3 (Winter 1967): 218-227.

Gill, Brendan.  Here at the New Yorker.  New York: Random House, 1975.

Gillham, Jonathan Brown. “The Laugh of the Oppressed Creature: Early Twentieth-Century American Magazine Humor as Affective Adaptation to Modernity.” PhD dissertation, Wayne State University, 2009.

Gingrich, Arnold.  Nothing But People: The Early Days at Esquire.  New York: Crown, 1971.

Gladstone, John G.  "Working Class Imagery in Harper's Weekly, 1865-1895." Labor's Heritage 5:1 (Spring 1993): 42-61.

Gordon, Jean, and Jan McArthur.  “Popular Culture, Magazines, and American Domestic Interiors, 1898-1940.”  Journal of Popular Culture 22:4 (Spring 1989): 35-60.

Greene, Theodore.  America’s Heroes: The Changing Models of Success in American Magazines. New York: Oxford University Press, 1970.

Haberman, Robb K. “Periodical Publics: Magazines and Literary Networks in Post-Revolutionary America.”  PhD dissertation, University of Connecticut, 2009.

Hamilton, Sharon.  The Smart Set Magazine and the Popularization of American Modernism, 1908-1920."  PhD dissertation, Dalhousie University (Canada), 1999.

Hancuff, Richard William. “‘Let it be really new’: The Early ‘New Masses’ and Nativist Discourse.” PhD dissertation, George Washington University, 2007.  

Hardwig, Bill.  Upon Provincialism: Southern Literature and National Periodical Culture, 1870-1900.  Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2013.

Harris, Donal.  On Company Time: American Modernism in the Big Magazines.  New York: Columbia University Press, 2016.

Harris, Neil.  The Chicagoan: A Lost Magazine of the Jazz Age.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008.

Harris, Oliver. “Minute Particulars of the Counter-Culture: Time, Life, and the Photo-poetics of Allen Ginsberg.” Comparative American Studies 10 (March 2012): 3–29.

Haveman, Heather A. "Antebellum Literary Culture and the Evolution of American Magazines." Poetics 32 (2004): 5-28.

Haveman, Heather A.  Magazines and the Making of America: Modernization, Community, and Print Culture.  Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015.

Heidenry, John.  Theirs Was the Kingdom: Lila and DeWitt Wallace and the Story of the Reader's Digest.  New York: Norton, 1993.

Hill, Daniel D.  As Seen in Vogue:  A Century of American Fashion Advertising.  Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2004.

Hirshbein, Laura, and Sharmalie Sarvananda.  “History, Power, and Electricity: American Popular Magazine Accounts of Electroconvulsive Therapy, 1940–2005.” Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences. 44 (Winter 2008): 1–18.

Holder, Stephen C.  “The Family Magazine and the American People.”  Journal of Popular Culture 7:2 (Fall 1973): 264-279.

Hou, Shen.  The City Natural: Garden and Forest Magazine and the Rise of American Environmentalism.  Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburg Press, 2013.

Huck, Karen F.  “White Minds and Black Bodies in the War for Democracy: Race, Representation, and the Reader in Life Magazine, 1938-1946.” PhD dissertation, University of Utah, 1993.

Hulsether, Mark.  Building a Protestant Left: Christianity and Crisis Magazine, 1941-1993.  Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1999.

Hunt, Paula D.  “Editing Desire, Working World Wisdom, and Cupcake Goodness: Helen Gurley Brown and the Triumph of Cosmopolitan.”  Journalism History 38: 3 (Fall 2012): 130-141.

Hynes, Terry.  "Magazine Portrayal of Women, 1911-1930."  Journalism Monographs 72 (1981).

John, Arthur.  The Best Years of the Century:  Richard Watson Gilder, Scribner’s Monthly, and the Century Magazine, 1870-1909.  Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1981.

Johnson, Abby Arthur, and Ronald Maberry Johnson. Propaganda and Aesthetics: The Literary Politics of African-American Magazines in the Twentieth Century. Amherst: The University of Massachusetts Press, 1979.

Jones, Arthur.  The Best Years of the Century: Richard Watson Gilder, Scribner's Monthly, and the Century Magazine, 1870-1909. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1981.

Kadar, Naomi Prawer. “Far di Kinders vegn: Yiddish Periodicals for American Children, 1917–1950.”  PhD dissertation, Columbia University, 2007.

Kamrath, Mark. "'Eyes Wide Shut' and the Cultural Poetics of Eighteenth-Century American Periodical Literature." Early American Literature 37 (2002): 497-536.

Kamrath, Mark. "An 'Inconceivable Pleasure' and the Philadelphia Minerva: Erotic Liberalism, Oriental Tales, and the Female Subject in Periodicals of the Early Republic." American Periodicals 14 (2004): 3-34.

Kamrath, Mark, and Sharon M. Harris, eds. Periodical Literature in Eighteenth-Century America. Knoxville: U. of Tennessee Press, 2005

Katz, Milton S.  Commentary and the American Jewish Intellectual Experience.”  Journal of American Culture 3:1 (Spring 1980): 155-166.

Kelly, R. Gordon.  Mother Was a Lady’: Self and Society in Selected Children’s Periodicals, 1865-1890.”  Westport, Conn.:  Greenwood Press, 1974.

Kelly, R. Gordon.  Children’s Periodicals in the United States.  Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1974.

Kenney, Keith R., and Brent W. Unger. “The Mid-Week Pictorial : Forerunner of American News-Picture Magazines.” American Journalism 11, no. 3 (1994): 242–56.

Kessler, Lauren.  "Against the American Grain: The Lonely Voice of Politics Magazine, 1944-1949."  Journalism History 9:2 (Summer 1982): 49-52, 60.

Kitch, Carolyn.  "Twentieth Century Tales: Newsmagazines and American Memory."  Journalism and Communication Monographs 1:2 (Summer 1999): 121-155.

Kitch, Carolyn. “Family Pictures: Constructing the ‘Typical’ American in 1920s Magazines.” American Journalism 16, no. 4 (1999): 57–75.

Kitch, Carolyn.  The Girl on the Magazine Cover: The Origins of Visual Stereotypes in American Mass Media.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2001.

Knopf, June S. “Images of Change: Magazine Cover Art of the Tumultuous Late Progressive Era.”  PhD dissertation, Drew University, 2011.

Kramer, Dale.  Ross and the New Yorker.  New York: Doubleday, 1951.

Kuskey, Jessica.  “Listening to the Victorian Telephone: Class, Periodicals, and the Social Construction of Technology.”  Nineteenth-Century Contexts 38:1 (February 2016): 3-22.

Landers, James.  “Island Empire: Discourse on U.S. Imperialism in Century, Cosmopolitan, McClure’s, 1893-1900.”  American Journalism 23:1 (Winter 2006): 95-124.  

Landres, James.  The Improbable First Century of Cosmopolitan Magazine.  Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2010.

Lauder, Tracy. “The Southern Living Solution: How The Progressive Farmer Launched a Magazine and a Legacy.” Alabama Review, 60 (July 2007): 186–221.

Lawson, Karol Ann P.  "An Inexhaustible Abundance: The National Landscape Depicted in American Magazines, 1780-1820."  Journal of the Early Republic 12 (Fall 1992): 303-330.

Renn, Melissa Leigh. “Life in the Art World, 1936–1972.”  PhD dissertation, Boston University, 2011.

Lehuu, Isabelle.  Carnival on the Page: Popular Print Media in Antebellum America.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000.

Levy, David W. Herbert Croly of the New Republic: The Life and Thought of an American Progressive. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985.

Levin, Jo Ann Early.  "The Golden Age of Illustration: Popular Art in American Magazines, 1850-1925."  PhD dissertation, University of Pennsylvania, 1980. 162 pp.

Lewenstein, Bruce V.  "Magazine Publishing and Popular Science after World War II." American Journalism 6:4 (Fall 1989): 218-234.

Lewis, Benjamin.  Guide to Engravings in American Magazines, 1741-1810.  New York: New York Public Library, 1959.

Lewis, Mary Jane.  Godey’s Lady’s Book: Contributions to the Promotion and Development of the American Fashion Magazine in the Nineteenth Century.”  Phd dissertation, New York University, 1996.

Lintelman, Joy. “‘Devoted to the Interests of the Scandinavians Everywhere’: Scandinavia Magazine, 1924.” Swedish-American Historical Quarterly 63 (October 2012): 238–256.

List, Karen.  "Magazine Portrayals of Women's Role in the New Republic."  Journalism History 13:2 (Spring 1986): 64-70.

List, Karen K. “Realities and Possibilities: The Lives of Women in Periodicals of the New Republic.” American Journalism 11, no. 1 (1994): 20–38.

Love, Robert, edThe Best of Rolling Stone: 25 Years of Journalism on the Edge.  New York: Doubleday, 1993.

Lueck, Therese. "Women's Moral Reform Periodicals of the 19th Century: A Cultural Feminist Analysis of The Advocate."  American Journalism 16:3 (1999): 37-52.

Lutz, Catherina A., and Jane A. Collins.  Reading National Geographic.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993.

Luxon, Norval N.  Niles' Weekly Register: News Magazine of the Nineteenth Century.  Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1947.

McCall, Laura.  “The Reign of Brute Force is Over Now:’ A Context Analysis of Godey’s Lady’s Book, 1830-1860.”  Journal of the Early Republic 9:2 (1989): 21-36.

McCambridge, Michael. The Franchise: A History of Sports Illustrated.   New York: Hyperion, 1997.

McDonald, Tamar Jeffers.  “Reviewing Reviewing the Fan Mags.”  Film History 28:4 (Winter 2016): 29-57.

McFadden, Margaret.  “WARNING- Do Not Risk Federal Arrest by Looking Glum: Ballyhoo Magazine and the Cultural Politics of Early 1930s Humor.”  Journal of American Culture 26:1 (March 2003): 124-133.

McKible, Adam David.  “The Space and Place of Modernism:  The Little Magazine in New York.”  Phd dissertation, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1998.

McCracken, Ellen.  Decoding Women's Magazines: From Mademoiselle to Ms.  New York: St. Martins, 1993.

Mader, Rodney. "Politics and Pedagogy in the American Magazine, 1757-58." American Periodicals 16 (2006): 3-22.

Maik, Thomas A.  The Masses Magazine: Odyssey of an Era.  New York: Garland, 1994.

Maney, Patrick J.  “Morris H. Rubin, The Progressive, and Cold War Liberalism.”  Wisconsin Magazine of History 67:3 (Spring 1984): 185-198.

Martin, Richard.  "Style from Paris, Reality from America: Fashion in Life Magazine, 1947-1963."  Journal of American Culture 19:4 (Winter 1996): 51-55.

Massoni, Kelley. Fashioning Teenagers: A Cultural History of Seventeen Magazine. Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press, 2010.

Master, John Dennett, II. "'A Part of our Liberation': ONE Magazine and the Cultivation of Gay Liberation, 1953-1963."  PhD dissertation, University of California, Riverside, 2006.

Mata, Tiago. “Trust in Independence: The Identities of Economists in Business Magazines, 1945–1970.” Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences 47 (Autumn 2011): 359–379.

Matthews, Kristin L.  “A MAD Proposition in Postwar America.”  Journal of American Culture 30:2 (June 2007): 212-221.

Mattson Lauters, Amy.  More Than a Farmer’s Wife: Voices of the American Farm Woman, 1910-1960.  Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2009.

Mayes, Herbert R.  The Magazine Maze.  Garden City: Doubleday, 1980.  ed. Of Good Housekeeping and McCalls

Merrill, Hugh.  Esky: The Early Years at Esquire.  New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1995.

Mexal, Stephen J.  Reading for Liberalism: The Overland Monthly and the Writing of the Modern American West.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013.

Mills, Nancy Patton. “Portraits through the Lens of Historicity: The American Family as Portrayed in Ladies’ Home Journal, 1950–1959.”  PhD dissertation, Duquesne University, 2006.

Minor, Benjamin Blake.  The Southern Literary Messenger, 1834–1864.  Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2007. Originally published in 1905.

Mitchell, Taylor Joy. “Cold War Playboys: Models of Masculinity in the Literature of Playboy.” PhD dissertation, University of South Florida, 2011.

Mitol, Michael Marie Trafny. "An Enlightened Sense of Virtue: Morals and Manners in Eighteenth-Century American Periodical Literature." PhD Dissertation, Purdue University, 2002.

Mock, Erin Lee.  “Getting Comfortable: Sex, Reading, and Postwar Adjustment in 1950s Playboy.”  Journal of Popular Culture 50:2 (April 2017): 363-388.


Moore, Carley.  “Invasion of the Everygirl: Seventeen Magazine, ‘Traumarama!’ and the Girl Writer.”  Journal of Popular Culture 44:6 (December 2011): 1248-1267.

Moskowitz, Eva.  “It’s Good to Blow Your Top’: Women’s Magazines and a Discourse of Discontent, 1945-1965.”  Journal of Women’s History 8 (Fall 1996): 66-98.

Mott, Frank Luther.  A History of American Magazines.  5 vols.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1930-1968.

Murphree, Vanessa, and Karla K. Gower.  “Making Birth Control Respectable: The Birth Control Review, 1917-1928.”  American Journalism 30:2 (Spring 2013): 210-234.

Murphy, Jillmarie.  The Humming Bird; or Herald of Taste (1798): Periodical Culture and Female Editorship in the Early American Republic.”  American Periodicals 26:1 (2016): 44-69.

Nichols, Heidi L.  The Fashioning of Middle-Class America: Sartain's Union Magazine of Literature and Art and Antebellum Culture.  New York: Peter Lang, 2004.

Nishikawa, Kinohi.  “Race, Respectability, and the Short Life of Duke Magazine.”  Book History 15:1 (2012): 152-182.

Noel, Mary.  Villains Galore: The Heyday of the Popular Story Weekly.  New York: Macmillan, 1954.

Noonan, Mark James “Reading The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine: American Literature and Culture, 1870­1893.” PhD dissertation, City University of New York, 2003.

Noonan, Mark J.  Reading the Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine: American Literature and Culture, 1870-1893.  Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 2011.

Osgerby, Bill.  “Giving ‘Em Hell: Conflicted Masculinity in the American ‘True Adventure’ Pulps of the 1950s and 1960s.  Media History 23:1 (February 2017): 28-49.

Ohman, Richard M. Selling Culture: Magazines, Markets, and Class at the Turn of the Century.  New York: Verso, 1996.

Okker, Patricia.  Our Sister Editors: Sarah J. Hale and the Tradition of Nineteenth-Century American Women Editors. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1995.

Okker, Patricia.  Social Stories: The Magazine Novel in Nineteenth Century America.  Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2003.

Patterson, Cynthia Lee.   Art for the Middle Classes: America’s Illustrated Magazines of the 1840s.  Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2010.

Pendergast, Tom.  Creating the Modern Man: American Magazines and Consumer Culture, 1900-1950.  Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2000.

Peterson, Theodore.  Magazines in the Twentieth Century.  Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1964.

Pitzulo, Carrie. “The Battle in Every Man’s Bed: Playboy and the Fiery Feminists.” Journal of the History of Sexuality 17 (May 2008): 259–289.

Pitzulo, Carrie.  Bachelors and Bunnies: The Sexual Politics of Playboy.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011.

Pollak, Gustav.  Fifty Years of American Idealism: The New York Nation, 1865-1915.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1915.  

Pollay, Richard W.  “Thank the Editors for the Buyological Urge: American Magazines and the Promotion of Consumer Culture, 1920-1980.”  In Marketing in the Long Run, eds. Stanley C. Hollander and Terence Nevett.  East Lansing: Michigan State University, 1985.

Polsgrove, Carol.  It Wasn't Pretty, Folks, But Didn't We Have Fun?: Esquire in the Sixties.  New York: Norton, 1995.

Price, Kenneth M., and Susan Belasco, edsPeriodical Literature in Nineteenth-Century America.  Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1995.

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