America Redux: Visual Stories from Our Dynamic History (MP3 CD)

America Redux: Visual Stories from Our Dynamic History By Ariel Aberg-Riger, Aida Reluzco (Read by) Cover Image
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A critical, unflinching cultural history and fierce beacon of hope for a better future, America Redux is a necessary and galvanizing read.

What are the stories we tell ourselves about America?

How do they shape our sense of history,

cloud our perceptions,

inspire us?

America Redux explores the themes that create our shared sense of American identity and interrogates the myths we've been telling ourselves for centuries. With iconic American catchphrases as chapter titles, these twenty-one visual stories illuminate the astonishing, unexpected, sometimes darker sides of history that reverberate in our society to this very day--from the role of celebrity in immigration policy to the influence of one small group of white women on education to the effects of "progress" on housing and the environment, to the inspiring force of collective action and mutual aid across decades and among diverse groups.

This book is a dazzling, immersive experience that jumps around in time and will make you view history in a whole different light.

Supplemental enhancement PDF accompanies the audiobook.



Product Details
ISBN: 9798212709156
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: May 2nd, 2023
Language: English