Author Archives: James Castrillo

About James Castrillo

Reference and Instruction Librarian at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater's Andersen Library. Liaison to History, Women's/Gender Studies, Sociology, Criminology, and Anthropology, Theatre and Dance, Philosophy and Religious Studies departments.

New Stuff Tuesday – February 4, 2019

Future Sounds: The Story of Electronic Music from Stockhausen to Skrillex by David Stubbs ML1380 .S78 2018 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor David Stubbs work is a deep dive into the evolution of electronic music. Starting well before the early … Continue reading

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Lands We Share Exhibit in Andersen Library

Starting on Monday, January 25th, Andersen Library will host the Lands We Share exhibit. Lands We Share is a collaborative project between faculty, staff, and students from UW-Whitewater, UW-Oshkosh, UW-Madison and UW-Milwaukee. The lead effort behind the exhibit is led … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – December 18, 2018

W.E.B. Du Bois’s data portraits : visualizing Black America : the color line at the turn of the twentieth century by Whitney Battle-Baptiste and Britt Rusert, editors E185.86 .D846 2018 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor This book is a reprint … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – November 6, 2018

Remembering Muscle Beach by Harold Zinkin GV546.5 .Z56 1999 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Remembering Muscle Beach is photographic memoir that covers the early days of the fitness and weight lifting craze that begin in the 1930s, 40s, and 50s … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – July 3, 2018

Bunk: Reconstruction : voices from America’s first great struggle for racial equality by Brooks D Simpson (editor) E668 .R4245 2018 Main Collection, 3rd floor In Reconstruction: voices from America’s first great struggle for racial equality , Brooks Simpson has organized … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – May 22, 2018

From Drag Queens To Leathermen: Language, Gender, and Gay Male Subcultures by Rusty Barrett PE3727 .G39 B37 2017 New Arrivals , 2nd floor Rusty Barrett’s work serves as a analysis into the way language and gender is expressed within six … Continue reading

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Researching the Milwaukee-Journal Sentinel.

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel archives are back! The backfiles of this newspaper were digitized over several years as part of a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and the Google Newspaper Archives. They were a popular and free way for … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday — January 16, 2018

Mexicans in Wisconsin by Sergio M. Gonz├íles F395.M5 G64 2017 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Wisconsin Historical Press’s “People of Wisconsin” series have covered extensively many of the European immigrants who moved to Wisconsin. This is the first of the series … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – October 24, 2017

The Vietnam War A film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick DS557.7 .V54 20167 v. 1-2 New DVD Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Ken Burns latest documentary explores the most contemporary topic of the many documentaries he has comprised. A project … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday — June 20, 2017

Geoffrey Stone’s work Sex and the Constitution is a compendium to understand the complex legal history of sex and sexuality within the United States. As the title suggests the book covers everything from the founding father’s thoughts about sexuality and … Continue reading

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