Carol J. Binkowski

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Janis: Her Life and Music

This poignant and ultimately tragic account of an iconic performer is a must for Joplin fans, but anyone who enjoys a good biography will appreciate this exceptional work.

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Man in the Music: The Creative Life and Work of Michael Jackson

This comprehensive and engaging reference is a significant addition to popular music research. A must for Jackson fans and students of musical and social culture.

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The Awfully Big Adventure: Michael Jackson in the Afterlife

Many will find the author's approach almost as enigmatic as its subject, though serious fans and those interested in deconstructing Michael Jackson's life and death may appreciate it.
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Cheers: A Cultural History

A must for Cheers fans and students of popular culture, this is a thorough and thoughtful look at a groundbreaking television gem
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The Awfully Big Adventure: Michael Jackson in the Afterlife

Many will find the author’s approach almost as enigmatic as its subject, though serious fans and those interested in deconstructing Michael Jackson’s life and death may appreciate it.

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Why Karen Carpenter Matters

For those seeking an intriguing meditation on the complexities of culture and the deep impact and unifying influence of music and its performers.
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Revenge of the She-Punks: A Feminist Music History from Poly Styrene to Pussy Riot

For fans of punk as well as a wider audience of music lovers, feminists, and social historians curious about the genre and its far-reaching influence.
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On Streisand: An Opinionated Guide

A must for Streisand fans seeking a closer look at her enduring career, and a useful addition to performing arts collections.
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Women Who Rock: Bessie to Beyoncé. Girl Groups to Riot Grrrl

This highly informative and visually appealing volume will be welcomed by readers interested in pop music and the women shaping its development. An important addition to performing arts, cultural studies, and feminist collections.

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