TITLE

EXCAVATING PLACE

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Studies in American Culture;Oct2011, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a panel discussion related to presidential elections in the U.S. The panel discussed whether the candidates from the Republican and Democratic Party striked chord with the common people. Three important writers were invited to prepare remarks on this topic for a panel discussion in Lexington, Virginia, in December 2010.
ACCESSION #
76115590

 

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