Ammon Hennacy

“Christian Anarchist shows how the many disparate elements from Hennacy’s family and cultural background–from Quakerism to the Baptist tradition to socialism,…

Dashiell Hammett

“Like one of Hammett’s novels, William Marling’s study of the author is brief, incisive, and packed with acute observations. Marling…

Raymond Chandler

“William Marling is the first critic to center his study of Raymond Chandler’s work on style, tracing the relation between…

The American Roman Noir

“At the center of Marling’ s approach is the concept of ‘prodigality’: how narrative represents having, and having had, too…

Ammon Hennacy

“Christian Anarchist shows how the many disparate elements from Hennacy’s family and cultural background–from Quakerism to the Baptist tradition to socialism,…

How “American” is Globalization?

William Marling’s provocative work analyzes—in specific terms—the impacts of American technology and culture on foreign societies. Marling answers his own…