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In a review for The Society for U.S. Intellectual History's blog, Alex Lubin calls Paradoxes of Nostalgia a "brilliant and relevant study" that offers "incisive analysis of how Cold War nostalgia rests on quotidian attacks on reality and truth itself." Lubin, a scholar of African American history and culture, is the president elect of the American Studies Association. Professor Von Eschen chairs the American Studies department at UVA. 

Read the full review here.