EPF 2012

Managing Editors

Diana Wuerthner

Thomas Gimbel

Associate Editors

Andrew Bethke

Cristina Elisa Phillippe

Emily Elrod-Cardenas

Elysha Massatt

Editorial Board

Jose Barocio

Dylan Drovdal

Alexa Franz

Sarah Gusman

Austin Hubbell

Amanda L. Machi

Thomas Padilla

Jasymin Marie Soldatos

Sarah Wheelock

Theresa Cooper

Lindsay Ehrisman

Megan A. Garedakis

Michael David Harper

Mackenzie Kelly

Natalie Mallett

Catherine Roth

A.K. Watts

Anthony Stephen Wilson

Layout

Diana Wuerthner

Thomas Gimbel

Faculty Advisor

Eva Sheppard Wolf

Contents

Michael Castellanos, The Film to End All Wars: The Great War in the Postwar Imagination

Michael K. Whicomb, Was Hiram Johnson a True Isolationist During World War I and the League of Nations Debate?

Andrea Holland, The Lost Voices: Children in the Holocaust and the Dangers of the “Anne Frank Myth”

Jennifer Grohol, A Space of their Own in Gold Rush Society: Chinese Acceptance and Chop Suey

Julie Powell, Interpreting Mexico ’68: Reality, Construct, and Time in Flux

A.K. Watts, Hierarchies of the Dead: Remembrance, Wealth, and Purgatorial Relief in England, Italy, and France, 1170 C.E.- 1400 C.E.

Elwood Miller, Samuel Bower and Perfect Nudity: Antebellum Health Reform and the Self

Dylan Zamir Drovdal, Sputnik and the National Defense of Education Act: A case Study of Federal Debate, 1956- 1958

Russell L. Weber, The Death of Bushido: An Analysis of the Evolution of Bushido from its Origins in Heian Japan to its Distortion into a Militaristic Philosophy during World War II

Theresa Vasquez Copper, “The Strangeness and Incongruity”: Alicia Little’s Reflections on the Chinese, Foreigners, and Herself in Intimate China