American Culture in the 1980s

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A&E Networks, 112
Abba, 133
Abbott, Jack, 38
ABC, 110, 114, 115
AC/DC, 133
Accidental Empires (Cringeley), 28
Acker, Kathy, 38
Adam & the Ants, 164
Adams, Ansel, 78
Adelphi University, 144
‘Addicted to Love’ (Robert Palmer), 163
Adobe, 28
Adorno, Theodor, 79
Adult Industry Medical Health Care Foundation, 96
‘Adventures of Grandmaster Flash on the Wheels of Steel’ (Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five), 141
Aerosmith, 136, 142
Afrika Bambaataa, 141
After Walker Evans (Levine), 83
Aguilera, Christina, 130
AIDS, 6, 16, 20–5, 131, 146
AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power, 23
‘AIDS Timeline’, 77
Air Jordan, 176
Airplane (Abrahams, Zucker and Zucker), 99
Alba Madonna (Raphael), 63
Ali, Muhammad, 68, 110
Alien (Scott), 98
Aliens (Cameron), 100
‘Altar of Sacrifice’ (Slayer), 136
Althusser, Louis, 80
Altman, Dennis, 21–2
Altman, Dennis, 86
Amadeus (Forman), 97
America (Baudrillard), 166
American Family Association, 87
American Foundation for AIDS Research, 24
American Life League, 15
American Psycho (Ellis), 149, 158
American Werewolf in London, An (Landis), 127
Americans, The (Frank), 78
Amis, Martin, 161, 162
Amtrak, 20
Anatomy Lesson, The (Roth), 38
Ancient Evenings (Mailer), 38
Anderson, Benedict, 154
Andrews, Bruce, 62
Ang, Ien, 156
‘Angel’ (Madonna), 131
‘Angel of Death’ (Slayer), 136
Animals, The, 162
Annesley, James, 44–5
Annual Predator’s Ball, 11
Anthrax, 135
Anzaldúa, Gloria, 38, 59–60, 176
AOL, 28
Apple Computers, 27, 28
Apple I Computer, 27
Arbus, Dianne, 79
Armies of the Night (Mailer), 38
Arquette, Rosanna, 131
As I Lay Dying (Faulkner), 75
Aspen, 90


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