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The Resource Black magic : white Hollywood and African American culture, Krin Gabbard

Black magic : white Hollywood and African American culture, Krin Gabbard

Label
Black magic : white Hollywood and African American culture
Title
Black magic
Title remainder
white Hollywood and African American culture
Statement of responsibility
Krin Gabbard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gabbard, Krin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Jazz in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures and music
  • Motion picture music
Label
Black magic : white Hollywood and African American culture, Krin Gabbard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction : Sarah in Wonderland.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Marlon Brando's jazz acting and the obsolescence of blackface.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 2.
  • Borrowing black masculinity : Dirty Harry finds his gentle side.
  • p. 51
  • Ch. 3.
  • Passing tones : The talented Mr. Ripley and Pleasantville.
  • p. 73
  • Ch. 4.
  • racial displacements of Ransom and Fargo.
  • p. 107
  • Ch. 5.
  • Black angels in America : millenial solutions to the "race problem".
  • p. 143
  • Ch. 6.
  • Evidence : Thelonious Monk's challenge to jazz history.
  • p. 179
  • Ch. 7.
  • Revenge of the nerds : representing the white male collector of black music.
  • p. 199
  • Ch. 8.
  • Robert Altman's jazz history lesson.
  • p. 235
  • Ch. 9.
  • Spike Lee meets Aaron Copeland.
  • p. 251
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 275
  • Notes.
  • p. 279
  • Works cited.
  • p. 293
  • Index.
  • p. 305
Control code
03b22517984
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 324 p.
Isbn
9780813533841
Lccn
2003020083
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Black magic : white Hollywood and African American culture, Krin Gabbard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction : Sarah in Wonderland.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Marlon Brando's jazz acting and the obsolescence of blackface.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 2.
  • Borrowing black masculinity : Dirty Harry finds his gentle side.
  • p. 51
  • Ch. 3.
  • Passing tones : The talented Mr. Ripley and Pleasantville.
  • p. 73
  • Ch. 4.
  • racial displacements of Ransom and Fargo.
  • p. 107
  • Ch. 5.
  • Black angels in America : millenial solutions to the "race problem".
  • p. 143
  • Ch. 6.
  • Evidence : Thelonious Monk's challenge to jazz history.
  • p. 179
  • Ch. 7.
  • Revenge of the nerds : representing the white male collector of black music.
  • p. 199
  • Ch. 8.
  • Robert Altman's jazz history lesson.
  • p. 235
  • Ch. 9.
  • Spike Lee meets Aaron Copeland.
  • p. 251
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 275
  • Notes.
  • p. 279
  • Works cited.
  • p. 293
  • Index.
  • p. 305
Control code
03b22517984
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 324 p.
Isbn
9780813533841
Lccn
2003020083
Other physical details
ill.

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