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The Resource Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker, (electronic book)

Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker, (electronic book)

Label
Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen
Title
Dance floor democracy
Title remainder
the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen
Statement of responsibility
Sherrie Tucker
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tucker, Sherrie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D744.7.U6
LC item number
T83 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Memory
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Dance
  • Hollywood Canteen.
Label
Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: dance floor democracy? -- Introduction: writing on a crowded dance floor -- On location: situating the Hollywood Canteen (and swing culture as national memory) in wartime Los Angeles -- Wrestling Hollywood to the map -- Cruising the Cahuenga Pass(t) -- Operating from the curbstone -- Patriotic jitterbugs: tracing the footsteps of the soldier-hostess dyad -- Dyad democracy -- Injured parties -- Torquing back -- Women in uniforms, men in aprons: dancing outside the soldier-hostess dyad -- The dyad from without -- The view from the mezzanine -- Men serving men -- Swing between the nation and the state -- (Un)American patrol: following the state on the dance floor of the nation -- The making(s) of national memory: Hollywood Canteen (the movie)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 384 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780822357575
Other physical details
ill., maps
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Dance floor democracy : the social geography of memory at the Hollywood Canteen, Sherrie Tucker, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: dance floor democracy? -- Introduction: writing on a crowded dance floor -- On location: situating the Hollywood Canteen (and swing culture as national memory) in wartime Los Angeles -- Wrestling Hollywood to the map -- Cruising the Cahuenga Pass(t) -- Operating from the curbstone -- Patriotic jitterbugs: tracing the footsteps of the soldier-hostess dyad -- Dyad democracy -- Injured parties -- Torquing back -- Women in uniforms, men in aprons: dancing outside the soldier-hostess dyad -- The dyad from without -- The view from the mezzanine -- Men serving men -- Swing between the nation and the state -- (Un)American patrol: following the state on the dance floor of the nation -- The making(s) of national memory: Hollywood Canteen (the movie)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 384 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780822357575
Other physical details
ill., maps
Specific material designation
remote

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