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The Resource Black city cinema : African American urban experiences in film, Paula J. Massood

Black city cinema : African American urban experiences in film, Paula J. Massood

Label
Black city cinema : African American urban experiences in film
Title
Black city cinema
Title remainder
African American urban experiences in film
Statement of responsibility
Paula J. Massood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Black City Cinema, Paula Massood shows how popular films reflected the massive social changes that resulted from the Great Migration of African Americans from the rural South to cities in the North, West, and Mid-West during the first three decades of the twentieth century. By the onset of the Depression, the Black population had become primarily urban, transforming individual lives as well as urban experience and culture. Massood probes into the relationship of place and time, showing how urban settings became an intrinsic element of African American film as Black people became more firmly
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Massood, Paula J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Culture and the moving image
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • City and town life in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Noirs américains au cinéma
  • Vie urbaine au cinéma
  • Cinéma
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • ART
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • City and town life in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • United States
  • Negers
  • Films
  • Stadscultuur
  • Stadt
  • Film
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Black city cinema : African American urban experiences in film, Paula J. Massood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-255) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Antebellum idyll and Hollywood's black-cast musicals -- Harlem is heaven: city motifs in race films from the early sound era -- Cotton in the city: the black ghetto, blaxploitation, and beyond -- Welcome to crooklyn: Spike Lee and the rearticulation of the Black urbanscape -- Out of the ghetto, into the hood: changes in the construction of Black city cinema -- Taking the a-train, the city, the train, and migration in Spike Lee's clockers
Control code
ocn719383438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439905654
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1441zn7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)719383438
Label
Black city cinema : African American urban experiences in film, Paula J. Massood
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-255) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Antebellum idyll and Hollywood's black-cast musicals -- Harlem is heaven: city motifs in race films from the early sound era -- Cotton in the city: the black ghetto, blaxploitation, and beyond -- Welcome to crooklyn: Spike Lee and the rearticulation of the Black urbanscape -- Out of the ghetto, into the hood: changes in the construction of Black city cinema -- Taking the a-train, the city, the train, and migration in Spike Lee's clockers
Control code
ocn719383438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439905654
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1441zn7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)719383438

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