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The Resource Contemporary Black American cinema : race, gender and sexuality at the movies, edited by Mia Mask

Contemporary Black American cinema : race, gender and sexuality at the movies, edited by Mia Mask

Label
Contemporary Black American cinema : race, gender and sexuality at the movies
Title
Contemporary Black American cinema
Title remainder
race, gender and sexuality at the movies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mia Mask
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.N4
LC item number
C59 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mask, Mia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • African Americans in the motion picture industry
  • Race in motion pictures
  • Sex role in motion pictures
  • Sex in motion pictures
Label
Contemporary Black American cinema : race, gender and sexuality at the movies, edited by Mia Mask
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Mia Mask -- Paul Robeson and the end of his "movie" career / Charles Musser -- The burden of the beautiful beast : visualization and the black male body / Keith M. Harris -- Reckless eyeballing : Coonskin, film blackness, and the racial grotesque / Michael B. Gillespie -- The measure of men : legacies of Poitier's A piece of the action / Ian Gregory Strachan -- Bamboozled : in the mirror of abjection / Ed Guerrero -- Between documentary and the avant-garde : exploring the visual poetics of ruins in Christopher Harris's Still/here / Terri Francis -- Who's behind that fat black suit? : Momma, Medea, Rasputia and the politics of cross-dressing / Mia Mask -- Disney's improvisation : New Orleans' second line, racial masquerade and the reproduction of whiteness in The princess and the frog / Sarita McCoy Gregory -- Shadowboxing : Lee Daniels's non-representational cinema / Alessandra Raengo -- "I'm a militant queen" : queering blaxploitation films / Angelique Harris -- Street girls with no future?: black women coming of age in the city / Paula J. Massood
Control code
758394391
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xi], 276 p.
Isbn
9780415523226
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011048596
Other control number
40021084106
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)758394391
Label
Contemporary Black American cinema : race, gender and sexuality at the movies, edited by Mia Mask
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Mia Mask -- Paul Robeson and the end of his "movie" career / Charles Musser -- The burden of the beautiful beast : visualization and the black male body / Keith M. Harris -- Reckless eyeballing : Coonskin, film blackness, and the racial grotesque / Michael B. Gillespie -- The measure of men : legacies of Poitier's A piece of the action / Ian Gregory Strachan -- Bamboozled : in the mirror of abjection / Ed Guerrero -- Between documentary and the avant-garde : exploring the visual poetics of ruins in Christopher Harris's Still/here / Terri Francis -- Who's behind that fat black suit? : Momma, Medea, Rasputia and the politics of cross-dressing / Mia Mask -- Disney's improvisation : New Orleans' second line, racial masquerade and the reproduction of whiteness in The princess and the frog / Sarita McCoy Gregory -- Shadowboxing : Lee Daniels's non-representational cinema / Alessandra Raengo -- "I'm a militant queen" : queering blaxploitation films / Angelique Harris -- Street girls with no future?: black women coming of age in the city / Paula J. Massood
Control code
758394391
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xi], 276 p.
Isbn
9780415523226
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011048596
Other control number
40021084106
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)758394391

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