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The Resource Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman

Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman

Label
Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound
Title
Hollywood's African American films
Title remainder
the transition to sound
Statement of responsibility
Ryan Jay Friedman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1929 and 1930, during the Hollywood studios' conversion to synchronized-sound film production, white-controlled trade magazines and African American newspapers celebrated a "vogue" for "Negro films." "Hollywood's African American Films" argues that the movie business turned to black musical performance to both resolve technological and aesthetic problems introduced by the medium of "talking pictures" and, at the same time, to appeal to the white "Broadway" audience that patronized their most lucrative first-run theaters. Ryan Jay Friedman a
Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Friedman, Ryan Jay
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • African Americans in the motion picture industry
  • Race in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • African Americans in the motion picture industry
  • Motion pictures
  • Race in motion pictures
  • United States
Label
Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; c h a p t e r 1; c h a p t e r 2; c h a p t e r 3; c h a p t e r 4; c h a p t e r 5; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn775872924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 247 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813550800
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/ctt4jw4h5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775872924
Label
Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; c h a p t e r 1; c h a p t e r 2; c h a p t e r 3; c h a p t e r 4; c h a p t e r 5; Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn775872924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 247 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813550800
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/ctt4jw4h5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775872924

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