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The Resource Movies in the age of Obama : the era of post racial and neo-racist cinema, edited by David Garrett Izzo

Movies in the age of Obama : the era of post racial and neo-racist cinema, edited by David Garrett Izzo

Label
Movies in the age of Obama : the era of post racial and neo-racist cinema
Title
Movies in the age of Obama
Title remainder
the era of post racial and neo-racist cinema
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Garrett Izzo
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.N4
LC item number
M68 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Izzo, David Garrett
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Race in motion pictures
  • Racism in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Race in motion pictures
  • Racism in motion pictures
  • United States
Label
Movies in the age of Obama : the era of post racial and neo-racist cinema, edited by David Garrett Izzo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / David Garrett Izzo -- Resonance from the past: experience is learned backwards, but must be lived forwards. "I really need a maid!": white womanhood in The help / Kwakiutl L. Dreher -- Gwendolyn Brooks's Bronzeville and Tate Taylor's Jackson:á -- Art hurts: art urges voyages and it is easier to stay at home / Blake Hobby -- If Django and Lincoln could talk: James Baldwin goes to the movies / Robert McParland -- The exceptional n*gger: redefining African-American identity in Django unchained / Rodney Marcel Fierce -- Blaxploitation film: from Black dynamite to Django unchained / Brian E Butler -- Between The butler and Black dynamite: servility, militancy, and the meaning of blaxploitation / Andrew Grossman -- Rednecks, racism & religion; the white, the black & the mist: King & Darabont's precarious prophecy of Obama's coming / Victoria McCollum -- The present is an eternal now connecting past and future. "I am Trayvon Martin": Obama and the black male in cinema / Mohanalakshmi Rajakumar and Alisha Saiyed -- South Africa as a metaphor for US racial dreams and fears in Invictus / Sohinee Roy -- "Mama, I think I broke something": thinking about the environment in Benh Zeitlin's Beasts of the Southern wild / Irina Negrea -- It's not a wonderful life: the financial crisis on film, and the limits of Hollywood liberalism / Peter C. Grosvenor -- Reimagining Gatsby as black or white in Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of The great Gatsby / Cammie Sublette -- The present imagines the future. The hunger games, race, and social class / Sonya Brown -- Rise of The planet of the people: resistance and revolution / Doug Morris -- The 2013 Academy Award for best picture: 12 years a slave. "Under the floorboards of this nation": trauma representation, and the stain of history in 12 years a slave / Ed Cameron and Linda Belau -- 162 years after 12 years a slave: a viewing through double-consciousness / Salvador Murgia -- "Revoking the privilege of forgetting": white supremacy Interrogated in 12 years a slave / David M. Jones -- No, you can't: passive protagonists in The blind side, Django unchained, and 12 years a slave / Thomas Garrett
Control code
881208635
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 301 pages
Isbn
9781442241299
Lccn
2014019499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881208635
Label
Movies in the age of Obama : the era of post racial and neo-racist cinema, edited by David Garrett Izzo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / David Garrett Izzo -- Resonance from the past: experience is learned backwards, but must be lived forwards. "I really need a maid!": white womanhood in The help / Kwakiutl L. Dreher -- Gwendolyn Brooks's Bronzeville and Tate Taylor's Jackson:á -- Art hurts: art urges voyages and it is easier to stay at home / Blake Hobby -- If Django and Lincoln could talk: James Baldwin goes to the movies / Robert McParland -- The exceptional n*gger: redefining African-American identity in Django unchained / Rodney Marcel Fierce -- Blaxploitation film: from Black dynamite to Django unchained / Brian E Butler -- Between The butler and Black dynamite: servility, militancy, and the meaning of blaxploitation / Andrew Grossman -- Rednecks, racism & religion; the white, the black & the mist: King & Darabont's precarious prophecy of Obama's coming / Victoria McCollum -- The present is an eternal now connecting past and future. "I am Trayvon Martin": Obama and the black male in cinema / Mohanalakshmi Rajakumar and Alisha Saiyed -- South Africa as a metaphor for US racial dreams and fears in Invictus / Sohinee Roy -- "Mama, I think I broke something": thinking about the environment in Benh Zeitlin's Beasts of the Southern wild / Irina Negrea -- It's not a wonderful life: the financial crisis on film, and the limits of Hollywood liberalism / Peter C. Grosvenor -- Reimagining Gatsby as black or white in Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of The great Gatsby / Cammie Sublette -- The present imagines the future. The hunger games, race, and social class / Sonya Brown -- Rise of The planet of the people: resistance and revolution / Doug Morris -- The 2013 Academy Award for best picture: 12 years a slave. "Under the floorboards of this nation": trauma representation, and the stain of history in 12 years a slave / Ed Cameron and Linda Belau -- 162 years after 12 years a slave: a viewing through double-consciousness / Salvador Murgia -- "Revoking the privilege of forgetting": white supremacy Interrogated in 12 years a slave / David M. Jones -- No, you can't: passive protagonists in The blind side, Django unchained, and 12 years a slave / Thomas Garrett
Control code
881208635
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 301 pages
Isbn
9781442241299
Lccn
2014019499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881208635

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