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The Resource Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators

Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators

Label
Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era
Title
Oscar Micheaux and his circle
Title remainder
African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era
Statement of responsibility
Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bowser, Pearl
  • Gaines, Jane
  • Musser, Charles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Micheaux, Oscar
  • Micheaux, Oscar
  • Micheaux, Oscar
  • Micheaux, Oscar
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Race films
  • Noirs américains au cinéma
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Race films
  • Amerika
  • Film
  • Schwarze
Label
Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes filmographies, bibliographical references (pages 329-339) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black silence and the politics of representation / Clyde R. Taylor -- The notion of treatment : black aesthetics and film / based on an interview with Peter Hessli and additional contributions from Pearl Bowser, A.J. Jafa -- From shadows n shufflin' to spotlights and cinema: the Lafayette Players, 1915-1932 / Francesca Thompson -- The African-American press and race movies, 1909-1929 / Charlene Regester -- Oscar Micheaux's Within our gates / Michele Wallace -- Within our gates : from race melodrama to opportunity narrative / Jane Gaines -- Oscar Micheaux's The symbol of the unconquered / Pearl Bowser and Louise Spence -- To redream the dreams of white playwrights : reappropriation and resistance in Oscar Micheaux's Body and soul / Charles Musser -- Black patriarch on the prairie : national identity and black manhood in the early novels of Oscar Micheaux / Jayna Brown -- Telling white lies : Oscar Micheaux and Charles W. Chesnutt / Corey Creekmur -- Planes, trains, and automobiles : the Flying Ace, the Norman Company, and the Micheaux connection / Phyllis Klotman -- Colored Players Film Corporation / Charles Musser -- Lost, then found : the wedding scene from The scar of shame (1929) / Pearl Bowser -- Richard D. Maurice and the Maurice Film Company / Pearl Bowser and Charles Musser -- Cinematic foremothers : Zora Neale Hurston and Eloyce King Patrick Gist / Gloria J. Gibson -- Appendix A, The reemergence of Oscar Micheaux : a timeline and bibliographic essay / J. Ronald Green -- Appendix B, an Oscar Micheaux filmography : from the silents through his transition to sound (1919-1931) / compiled by Charles Musser, Corey Creekmur, Pearl Bowser, Charlene Regester, Ron Green, and Louise Spence -- Appendix C, A Colored Players Film Corporation Filmography / compiled by Charles Musser -- Appendix D, Norman Film Manufacturing Company : production and theatrical release dates for all-black-cast films / compiled by Phyllis Klotman
Control code
ocn606529034
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 353 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253021557
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
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/ctt1b7r8gx
  • a5e925a7-289f-46b6-9eae-414447fc4bd1
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606529034
Label
Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes filmographies, bibliographical references (pages 329-339) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black silence and the politics of representation / Clyde R. Taylor -- The notion of treatment : black aesthetics and film / based on an interview with Peter Hessli and additional contributions from Pearl Bowser, A.J. Jafa -- From shadows n shufflin' to spotlights and cinema: the Lafayette Players, 1915-1932 / Francesca Thompson -- The African-American press and race movies, 1909-1929 / Charlene Regester -- Oscar Micheaux's Within our gates / Michele Wallace -- Within our gates : from race melodrama to opportunity narrative / Jane Gaines -- Oscar Micheaux's The symbol of the unconquered / Pearl Bowser and Louise Spence -- To redream the dreams of white playwrights : reappropriation and resistance in Oscar Micheaux's Body and soul / Charles Musser -- Black patriarch on the prairie : national identity and black manhood in the early novels of Oscar Micheaux / Jayna Brown -- Telling white lies : Oscar Micheaux and Charles W. Chesnutt / Corey Creekmur -- Planes, trains, and automobiles : the Flying Ace, the Norman Company, and the Micheaux connection / Phyllis Klotman -- Colored Players Film Corporation / Charles Musser -- Lost, then found : the wedding scene from The scar of shame (1929) / Pearl Bowser -- Richard D. Maurice and the Maurice Film Company / Pearl Bowser and Charles Musser -- Cinematic foremothers : Zora Neale Hurston and Eloyce King Patrick Gist / Gloria J. Gibson -- Appendix A, The reemergence of Oscar Micheaux : a timeline and bibliographic essay / J. Ronald Green -- Appendix B, an Oscar Micheaux filmography : from the silents through his transition to sound (1919-1931) / compiled by Charles Musser, Corey Creekmur, Pearl Bowser, Charlene Regester, Ron Green, and Louise Spence -- Appendix C, A Colored Players Film Corporation Filmography / compiled by Charles Musser -- Appendix D, Norman Film Manufacturing Company : production and theatrical release dates for all-black-cast films / compiled by Phyllis Klotman
Control code
ocn606529034
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 353 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253021557
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
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/ctt1b7r8gx
  • a5e925a7-289f-46b6-9eae-414447fc4bd1
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606529034

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