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The Resource Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America, Jacqueline Foertsch

Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America, Jacqueline Foertsch

Label
Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America
Title
Reckoning day
Title remainder
race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Foertsch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tells the story of African Americans' response to the atomic threat in the postwar period. Examines the anti-nuclear writing and activism of figures such as W.E.B. Du Bois, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Lorraine Hansberry as well as the placement of black characters in white-authored doomsday fiction and nonfiction"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foertsch, Jacqueline
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Atomic bomb
  • Antinuclear movement
  • African Americans
  • African American political activists
  • African American intellectuals
  • Atomic bomb in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America, Jacqueline Foertsch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Extraordinarily Convenient Neighbors" : Servant-Savior-Savants in White-Authored Post-Nuclear Novels -- "Tomorrow's Children" : Interracial Conflict and Resolution in Atomic-Era Science Fiction and Afro-Futurism -- Sidebar : Covering the Bomb in the African American Press -- Against the "Starless Midnight of Racism and War" : African American Intellectuals and the Anti-Nuclear Agenda -- Last Man Standing : Sex and Survival in the Interracial Apocalyptic -- Conclusion: "Don't Drop It, Stop It, Bebop It" : Some Final Notes on Race, Place, and the Atom Bomb in Postwar America
Control code
EBC3040147
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826519283
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3040147
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3040147
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10757162
  • (CaONFJC)MIL515386
  • (OCoLC)857769856
Label
Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America, Jacqueline Foertsch
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Extraordinarily Convenient Neighbors" : Servant-Savior-Savants in White-Authored Post-Nuclear Novels -- "Tomorrow's Children" : Interracial Conflict and Resolution in Atomic-Era Science Fiction and Afro-Futurism -- Sidebar : Covering the Bomb in the African American Press -- Against the "Starless Midnight of Racism and War" : African American Intellectuals and the Anti-Nuclear Agenda -- Last Man Standing : Sex and Survival in the Interracial Apocalyptic -- Conclusion: "Don't Drop It, Stop It, Bebop It" : Some Final Notes on Race, Place, and the Atom Bomb in Postwar America
Control code
EBC3040147
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826519283
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3040147
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3040147
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10757162
  • (CaONFJC)MIL515386
  • (OCoLC)857769856

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