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The Resource Staging migrations toward an American West : from Ida B. Wells to Rhodessa Jones, Marta Effinger-Crichlow

Staging migrations toward an American West : from Ida B. Wells to Rhodessa Jones, Marta Effinger-Crichlow

Label
Staging migrations toward an American West : from Ida B. Wells to Rhodessa Jones
Title
Staging migrations toward an American West
Title remainder
from Ida B. Wells to Rhodessa Jones
Statement of responsibility
Marta Effinger-Crichlow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Staging Migrations toward an American West examines how black women's theatrical and everyday performances of migration toward the American West expose the complexities of their struggles for sociopolitical emancipation. While migration is often viewed as merely a physical process, Effinger-Crichlow expands the concept to include a series of symbolic internal journeys within confined and unconfined spaces. Four case studies consider how the featured women-activist Ida B. Wells, singer Sissieretta ""Black Patti" Jones, World War II black female defense-industry workers, and performance artist
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Effinger-Crichlow, Marta
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • African American women entertainers
  • Migration, Internal
  • African American women
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • African American women
  • African American women entertainers
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Migration, Internal
  • United States
  • United States, West
Label
Staging migrations toward an American West : from Ida B. Wells to Rhodessa Jones, Marta Effinger-Crichlow
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Tell my people to go West": Ida B. Wells -- "I'd go [wherever] they said 'show' ": Black Patti's Troubadours -- "Wherever the opportunity was goin' to be I'd a been gone": black female migrants in World War II's defense industry -- "I want to go home": Rhodessa Jones's Medea project: theatre for incarcerated women -- Epilogue: Rhodessa Jones's Medea
Control code
ocn891081840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607323129
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt813d34
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891081840
Label
Staging migrations toward an American West : from Ida B. Wells to Rhodessa Jones, Marta Effinger-Crichlow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Tell my people to go West": Ida B. Wells -- "I'd go [wherever] they said 'show' ": Black Patti's Troubadours -- "Wherever the opportunity was goin' to be I'd a been gone": black female migrants in World War II's defense industry -- "I want to go home": Rhodessa Jones's Medea project: theatre for incarcerated women -- Epilogue: Rhodessa Jones's Medea
Control code
ocn891081840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607323129
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt813d34
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891081840

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