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The Resource Migrating to the movies : cinema and Black urban modernity, Jacqueline Najuma Stewart

Migrating to the movies : cinema and Black urban modernity, Jacqueline Najuma Stewart

Label
Migrating to the movies : cinema and Black urban modernity
Title
Migrating to the movies
Title remainder
cinema and Black urban modernity
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Najuma Stewart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.43/652996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.N4
LC item number
S74 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Migrating to the movies : cinema and Black urban modernity, Jacqueline Najuma Stewart
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0420/2004016541.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Chicago, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A nigger in the woodpile : Black (in)visibility in film history -- "To misrepresent a helpless race" : the Black image problem -- Mixed colors : riddles of blackness in preclassical cinema -- "Negroes laughing at themselves"? Black spectatorship and the performance of urban modernity -- "Some thing to see up here all the time" : moviegoing and Black urban leisure in Chicago -- Along the "stroll" : Chicago's Black Belt movie theaters -- Reckless rovers versus ambitious Negroes : migration, patriotism, and the politics of genre in early African American filmmaking -- "We were never immigrants" : Oscar Micheaux and the reconstruction of Black American identity
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 343 p.
Isbn
9780520233492
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004016541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373738007
Label
Migrating to the movies : cinema and Black urban modernity, Jacqueline Najuma Stewart
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0420/2004016541.html
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Chicago, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A nigger in the woodpile : Black (in)visibility in film history -- "To misrepresent a helpless race" : the Black image problem -- Mixed colors : riddles of blackness in preclassical cinema -- "Negroes laughing at themselves"? Black spectatorship and the performance of urban modernity -- "Some thing to see up here all the time" : moviegoing and Black urban leisure in Chicago -- Along the "stroll" : Chicago's Black Belt movie theaters -- Reckless rovers versus ambitious Negroes : migration, patriotism, and the politics of genre in early African American filmmaking -- "We were never immigrants" : Oscar Micheaux and the reconstruction of Black American identity
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 343 p.
Isbn
9780520233492
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004016541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373738007

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