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The Resource Street scenes : staging the self in immigrant New York, 1880-1924 /, Esther Romeyn

Street scenes : staging the self in immigrant New York, 1880-1924 /, Esther Romeyn

Label
Street scenes : staging the self in immigrant New York, 1880-1924 /
Title
Street scenes
Title remainder
staging the self in immigrant New York, 1880-1924 /
Statement of responsibility
Esther Romeyn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.8009747/10903
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.9.A1
LC item number
R66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Street scenes : staging the self in immigrant New York, 1880-1924 /, Esther Romeyn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The city as theater : performativity and urban space -- The epistemology of the city -- Detecting, acting, and the hierarchy of the social body -- Crossing the Bowery : female slumming and the theater of urban space -- Eros and Americanization : the rise of David Levinsky, or the etiquette of race and sex -- pt. 2. Stages of identity : performing ethnic subjects -- Juggling identities : the case of an Italian American clown -- My other/my self : impersonation and the rehearsal of otherness -- The truth of racial signs : civilizing the Jewish comic -- Blackface, Jewface, whiteface : racial impersonation revisited
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 273 p.
Isbn
9780816645220
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008014710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn222664850
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn373781375
Label
Street scenes : staging the self in immigrant New York, 1880-1924 /, Esther Romeyn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The city as theater : performativity and urban space -- The epistemology of the city -- Detecting, acting, and the hierarchy of the social body -- Crossing the Bowery : female slumming and the theater of urban space -- Eros and Americanization : the rise of David Levinsky, or the etiquette of race and sex -- pt. 2. Stages of identity : performing ethnic subjects -- Juggling identities : the case of an Italian American clown -- My other/my self : impersonation and the rehearsal of otherness -- The truth of racial signs : civilizing the Jewish comic -- Blackface, Jewface, whiteface : racial impersonation revisited
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 273 p.
Isbn
9780816645220
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008014710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn222664850
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn373781375

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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