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Burnt cork : traditions and legacies of blackface minstrelsy / edited by Stephen Johnson.

Publication:
Amherst, [Massachusetts] ; Boston, [Massachusetts] : University of Massachusetts Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (282 p.)
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Subjects:
Minstrel shows -- United States -- History.
Blackface entertainers -- United States.
Minstrel shows -- Social aspects -- United States.
United States -- Race relations -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction: the persistence of blackface and the minstrel tradition / Stephen Johnson
Turning around Jim Crow / W. T. Lhamon Jr.
Of soundscapes and blackface: from fools to Foster / Dale Cockrell
Death and the minstrel: race, madness, and art in the last (w)rites of three early blackface performers / Stephen Johnson
The uncanny history of minstrels and machines, 1835/1923 / Louis Chude-Sokei
Surprised by blackface: D.W. Griffith and one exciting night / Linda Williams
"Gentlemen, please be seated": racial masquerade and sadomasochism in 1930's animation / Nicholas Sammond
From New Deal to no deal: blackface minstrelsy, Bamboozled, and reality television / Alice Maurice
American ghetto parties and Ghanaian concert parties: a transnational perspective on blackface / Catherine M. Cole.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Johnson, Stephen, editor.
ISBN:
1-61376-210-0
OCLC:
823777932