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Black arts West [electronic resource] : culture and struggle in postwar Los Angeles / Daniel Widener.

Author/Creator:
Widener, Daniel.
Publication:
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (385 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
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Subjects:
African American arts -- Political aspects -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
African American artists -- Political activity -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
A social and cultural history of African American arts activity in Los Angeles between the Second World War and the 1992 riots.
Contents:
Hollywood scuffle : the Second World War, Los Angeles, and the politics of wartime representation
The Negro as human being? Desegregation and the Black arts imperative
Writing Watts : the rise and fall of cultural liberalism
Notes from the underground : free jazz and Black power in South Los Angeles
Studios in the street : creative community and visual arts
The arms of criticism : the cultural politics of urban insurgency
An intimate enemy : culture and the contradictions of Bradleyism
How to survive in South Central : Black film as class critique.
Notes:
Description based on print version record
Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-352) and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 28. Okt 2020)
ISBN:
1-283-06553-3
9786613065537
0-8223-9262-3
OCLC:
743490579
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822392620 doi