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Title Contemporary black American cinema : race, gender and sexuality at the movies / edited by Mia Mask.
Publication New York : Routledge, 2012.
Description xi, 276 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Call # 791.43652 C
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Mia Mask -- Paul Robeson and the end of his "movie" career / Charles Musser -- The burden of the beautiful beast: visualization and the black male body / Keith Harris -- Reckless eyeballing: coonskin, film blackness, and the racial grotesque / Michael Gillespie -- The measure of men: legacies of Poitier's A piece of the action / Ian Gregory Strachan -- Bamboozled: in the mirror of abjection / Ed Guerrero -- Between documentary and the avant-garde: exploring the visual poetics of ruins in Christopher Harris's Still/here / Terri Francis -- Who's behind that fat black suit?: Momma, Medea, Rasputia and the politics of cross dressing / Mia Mask -- Disney's improvisation: New Orleans' second line, racial masquerade and the reproduction of whiteness in The princess and the frog / Sarita Gregory -- Shadowboxing: Lee Daniels's non-representational cinema / Alessandra Raengo -- "I'm a militant queen": queering blaxploitation films / Angelique Harris -- Street girls with no future?: black women coming of age in the city / Paula Massood.
Subject African Americans in motion pictures.
African Americans in the motion picture industry.
Race in motion pictures.
Sex role in motion pictures.
Sex in motion pictures.
African Americans in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst00799733
African Americans in the motion picture industry. (OCoLC)fst00799738
Race in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01086507
Sex in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01114479
Sex role in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01114654
Addl. Author Mask, Mia, 1969-
ISBN 9780415523226 (hardback)
0415523222 (hardback)
9781138795099 (paperback)
1138795097 (paperback)

Location CALL # Status Message
 Macon AFR AMER Heritage  791.43652 C    CHECK SHELVES  (AFR AMER HIST)