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Slow fade to black : the Negro in American film, 1900-1942

Author: Thomas Cripps
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©1993.
Series: Oxford paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Slow Fade to Black is a history of US African-American accomplishment in film from the earliest movies through World War II. It explores the growth of discrimination as filmmakers became more and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Cripps
ISBN: 0195021304 9780195021301
OCLC Number: 27266230
Description: xi, 447 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The unformed image: the Afro-American in early American movies --
The year of The birth of a nation --
Two early strides toward a black cinema --
Black and white Hollywood --
The silent Hollywood negro --
Uncle Tom was a "bad nigger" --
The black underground --
Two cheers for the "Indies" --
"Better than white voices" --
Black music, white movies --
The Hollywood negro faces the great depression --
Meanwhile far away from the movie colony --
The politics of art.
Series Title: Oxford paperbacks.
Responsibility: Thomas Cripps.
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