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With a crooked stick : the films of Oscar Micheaux

Author: J Ronald Green
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive guide to the surviving films of a remarkable African American filmmaker

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Genre/Form: Race films
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Biographie (Descripteur de forme)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Green, J. Ronald, 1944-
With a crooked stick.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)606065854
Online version:
Green, J. Ronald, 1944-
With a crooked stick.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)607140953
Named Person: Oscar Micheaux; Oscar Micheaux; Oscar Micheaux; Oscar Micheaux; Oscar Micheaux
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Ronald Green
ISBN: 0253343828 9780253343826 0253217156 9780253217158
OCLC Number: 52720993
Notes: Filmography: p. [283]-284.
Description: 314 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Biographical backstory --
Within our gates --
Symbol of the unconquered --
Body and soul --
The sound era: signifying with music --
The exile --
The darktown revue --
Veiled aristocrats --
Ten minutes to live --
The girl from Chicago --
Murder in Harlem --
Underworld --
God's step children --
Birthright --
Swing! --
Lying lips --
The notorious Elinor Lee.
Responsibility: J. Ronald Green.
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[T]his exhaustively researched and detailed analysis is an excellent complement to 'Straight Lick' and should serve also as a compliment to J. Ronald Green's engagement with Micheaux's work. The Read more...

 
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