Expanding the Black Film Canon : Race and Gender across Six Decades / Lisa Doris Alexander.

By: Alexander, Lisa DorisMaterial type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, 2019Description: 1 online resource (1 volume)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780700628414; 070062841XSubject(s): African Americans in the motion picture industry | Racism in motion pictures | Race relations in motion pictures | African Americans in motion picturesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Expanding the Black Film Canon.DDC classification: 791.4308996073 LOC classification: PN1995.9.N4 | A44 2019Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
I ain't fit to live with no more: Nothing but a man revisited -- "Hey, where are the white women at?" the presentation of racism and resistance in Blazing saddles -- Harlem nights, awkward framing, and complicated gender politics -- Who's the real gangsta: The glass shield and the politics of black communities & police relations -- "If you're going to tell people the truth, make them laugh": Confederate States of America as mockumentary and truth-telling -- Ladies first: Ava Duvernay and black female centered narratives -- Who's the hero of the piece? Hollywood's representation of Jackie Robinson's legacy -- Are we allowed to be children? black teen films, trauma, and the race to adulthood.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

I ain't fit to live with no more: Nothing but a man revisited -- "Hey, where are the white women at?" the presentation of racism and resistance in Blazing saddles -- Harlem nights, awkward framing, and complicated gender politics -- Who's the real gangsta: The glass shield and the politics of black communities & police relations -- "If you're going to tell people the truth, make them laugh": Confederate States of America as mockumentary and truth-telling -- Ladies first: Ava Duvernay and black female centered narratives -- Who's the hero of the piece? Hollywood's representation of Jackie Robinson's legacy -- Are we allowed to be children? black teen films, trauma, and the race to adulthood.

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