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Contested Images [electronic resource] : Women of Color in Popular Culture

By: Garcia, Alma M.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Lanham : AltaMira Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (359 p.).ISBN: 9780759119635.Subject(s): Minorities in mass media | Minority women -- United States | Women in mass media | Women in popular culture -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Contested Images : Women of Color in Popular CultureDDC classification: 305.488 Online resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
Contents; Acknowledgments; Credits; Introduction; Part I: Film Images; 1 Ideological Racism and Cultural Resistance; 2 Black Women's Films; 3 Ghosts and Vanishing Indian Women; 4 Lost in the Cinematic Landscape; 5 Chasing Fae; Part II: Beauty Images; 6 Hey Girl, Am I More than My Hair?; 7 Barbie's Hair; 8 The Pocahontas Perplex; 9 Yearning for Lightness; Part III: Music; 10 Bad Sistas; 11 Jennifer as Selena; 12 Passed into the Present; 13 Cibo Matto's Stereotype A; Part IV: Television; 14 "Made to Be the Maid"?; 15 The Burden of History; 16 The Eurasian Female Hero(ine)
17 The Maddening Business of ShowAbout the Editor
Summary: Contested Images offers a collection of 17 essays that analyze the representations in popular culture of African American, Asian American, Latina, and Native American women.No other anthology offers this wide spectrum of ethnicities.
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Contents; Acknowledgments; Credits; Introduction; Part I: Film Images; 1 Ideological Racism and Cultural Resistance; 2 Black Women's Films; 3 Ghosts and Vanishing Indian Women; 4 Lost in the Cinematic Landscape; 5 Chasing Fae; Part II: Beauty Images; 6 Hey Girl, Am I More than My Hair?; 7 Barbie's Hair; 8 The Pocahontas Perplex; 9 Yearning for Lightness; Part III: Music; 10 Bad Sistas; 11 Jennifer as Selena; 12 Passed into the Present; 13 Cibo Matto's Stereotype A; Part IV: Television; 14 "Made to Be the Maid"?; 15 The Burden of History; 16 The Eurasian Female Hero(ine)

17 The Maddening Business of ShowAbout the Editor

Contested Images offers a collection of 17 essays that analyze the representations in popular culture of African American, Asian American, Latina, and Native American women.No other anthology offers this wide spectrum of ethnicities.

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