"Baad bitches" and sassy supermamas : Black power action films / Stephane Dunn.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooksNew Black studies series: Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2008Description: 1 online resource (xv, 166 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780252091049; 0252091043Other title: "Baad bitches" & sassy supermamas [Cover title]Subject(s): Blaxploitation films -- United States -- History and criticism | Action and adventure films -- United States -- History and criticism | African American women heroes in motion picturesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: "Baad bitches" and sassy supermamas.DDC classification: 791.43/652996073 LOC classification: PN1995.9.N4 | D86 2008Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-156) and index.
Introduction. Race, gender, and Black action fantasy -- The pleasure of looking : black female spectatorship and the supermama heroine -- Black power and the new baad cinema -- What's sex and women got to do with it? : sexual politics and revolution in Sweetback and The spook -- Race, gender, and sexual power in Cleopatra Jones -- Sexing the supermama : racial and gender power in Coffy and Foxy Brown -- Afterword. Superbaad for the twenty-first-century screen.
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