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The Resource Love and theft : blackface minstrelsy and the American working class, Eric Lott

Love and theft : blackface minstrelsy and the American working class, Eric Lott

Label
Love and theft : blackface minstrelsy and the American working class
Title
Love and theft
Title remainder
blackface minstrelsy and the American working class
Statement of responsibility
Eric Lott
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791/.12/097309034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1711
LC item number
.L67 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Race and American culture
Label
Love and theft : blackface minstrelsy and the American working class, Eric Lott
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0636/92041071-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-303) and index
Contents
Blackface and blackness : the minstrel show in American culture -- Love and theft : "racial" production and the social unconscious of blackface -- White kids and no kids at all : working-class culture and languages of race -- The blackening of America : popular culture and national cultures -- "The seeming counterfeit" : early blackface acts, the body, and social contradiction -- "Genuine Negro fun" : racial pleasure and class formation in the 1840s -- California gold and European revolution : Stephen Foster and the American 1848 -- Uncle Tomitudes : racial melodrama and modes of production
Control code
27069069
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
314 p.
Isbn
9780195078329
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
92041071
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of John Morthland Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-110). From the library of John Morthland. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)27069069
Label
Love and theft : blackface minstrelsy and the American working class, Eric Lott
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0636/92041071-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-303) and index
Contents
Blackface and blackness : the minstrel show in American culture -- Love and theft : "racial" production and the social unconscious of blackface -- White kids and no kids at all : working-class culture and languages of race -- The blackening of America : popular culture and national cultures -- "The seeming counterfeit" : early blackface acts, the body, and social contradiction -- "Genuine Negro fun" : racial pleasure and class formation in the 1840s -- California gold and European revolution : Stephen Foster and the American 1848 -- Uncle Tomitudes : racial melodrama and modes of production
Control code
27069069
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
314 p.
Isbn
9780195078329
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
92041071
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of John Morthland Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-110). From the library of John Morthland. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)27069069

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