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The Resource The all-American skin game, or, The decoy of race : the long and the short of it, 1990-1994, Stanley Crouch

The all-American skin game, or, The decoy of race : the long and the short of it, 1990-1994, Stanley Crouch

Label
The all-American skin game, or, The decoy of race : the long and the short of it, 1990-1994
Title
The all-American skin game, or, The decoy of race
Title remainder
the long and the short of it, 1990-1994
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Crouch
Title variation
  • All-American skin game
  • Decoy of race
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this brilliant collection of speeches, essays, and reviews both long and short, the vigorous intellectual combatant Stanley Crouch gives us refreshing iconoclastic views on race and culture in American society from 1990 to 1994
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.896/073/009049
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.C77 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The all-American skin game, or, The decoy of race : the long and the short of it, 1990-1994, Stanley Crouch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • The B & J blues
  • Unity '94 blues, part I
  • Unity '94 blues, part II
  • Black power redux blues
  • Wee wee wee blues
  • Dumb bell blues
  • Another long drink of the blues : the race card in the Simpson case
  • pt. 2.
  • For Ralphus:
  • How long? So long
  • Introduction:
  • The measure of the Oklahoma kid
  • Barbarous on either side : the New York blues of Mr. Sammler's planet
  • An introduction to Gerald Early
  • Beyond American tribalism
  • How did they lift my loot? : Barbara Probst Solomon's transcendent detective story
  • An introduction to Martha Bayles
  • Blues for Jackie
  • pt. 3.
  • The mighty sound and swine and transcendence:
  • Martin's tempo
  • Blues to you, part II
  • Beale street redux : Tom Cat blues & passing for white blues
  • Bigger Jim's Duke
  • On the corner : the sellout of Miles Davis
  • Dizzy Gillespie
  • True blue rebels
  • In this house, on this morning
  • pt. 4.
  • Off the wall : movies
  • Toward a cinematic language of democracy
  • Menace II society
  • pt. 1.
  • Harlem on our minds
  • Eggplant blues : the miscegenated cinema of Quentin Tarantino -- pt. 5.
  • Diminuendo and crescendo : out-chorus on a long, long line:
  • Melting down the iron suits of history
  • From here to the horizon : how it goes :
  • Blues to be constitutional
  • Blues-collar clarity
  • Do the Afrocentric hustle
  • Who are we? Where did we come from? Where are we going?
Control code
32166811
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 267 p.
Isbn
9780679442028
Lccn
95010142
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings and notations by Molly Ivins. With dust jacket.
Label
The all-American skin game, or, The decoy of race : the long and the short of it, 1990-1994, Stanley Crouch
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • The B & J blues
  • Unity '94 blues, part I
  • Unity '94 blues, part II
  • Black power redux blues
  • Wee wee wee blues
  • Dumb bell blues
  • Another long drink of the blues : the race card in the Simpson case
  • pt. 2.
  • For Ralphus:
  • How long? So long
  • Introduction:
  • The measure of the Oklahoma kid
  • Barbarous on either side : the New York blues of Mr. Sammler's planet
  • An introduction to Gerald Early
  • Beyond American tribalism
  • How did they lift my loot? : Barbara Probst Solomon's transcendent detective story
  • An introduction to Martha Bayles
  • Blues for Jackie
  • pt. 3.
  • The mighty sound and swine and transcendence:
  • Martin's tempo
  • Blues to you, part II
  • Beale street redux : Tom Cat blues & passing for white blues
  • Bigger Jim's Duke
  • On the corner : the sellout of Miles Davis
  • Dizzy Gillespie
  • True blue rebels
  • In this house, on this morning
  • pt. 4.
  • Off the wall : movies
  • Toward a cinematic language of democracy
  • Menace II society
  • pt. 1.
  • Harlem on our minds
  • Eggplant blues : the miscegenated cinema of Quentin Tarantino -- pt. 5.
  • Diminuendo and crescendo : out-chorus on a long, long line:
  • Melting down the iron suits of history
  • From here to the horizon : how it goes :
  • Blues to be constitutional
  • Blues-collar clarity
  • Do the Afrocentric hustle
  • Who are we? Where did we come from? Where are we going?
Control code
32166811
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 267 p.
Isbn
9780679442028
Lccn
95010142
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings and notations by Molly Ivins. With dust jacket.

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