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The Resource American racist : the life and films of Thomas Dixon, Anthony Slide

American racist : the life and films of Thomas Dixon, Anthony Slide

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American racist : the life and films of Thomas Dixon
Title
American racist
Title remainder
the life and films of Thomas Dixon
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Slide
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Language
eng
Summary
"Thomas Dixon has a notorious reputation as the writer of the source material for D.W. Griffith's groundbreaking and controversial 1915 feature film The Birth of a Nation . Perhaps unfairly, Dixon has been branded an arch-conservative and a racist obsessed with what he viewed as "the Negro problem." As American Racist makes clear, however, Dixon was a complex, multitalented individual who, as well as writing some of the most popular novels of the early twentieth century, was involved in the production of some eighteen films. Dixon used the motion picture as a propaganda tool for his often out
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
American racist : the life and films of Thomas Dixon, Anthony Slide
Label
American racist : the life and films of Thomas Dixon, Anthony Slide
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jchjp
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Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 209-212
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-232) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The life worth living -- Southern history on the printed page -- Southern history on stage -- Southern history on film -- The fall of a nation -- The foolish virgin and the new woman -- Dixon on socialism -- The red scare -- Miscegenation -- Journeyman filmmaker -- Nation aflame -- The final years -- Raymond Rohauer and Dixon legacy
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813138244
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Media category
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Media MARC source
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Media type code
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illustrations
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Specific material designation
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