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The Resource Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman

Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman

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Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound
Title
Hollywood's African American films
Title remainder
the transition to sound
Statement of responsibility
Ryan Jay Friedman
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1929 and 1930, during the Hollywood studios' conversion to synchronized-sound film production, white-controlled trade magazines and African American newspapers celebrated a "vogue" for "Negro films." "Hollywood's African American Films" argues that the movie business turned to black musical performance to both resolve technological and aesthetic problems introduced by the medium of "talking pictures" and, at the same time, to appeal to the white "Broadway" audience that patronized their most lucrative first-run theaters. Ryan Jay Friedman a
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MHW
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman
Label
Hollywood's African American films : the transition to sound, Ryan Jay Friedman
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5hjfk0
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; c h a p t e r 1; c h a p t e r 2; c h a p t e r 3; c h a p t e r 4; c h a p t e r 5; Conclusion; Notes; Index
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Extent
1 online resource (xi, 247 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283864374
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote

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