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The Resource The immigrant scene : ethnic amusements in New York, 1880-1920, Sabine Haenni

The immigrant scene : ethnic amusements in New York, 1880-1920, Sabine Haenni

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The immigrant scene : ethnic amusements in New York, 1880-1920
Title
The immigrant scene
Title remainder
ethnic amusements in New York, 1880-1920
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Sabine Haenni
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Language
eng
Summary
Yiddish melodramas about the tribulations of immigration. German plays about alpine tourism. Italian vaudeville performances. Rubbernecking tours of Chinatown. In the New York City of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, these seemingly disparate leisure activities played similar roles: mediating the vast cultural, demographic, and social changes that were sweeping the nation's largest city. In The Immigrant Scene, Sabine Haenni reveals how theaters in New York created ethnic entertainment that shaped the culture of the United States in the early twentieth century. Considering th
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
The immigrant scene : ethnic amusements in New York, 1880-1920, Sabine Haenni
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The immigrant scene : ethnic amusements in New York, 1880-1920, Sabine Haenni
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctttsqjs
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-307) and index
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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
Mobile metropolis : urban circulation, modern media, moving publics -- A community of consumers : legitimate hybridity, German American theater, and the American public -- The drama of performance : early Italian and Yiddish theatrical cultures -- Filming Chinatown : fake visions, bodily transformations, narrative crises -- Alien intimacies, urban crowds : screening immigrants on Broadway -- Coda : from New York to California
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Isbn
9780816666355
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illustrations, map
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