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African Americans in the performing arts

Author: Steven Otfinoski
Publisher: New York, NY : Facts on File, Inc., ©2003.
Series: A to Z of African Americans.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes profiles of African-American performing artists. Provides brief biographies, subject indexes, further reading suggestions and general index. Part of a 10-volume set--each volume devoted to the contributions of African Americans in a particular cultural field. This text contains profiles of some 190 performing artists from choreographer Alvin Ailey to hip hop producer Dr. Dre (nee Andre Young). Each entry  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Otfinoski
ISBN: 081604807X 9780816048076
OCLC Number: 49558659
Description: xi, 276 p. : ports. ; 24 cm.
Contents: List of entries --
Introduction --
A to Z entries --
Bibliography and recommended sources --
Entries by area of activity --
Entries by year of birth.
Series Title: A to Z of African Americans.
Responsibility: Steven Otfinoski.
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From Sidney Poitier and Billie Holiday to Halle Berry and Tupac Shakur, this work profiles African Americans, from the early years to the present day, who have built successful careers in the  Read more...

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