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Deadly woman blues : black women and Australian music

Author: Clinton Walker
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. NewSouth, 2018. ©2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Part art book, part comic book, part biography and fully deadly, it is a unique graphic history of the black women who made Australian music. Traditional Indigenous music, spirituals, vaudeville, post-war jazz, country, gospel, soul, R&B and hip-hop have been made and re-made by these legendary women, some household names, some forgotten, some totally unknown until now.In this album of portraits, the long-awaited  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Music
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clinton Walker
ISBN: 9781742235660 1742235662
OCLC Number: 1002800140
Notes: Includes discography.
Description: 247 pages, illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Clinton Walker.

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Stunning, original and brimming with life, this book is the first of its kind. Part art book, part comic book, part biography and fully deadly, it is a unique graphic history of the black women who  Read more...

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