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African Americans in film and television

Author: Cookie Lommel
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2003.
Series: American mosaic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Traces the history of African-Americans in film, radio, and television, looking at how the lingering images of minstrel shows and subservience have influenced the types of roles and the amount of money offered to African-American actors and actresses.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cookie Lommel
ISBN: 0791072681 9780791072684 0791074919 9780791074916
OCLC Number: 51059115
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Origins of an image --
Comfort roles --
An actor's anxiety --
Old school concept --
Small screen politics --
A revolution is televised --
A new generation --
A changing vision --
Leading roles --
New icons.
Series Title: American mosaic.
Responsibility: Cookie Lommel.

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Traces the history of African-Americans in film, radio, and television, looking at how the lingering images of minstrel shows and subservience have influenced the types of roles and the amount of money offered to African-American actors and actresses.

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