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Body and soul : jazz and blues in American film, 1927-63

Author: Peter Stanfield
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains how the "dark continent" of blues and jazz provided Hollywood with a resonant resource to construct and negotiate the boundaries of American cultural identity.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Stanfield
ISBN: 0252029941 9780252029943 0252072359 9780252072352
OCLC Number: 937245145
Description: x, 213 s. : illustrations
Contents: An Octoroon in the kindling, a black and white minstrel show --
This extremely dangerous material, Frankie and Johnny go to the movies --
An excursion into the lower depths, W.C. Handy's "St. Louis blues" --
Voices of smoke and tears, torch singers and sin-songs --
Blues for a stripper, burlesque and the post-war urban underworld.
Responsibility: Peter Stanfield.

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