Under a bad sign : criminal self-representation in African American popular culture (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Under a bad sign : criminal self-representation in African American popular culture

Author: Jonathan Munby
Publisher: Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book
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What accounts for the persistence of the figure of the black criminal in popular culture created by African Americans? This title explores the rationale behind this tradition of criminal  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Munby
ISBN: 0226550354 0226550362 9780226550350 9780226550367
OCLC Number: 750686161
Description: IX, 216 Seiten
Responsibility: Jonathan Munby.

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"Munby is an engaging writer, a scholar with extraordinary mastery of a vast array of black expressive texts, and an original thinker about the relationships linking artistic works and their social Read more...

 
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