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The Resource Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators

Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators

Label
Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era
Title
Oscar Micheaux and his circle
Title remainder
African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era
Statement of responsibility
Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators
Title variation
African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.M494
LC item number
O83 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bowser, Pearl
  • Gaines, Jane
  • Musser, Charles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Micheaux, Oscar
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Race films
  • Micheaux, Oscar
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Race films
Label
Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Chiefly papers presented at a conference held Jan. 1995, Yale University
  • Reprint. Originally published by Indiana University Press, 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black silence and the politics of representation / Clyde R. Taylor -- The notion of treatment : black aesthetics and film / based on an interview with Peter Hessli and additional contributions from Pearl Bowser, A.J. Jafa -- From shadows n shufflin' to spotlights and cinema: the Lafayette Players, 1915-1932 / Francesca Thompson -- The African-American press and race movies, 1909-1929 / Charlene Regester -- Oscar Micheaux's Within our gates / Michele Wallace -- Within our gates : from race melodrama to opportunity narrative / Jane Gaines -- Oscar Micheaux's The symbol of the unconquered / Pearl Bowser and Louise Spence -- To redream the dreams of white playwrights : reappropriation and resistance in Oscar Micheaux's Body and soul / Charles Musser -- Black patriarch on the prairie : national identity and black manhood in the early novels of Oscar Micheaux / Jayna Brown -- Telling white lies : Oscar Micheaux and Charles W. Chesnutt / Corey Creekmur -- Planes, trains, and automobiles : the Flying Ace, the Norman Company, and the Micheaux connection / Phyllis Klotman -- Colored Players Film Corporation / Charles Musser -- Lost, then found : the wedding scene from The scar of shame (1929) / Pearl Bowser -- Richard D. Maurice and the Maurice Film Company / Pearl Bowser and Charles Musser -- Cinematic foremothers : Zora Neale Hurston and Eloyce King Patrick Gist / Gloria J. Gibson -- Appendix A, The reemergence of Oscar Micheaux : a timeline and bibliographic essay / J. Ronald Green -- Appendix B, an Oscar Micheaux filmography : from the silents through his transition to sound (1919-1931) / compiled by Charles Musser, Corey Creekmur, Pearl Bowser, Charlene Regester, Ron Green, and Louise Spence -- Appendix C, A Colored Players Film Corporation Filmography / compiled by Charles Musser -- Appendix D, Norman Film Manufacturing Company : production and theatrical release dates for all-black-cast films / compiled by Phyllis Klotman
Control code
921235942
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xxx, 353 pages
Isbn
9780253021359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)921235942
Label
Oscar Micheaux and his circle : African-American filmmaking and race cinema of the silent era, Pearl Bowser, Jane Gaines, and Charles Musser, editors and curators
Publication
Note
  • Chiefly papers presented at a conference held Jan. 1995, Yale University
  • Reprint. Originally published by Indiana University Press, 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Black silence and the politics of representation / Clyde R. Taylor -- The notion of treatment : black aesthetics and film / based on an interview with Peter Hessli and additional contributions from Pearl Bowser, A.J. Jafa -- From shadows n shufflin' to spotlights and cinema: the Lafayette Players, 1915-1932 / Francesca Thompson -- The African-American press and race movies, 1909-1929 / Charlene Regester -- Oscar Micheaux's Within our gates / Michele Wallace -- Within our gates : from race melodrama to opportunity narrative / Jane Gaines -- Oscar Micheaux's The symbol of the unconquered / Pearl Bowser and Louise Spence -- To redream the dreams of white playwrights : reappropriation and resistance in Oscar Micheaux's Body and soul / Charles Musser -- Black patriarch on the prairie : national identity and black manhood in the early novels of Oscar Micheaux / Jayna Brown -- Telling white lies : Oscar Micheaux and Charles W. Chesnutt / Corey Creekmur -- Planes, trains, and automobiles : the Flying Ace, the Norman Company, and the Micheaux connection / Phyllis Klotman -- Colored Players Film Corporation / Charles Musser -- Lost, then found : the wedding scene from The scar of shame (1929) / Pearl Bowser -- Richard D. Maurice and the Maurice Film Company / Pearl Bowser and Charles Musser -- Cinematic foremothers : Zora Neale Hurston and Eloyce King Patrick Gist / Gloria J. Gibson -- Appendix A, The reemergence of Oscar Micheaux : a timeline and bibliographic essay / J. Ronald Green -- Appendix B, an Oscar Micheaux filmography : from the silents through his transition to sound (1919-1931) / compiled by Charles Musser, Corey Creekmur, Pearl Bowser, Charlene Regester, Ron Green, and Louise Spence -- Appendix C, A Colored Players Film Corporation Filmography / compiled by Charles Musser -- Appendix D, Norman Film Manufacturing Company : production and theatrical release dates for all-black-cast films / compiled by Phyllis Klotman
Control code
921235942
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xxx, 353 pages
Isbn
9780253021359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)921235942

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