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The Resource The captive stage : performance and the proslavery imagination of the antebellum North, Douglas A. Jones, Jr

The captive stage : performance and the proslavery imagination of the antebellum North, Douglas A. Jones, Jr

Label
The captive stage : performance and the proslavery imagination of the antebellum North
Title
The captive stage
Title remainder
performance and the proslavery imagination of the antebellum North
Statement of responsibility
Douglas A. Jones, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Douglas A
Dewey number
812/.3093552
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2270.A35
LC item number
J55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Theater: theory/text/performance
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in the performing arts
  • Northeastern States
  • Race discrimination
  • Whites
  • Blackface entertainers
  • Racism in popular culture
  • Slavery
Label
The captive stage : performance and the proslavery imagination of the antebellum North, Douglas A. Jones, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: the "common sense" of slavery in the free Antebellum North -- Setting the stage of black freedom: parades and "presence" in the New Nation -- Black politics but not black people: early minstrelsy, "white slavery", and the wedge of "blackness" -- Washington and the slave: black deformations, proslavery domesticity, and re-staging the birth of the nation -- The theatocracy of antebellum social reform: "monkeyism" and the mode of romantic racialism -- Melodrama and the performance of slave testimony; or, William Wells Brown's Inability to Escape -- Epilogue: no exit, but a new stage
Control code
878117279
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780472072262
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)878117279
Label
The captive stage : performance and the proslavery imagination of the antebellum North, Douglas A. Jones, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: the "common sense" of slavery in the free Antebellum North -- Setting the stage of black freedom: parades and "presence" in the New Nation -- Black politics but not black people: early minstrelsy, "white slavery", and the wedge of "blackness" -- Washington and the slave: black deformations, proslavery domesticity, and re-staging the birth of the nation -- The theatocracy of antebellum social reform: "monkeyism" and the mode of romantic racialism -- Melodrama and the performance of slave testimony; or, William Wells Brown's Inability to Escape -- Epilogue: no exit, but a new stage
Control code
878117279
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780472072262
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)878117279

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