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The Resource From Sweetback to Super Fly : race and film audiences in Chicago's loop, Gerald R. Butters, Jr

From Sweetback to Super Fly : race and film audiences in Chicago's loop, Gerald R. Butters, Jr

Label
From Sweetback to Super Fly : race and film audiences in Chicago's loop
Title
From Sweetback to Super Fly
Title remainder
race and film audiences in Chicago's loop
Statement of responsibility
Gerald R. Butters, Jr
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butters, Gerald R.
Dewey number
791.430973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5U74
LC item number
B88 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American theater
  • Motion picture theaters
  • Motion picture audiences
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • African Americans
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Motion picture audiences
  • Motion picture theaters
  • Illinois
Label
From Sweetback to Super Fly : race and film audiences in Chicago's loop, Gerald R. Butters, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-240) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Race, civil rights, and Chicago's Loop, 1945-70 -- Sweetback and the rise of black-themed films, 1970-71 -- Blaxploitation, black-themed films, and film spectatorship, 1971-72 -- Super fly and resistance to Blaxploitation, 1972 -- Karate rape in Harlem, 1973 -- The exorcist and the decline of the Loop as a first-run market, 1973-74 -- The beginning of the end : Loop theaters under attack, 1975 -- Conclusion : demolition and rebirth, 1976- -- Appendix A. Kuumba : principles for creativity and liberation -- Appendix B. Seating capacities for downtown movie theaters, 1972
Control code
880501005
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780826220363
Lccn
2015940588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)880501005
Label
From Sweetback to Super Fly : race and film audiences in Chicago's loop, Gerald R. Butters, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-240) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Race, civil rights, and Chicago's Loop, 1945-70 -- Sweetback and the rise of black-themed films, 1970-71 -- Blaxploitation, black-themed films, and film spectatorship, 1971-72 -- Super fly and resistance to Blaxploitation, 1972 -- Karate rape in Harlem, 1973 -- The exorcist and the decline of the Loop as a first-run market, 1973-74 -- The beginning of the end : Loop theaters under attack, 1975 -- Conclusion : demolition and rebirth, 1976- -- Appendix A. Kuumba : principles for creativity and liberation -- Appendix B. Seating capacities for downtown movie theaters, 1972
Control code
880501005
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780826220363
Lccn
2015940588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)880501005

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