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The Resource Imagining Caribbean womanhood : race, nation and beauty contests, 1929-70, Rochelle Rowe

Imagining Caribbean womanhood : race, nation and beauty contests, 1929-70, Rochelle Rowe

Label
Imagining Caribbean womanhood : race, nation and beauty contests, 1929-70
Title
Imagining Caribbean womanhood
Title remainder
race, nation and beauty contests, 1929-70
Statement of responsibility
Rochelle Rowe
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowe, Rochelle
Dewey number
791.6609729
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1220.C27
LC item number
R69 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gender in history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty contests
  • Beauty contests
  • Race awareness
  • Ethnic attitudes
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Ethnic attitudes
  • Race awareness
  • West Indies
  • Performing Arts
  • HISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia
Label
Imagining Caribbean womanhood : race, nation and beauty contests, 1929-70, Rochelle Rowe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Caribbean beauty competitions in context -- The early 'Miss Jamaica' competition: cultural revolution and feminist voices, 1929-50 -- Cleaning up Carnival: race, culture and power in the Trinidad 'Carnival Queen' beauty competition, 1946-59 -- Parading the cr̀eme del la cr̀eme': constructing the contest in Barbados, 1958-66 -- Fashioning 'Ebony Cinderellas' and brown icons: Jamaican beauty competitions and the myth of racial democracy, 1955-64 -- 'Colonisation in reverse': Claudia Jones, the West Indian Gazette and the 'Carnival Queen' beauty contest in London, 1959-64 -- Afterword: a Grenadian 'Miss World', 1970
Control code
971039345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526111272
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvn979gw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)971039345
Label
Imagining Caribbean womanhood : race, nation and beauty contests, 1929-70, Rochelle Rowe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-196) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Caribbean beauty competitions in context -- The early 'Miss Jamaica' competition: cultural revolution and feminist voices, 1929-50 -- Cleaning up Carnival: race, culture and power in the Trinidad 'Carnival Queen' beauty competition, 1946-59 -- Parading the cr̀eme del la cr̀eme': constructing the contest in Barbados, 1958-66 -- Fashioning 'Ebony Cinderellas' and brown icons: Jamaican beauty competitions and the myth of racial democracy, 1955-64 -- 'Colonisation in reverse': Claudia Jones, the West Indian Gazette and the 'Carnival Queen' beauty contest in London, 1959-64 -- Afterword: a Grenadian 'Miss World', 1970
Control code
971039345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526111272
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvn979gw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)971039345

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