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The Resource Tuxedo Junction : essays on American culture, Gerald Early

Tuxedo Junction : essays on American culture, Gerald Early

Label
Tuxedo Junction : essays on American culture
Title
Tuxedo Junction
Title remainder
essays on American culture
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Early
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
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Early, Gerald Lyn
Dewey number
305.8/96073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.E13 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ecco Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African American athletes
  • Kultur
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • USA
Label
Tuxedo Junction : essays on American culture, Gerald Early
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
Jesse Jackson's Black Bottom, or, Crossing the roads at Tuxedo Junction -- The Color Purple as everybody's protest art -- Waiting for Miss America -- The return of Miss America -- Her picture in the papers : remembering some black women -- Hot spicks versus cool spades : three notes toward a cultural definition of prizefighting -- "I only like it better when pain comes" : more notes toward a cultural definition of prizefighting -- Ringworld -- The grace of slaughter : Joyce Carol Oates's On Boxing -- American prizefighter : Chris Mead's 'Champion: Joe Louis, black hero in white America' -- James Baldwin's neglected essay : prizefighting, the white intellectual, and the racial symbols of American culture -- The case of LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka -- Addendum : Jackie Robinson, Amiri Baraka, Paul Robeson, and a note on politics, sports, and the black intellectual -- A new readings of Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno" -- Needed : useful black literary history -- Langston Hughes festival keynote lecture -- Play without ceasing : Thelonious Monk and Earl Hines -- On Good Morning Blues : the autobiography of Count Basie -- "And I will sing of joy and pain for you" : Louis Armstrong and the great jazz traditions -- On Marion Brown's 'Recollections: Essays, Drawings, Miscellanea' and Al Young's 'Kinds of Blue' -- The passing of jazz's old guard : remembering Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk, and Sonny Stitt -- Appendix : The fight: Patterson vs. Liston / by James Baldwin
Control code
19455363
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 334 pages
Isbn
9780880012324
Lccn
89031495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1266099
Label
Tuxedo Junction : essays on American culture, Gerald Early
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
Jesse Jackson's Black Bottom, or, Crossing the roads at Tuxedo Junction -- The Color Purple as everybody's protest art -- Waiting for Miss America -- The return of Miss America -- Her picture in the papers : remembering some black women -- Hot spicks versus cool spades : three notes toward a cultural definition of prizefighting -- "I only like it better when pain comes" : more notes toward a cultural definition of prizefighting -- Ringworld -- The grace of slaughter : Joyce Carol Oates's On Boxing -- American prizefighter : Chris Mead's 'Champion: Joe Louis, black hero in white America' -- James Baldwin's neglected essay : prizefighting, the white intellectual, and the racial symbols of American culture -- The case of LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka -- Addendum : Jackie Robinson, Amiri Baraka, Paul Robeson, and a note on politics, sports, and the black intellectual -- A new readings of Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno" -- Needed : useful black literary history -- Langston Hughes festival keynote lecture -- Play without ceasing : Thelonious Monk and Earl Hines -- On Good Morning Blues : the autobiography of Count Basie -- "And I will sing of joy and pain for you" : Louis Armstrong and the great jazz traditions -- On Marion Brown's 'Recollections: Essays, Drawings, Miscellanea' and Al Young's 'Kinds of Blue' -- The passing of jazz's old guard : remembering Charles Mingus, Thelonious Monk, and Sonny Stitt -- Appendix : The fight: Patterson vs. Liston / by James Baldwin
Control code
19455363
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 334 pages
Isbn
9780880012324
Lccn
89031495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1266099

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