Racechanges : white skin, black face in American culture / Susan Gubar

Author(s): Gubar, Susan, 1944-
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Subjects: African Americans in popular culture
Blackface entertainers--United States--History--20th century
Arts, American--20th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
Series: Race and American culture
LC Classification: N, NX
Physical Description: xxiii, 327 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Preface
1. Adventures in the Skin Trade 3
2. Spirit-Murder at the Movies: Blackface Lynchings 53
3. Making White, Becoming Black: Myths of Racial Origin in the Harlem Renaissance 95
4. De Modern Do Mr. Bones (and All That Ventriloquist Jazz) 134
5. Psychopathologies of Black Envy: Queer Colors 169
6. What Will the Mixed Child Deliver? Conceiving Color Without Race 203
7. The Edible Complex: A Postscript 240
Notes 263
Works Cited 293
Index 313
Notes: LCCN: 96028151
ISBN: 0195110021
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-311) and index
OCLC Number: 35229124
ISBN/ISSN: 0195110021