Fade to black and white : interracial images in popular culture / Erica Chito Childs

Author(s): Childs, Erica Chito, 1971-
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Subjects: Interracial marriage--United States--History
Interracial marriage in mass media
Sex in mass media
Popular culture--United States
Racism--United States
Race awareness--United States
United States--Race relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2009
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: ix, 239 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction. Fade to Black and White 1
Ch. 1. Historical Realities and Media Representations of Race and Sexuality 15
Ch. 2. The Prime-Time Color Line: Interracial Couples and Television 33
Ch. 3. It's a (White) Man's World 69
Ch. 4. When Good Girls Go Bad 95
Ch. 5. Playing the Color-Blind Card: Seeing Black and White in News Media 119
Ch. 6. Multiracial Utopias: Youth, Sports, and Music 159
Conclusion: Changing the Channel 177
Filmography 189
Bibliography 195
Index 227
Notes: LCCN: 2008009692
ISBN: 9780742560796 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0742560791 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Includes filmography
Contents: Fade to black and white -- Historical realities and media representations of race and sexuality -- The prime-time color-line : interracial couples and television -- It's a (white) man's world -- When good girls go bad -- Playing the color-blind card : seeing black and white in news media -- Multiracial utopias : youth, sports, and music -- Changing the channel
OCLC Number: 213407319
ISBN/ISSN: 9780742560796