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Author Ooten, Melissa, author.

Title Race, gender, and film censorship in Virginia, 1922-1965 / by Melissa Ooten.

Publication Info. Lanham : Lexington Books, [2015]


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Description 1 online resource (221 pages).
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series New studies in Southern history
New studies in Southern history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Movie censorship and Virginia: an introduction -- The project of censorship: debating the movies in 1920s Virginia -- Censorship in black and white: the struggle to maintain racial hierarchies at the movies, 1920s-1930s -- The cultural politics of race and the Cold War -- The search for sexual deviance: regulating and contesting depictions of female sexuality on-screen -- Conclusion: Island in the sun and the demise of the censorship board -- Postcript: Regulating film in the age of the internet -- Appendix A: Board of Motion picture Censorship members -- Appendix B: Elimination records.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Motion pictures -- Censorship -- Virginia -- History.
Race in motion pictures.
Sex role in motion pictures.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Ooten, Melissa. Race, gender, and film censorship in Virginia, 1922-1965. Lanham : Lexington Books, [2015] New studies in Southern history 9780739190296
ISBN 9780739190296 (cloth alk. paper)
9780739190302 (e-book)

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