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Author Sieving, Christopher.

Title Soul searching [electronic resource] : Black-themed cinema from the March on Washington to the Rise of Blaxploitation / Christopher Sieving.

Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 265 p. : ill.
Series Wesleyan film
Wesleyan film.
Note Based on author's dissertation (doctoral) -- University of Wisconsin at Madison.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- March on Hollywood: gone are the days and the integration picture -- Ghetto travelogue: the cool world, Harlem, and the new American cinema -- Concessions of Nat Turner: the instant demise of the Black prestige picture -- Battle of Cleveland: uptight and the urban Black revolution film -- Black Hollywood meets new Hollywood: the landlord and the racial impasse film of 1970 -- Conclusion: 1960s African American cinema and the birth of blaxploitation.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject African Americans in motion pictures.
African Americans in the motion picture industry.
Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780819571328 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780819571335 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780819571342 (e-book)

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