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Author Luckett, Moya.

Title Cinema and community : progressivism, exhibition, and film culture in Chicago, 1907-1917 / Moya Luckett.

Publication Info. Detroit : Wayne State University Press, [2014]
2014

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (436 pages).
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Contemporary approaches to film and media series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Progressivism, modernity, and transitional cinema -- From crowds to communities: Progressive Era spectatorship theories -- Progressivism and early feature films: textuality, oversight, uplift -- Celebrity, self-awareness, and the consciousness of self -- Private pleasures and public space: community culture and the dominance of neighborhood theaters -- Oversight and regulation: film censorship, local government, and social reform -- Citizenship and black cinema -- Patriotism and patronage: regional and national identity in Chicago's theaters during World War I -- Conclusion.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Progressivism (United States politics) in motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Motion picture audiences -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Luckett, Moya. Cinema and community : progressivism, exhibition, and film culture in Chicago, 1907-1917. Detroit : Wayne State University Press, [2014] Contemporary approaches to film and media series 9780814337257 (DLC)10836364
ISBN 9780814337257 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780814337264 (e-book)

 
    
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