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The Resource Waltzing in the dark : African American vaudeville and race politics in the swing era, Brenda Dixon Gottschild

Waltzing in the dark : African American vaudeville and race politics in the swing era, Brenda Dixon Gottschild

Label
Waltzing in the dark : African American vaudeville and race politics in the swing era
Title
Waltzing in the dark
Title remainder
African American vaudeville and race politics in the swing era
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Dixon Gottschild
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
IAY
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Gottschild, Brenda Dixon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Webb, Margot
  • Norton and Margot (Dance team)
  • African American dancers
  • Women dancers
  • Vaudeville
Label
Waltzing in the dark : African American vaudeville and race politics in the swing era, Brenda Dixon Gottschild
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The race trope in swing era performance -- 2. From Marjorie to Margot -- 3. "You didn't go downtown : everything was uptown": Harlem, U.S.A. -- 4. Who's got his own: Black creativity as commodity -- 5. Color and caste in black and white: performing at home and abroad -- 6. Coda to a dream deferred -- 7. Legacy: all that jazz -- Chronology: Margot Webb's professional career
Control code
43848544
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 270 pages, 9 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312214180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Waltzing in the dark : African American vaudeville and race politics in the swing era, Brenda Dixon Gottschild
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The race trope in swing era performance -- 2. From Marjorie to Margot -- 3. "You didn't go downtown : everything was uptown": Harlem, U.S.A. -- 4. Who's got his own: Black creativity as commodity -- 5. Color and caste in black and white: performing at home and abroad -- 6. Coda to a dream deferred -- 7. Legacy: all that jazz -- Chronology: Margot Webb's professional career
Control code
43848544
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 270 pages, 9 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312214180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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