Framing the South: Hollywood, Television, and Race during the Civil Rights Struggle / Edition 1

Framing the South: Hollywood, Television, and Race during the Civil Rights Struggle / Edition 1

by Allison schoen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0801874459

ISBN-13: 9780801874451

Pub. Date: 09/15/2003

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

"Graham deftly explores the ways Hollywood filmmakers and television producers tried to reformulate stock southern characters in light of rapidly changing social relations... A fascinating and compelling cultural history." -- American Studies

Overview

"Graham deftly explores the ways Hollywood filmmakers and television producers tried to reformulate stock southern characters in light of rapidly changing social relations... A fascinating and compelling cultural history." -- American Studies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801874451
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date:
09/15/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Contents:

List of Illustrations

Acknowledgments

Introduction: Remapping DogpatchChapter 1 "The Purest of God's Creatures": White Women, Blood Pollution, and Southern Sexuality

Chapter 2 Sentimental Educations: Romance, Race, and White Redemption

Chapter 3 Natural Acts: Hillbillies, Delinquents, and the Disappearing Psyche

Chapter 4 Reeducating the Southerner: Elvis, Rednecks, and Hollywood's "White Negro"

Chapter 5 Civil Rights Films and the New Red Menace: The Legacy of the 1960sNotes

Essay on Sources

Index

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