Say It Loud! / Edition 1

Say It Loud! / Edition 1

by Robin R. Means Coleman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815337620

ISBN-13: 9780815337621

Pub. Date: 01/24/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815337621
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/24/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
1Introduction1
2"Keeping' It Real" and/or "Sellin' Out to the Man": African-American Responses to Aaron McGruder's The Boondocks27
3Black Audiences, Past and Present: Commonsense Media Critics and Activists45
4Media Messages, Self-Identity, and Race Relations: Reader Evaluations of Newsmagazine Coverage of the Million Man March77
5House Negro versus Field Negro: The Inscribed Image of Race in Television News Representations of African-American Identity95
6DMX, Cosby, and Two Sides of the American Dream115
7"It's Just Like Teaching People 'Do the Right Things'": Using TV to Become a Good and Powerful Man147
8The Cosby Show: The View from the Black Middle Class187
9The Color Purple: Black Women as Cultural Readers205
10"America's Worst Nightmare": Reading the Ghetto in a Culturally Diverse Context229
11The Menace II Society Copycat Murder Case and Thug Life: A Reception Study with a Convicted Criminal249
Contributors285
Index289

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