The Birth of Whiteness : Race and the Emergence of United States Cinema
by Daniel Leonard Bernardi


Overview - As indelible components of the history of the United States, race and racism have permeated nearly all aspects of life: cultural, economic, political, and social. In this first anthology on race in early cinema, fourteen scholars examine the origins, dynamics, and ramifications of racism and Eurocentrism and the resistance to both during the early years of American motion pictures.  Read more...

 
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Overview
As indelible components of the history of the United States, race and racism have permeated nearly all aspects of life: cultural, economic, political, and social. In this first anthology on race in early cinema, fourteen scholars examine the origins, dynamics, and ramifications of racism and Eurocentrism and the resistance to both during the early years of American motion pictures.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780813522760
  • ISBN-10: 0813522765
  • Publisher: Rutgers University Press
  • Publish Date: July 1996
  • Page Count: 392
  • Dimensions: 8.87 x 5.95 x 1.07 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.37 pounds


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