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Author Baptiste, Bala J., author

Title Race and radio : pioneering black broadcasters in New Orleans / Bala J. Baptiste, forward by Brian Ward
Published Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 152 pages)
Series Race, rhetoric, and media series
Contents Acknowledgments -- Foreword -- Organized action colorized white radio in the crescent city -- Race and supremacy contaminated media -- Radio forum evolved from religion to negro -- Black culture, music, and hep phrasing permeated radio -- The pioneer mixed a batch ofncongrats -- Some black broadcasters spoke concerning the civil rights movement -- Entertainment content required on black-focused radio -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Index
Summary An invaluable history of the first African American radio voices and their influence in segregated New Orleans
Notes "First printing 2019."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 08, 2019)
Subject African American radio broadcasters -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
African Americans in radio broadcasting -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
Radio broadcasters -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
African American radio broadcasters.
African Americans in radio broadcasting.
Radio broadcasters.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Form Electronic book
Author Ward, Brian, 1961- author of foreword
LC no. 2019022105
ISBN 1496822080 electronic book
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