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Title Black cultural traffic : crossroads in global performance and popular culture / edited by Harry J. Elam, Jr., and Kennell Jackson
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2005]
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Contents Introduction : traveling while Black / Kennell Jackson -- When is African theater "Black"? / Catherine M. Cole -- Performing Blackness down under : gospel music in Australia / E. Patrick Johnson -- Passing and the problematic of multiracial pride (or, why one mixed girl still answers to Black) / Danzy Senna -- The shadows of texts : will black music and singers sell everything on television? / Kennell Jackson -- Optic Black : naturalizing the refusal to fit / W.T. Lhamon, Jr. -- Diaspora aesthetics and visual culture / Kobena Mercer -- Keepin' it real : disidentification and its discontents / Tim'm T. West -- Faking the funk? : Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, and (hybrid) Black celebrity / Caroline A. Streeter -- Interlude : Black artists on issues of culture and performance -- Black community, Black spectacle : performance and race in transatlantic perspective / Tyler Stovall -- The 1960s in Bamako : Malick Sidibé and James Brown / Manthia Diawara -- Global hip-hop and the African diaspora / Halifu Osumare -- Continental riffs : praisesingers in transnational contexts / Paulla A. Ebron -- Where have all the Black shows gone? / Herman Gray -- Hip-hop fashion, masculine anxiety, and the discourse of Americana / Nicole R. Fleetwood -- Spike Lee's Bamboozled / Harry J. Elam, Jr. -- Moving violations : performing globalization and feminism in Set it off / Jennifer Devere Brody -- Change clothes and go : a postscript to postblackness / Harry J. Elam, Jr
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject African American arts.
African Americans -- Intellectual life.
African Americans -- Race identity.
Arts, Black.
Blacks -- Intellectual life.
Blacks -- Race identity.
Performing arts -- Social aspects -- United States.
Performing arts -- Social aspects.
Popular culture -- United States.
Popular culture.
Form Electronic book
Author Elam, Harry Justin.
Jackson, Kennell A.
LC no. 2005012544
ISBN 0472025457 (electronic bk.)
9780472025459 (electronic bk.)