Black male frames African Americans in a century of Hollywood cinema, 1903-2003 /

"Charts the development and shifting popularity of two stereotypes of black masculinity in popular American film? "the shaman" and "the scoundrel." Starting with colonial times, Williams identifies the origins of these roles in an America where black men were forced either t...

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Author / Creator: Williams, Roland Leander, 1953- (Author)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Edition:First edition.
Imprint: Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 2015.
Series:Television and popular culture.
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Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
Table of Contents:
  • Original frames
  • New Negro
  • Renaissance man
  • Civil servant
  • Soul brother
  • Good buddy
  • Curtain call.