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The Resource Real folks : race and genre in the Great Depression, Sonnet Retman

Real folks : race and genre in the Great Depression, Sonnet Retman

Label
Real folks : race and genre in the Great Depression
Title
Real folks
Title remainder
race and genre in the Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
Sonnet Retman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Real Folks examines the construction of "the folk" in Depression-era U.S. politics and culture, as well as the hybrid forms of documentary and satire that critiqued the populist fixation on folk authenticity
Member of
Cataloging source
CUS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Retman, Sonnet H.
Dewey number
810.9/0052
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS228.F64
LC item number
R486 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Literature and folklore
  • Folklore
  • American literature
  • United States
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Folklore
  • Literature and folklore
  • United States
Label
Real folks : race and genre in the Great Depression, Sonnet Retman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A combination madhouse, burlesque show and Coney Island" : the color question in George Schuyler's Black no more -- "Inanimate hideosities" : the burlesque of racial capitalism in Nathanael West's A cool million -- "The last American frontier" : mapping the folk in the Federal Writers' Project's Florida : a guide to the southernmost state -- "Ah gives myself de privilege to go" : navigating the field and the folk in Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and men -- "Am I laughing"? : burlesque incongruities of genre, gender, and audience in Preston Sturges's Sullivan's travels -- Afterpiece : the Coen brothers' Ol'-timey blues in O brother, where art thou?
Control code
757828727
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 322 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822393894
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757828727
Label
Real folks : race and genre in the Great Depression, Sonnet Retman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A combination madhouse, burlesque show and Coney Island" : the color question in George Schuyler's Black no more -- "Inanimate hideosities" : the burlesque of racial capitalism in Nathanael West's A cool million -- "The last American frontier" : mapping the folk in the Federal Writers' Project's Florida : a guide to the southernmost state -- "Ah gives myself de privilege to go" : navigating the field and the folk in Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and men -- "Am I laughing"? : burlesque incongruities of genre, gender, and audience in Preston Sturges's Sullivan's travels -- Afterpiece : the Coen brothers' Ol'-timey blues in O brother, where art thou?
Control code
757828727
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 322 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822393894
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757828727

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