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Black Hollywood

Kimberly Fain

Black Hollywood

from butlers to superheroes, the changing role of African American men in the movies

by Kimberly Fain

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Masculinity in motion pictures,
  • African American men in motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKimberly Fain
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.N4 F36 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 251 pages
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27182954M
    ISBN 101440831904
    ISBN 109781440831904
    LC Control Number2015007051
    OCLC/WorldCa881400784


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