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Envisioning freedom cinema and the building of modern Black life by Cara Caddoo

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Published .
Written in English


  • Motion pictures,
  • African Americans in the motion picture industry,
  • African Americans in motion pictures,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Race films,
  • Distribution,
  • Motion picture audiences,
  • African Americans

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCara Caddoo
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.N4 C33 2014
The Physical Object
Pagination294 pages
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27172823M
ISBN 100674368053
ISBN 109780674368057
LC Control Number2014005703

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