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The Resource Hattie McDaniel : Black ambition, White Hollywood, Jill Watts

Hattie McDaniel : Black ambition, White Hollywood, Jill Watts

Label
Hattie McDaniel : Black ambition, White Hollywood
Title
Hattie McDaniel
Title remainder
Black ambition, White Hollywood
Statement of responsibility
Jill Watts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a comprehensive biography of Hattie McDaniel, and chronicles her life as the daughter of a former slave and Union soldier and career that labeled her the most respected African-American actress of her time
Summary
An exploration of Hollywood racism as reflected in the life and career of the actress best known for her portrayal of "Mammy" in "Gone with the Wind" describes her denigration in spite of her Oscar-winning performance, her controversial decision to stickto stereotypical roles, and her successful efforts to integrate a Los Angeles neighborhood
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
185371
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.4302/8/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.M165
LC item number
W38 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
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True
Target audience
adult
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black ambition, white Hollywood
Label
Hattie McDaniel : Black ambition, White Hollywood, Jill Watts
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0608/2005042126.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: p. [283]-286
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-341) and index
Contents
Your father wore the blue -- Comedienne -- Blues singer -- The dilemma -- Prominence -- And I've only begun to fight -- Something distinctive and unique -- Eighteen inches -- Quarrel -- Obsolete? -- My own life even surprises me
Control code
2499675
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 352, [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060514907
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005042126
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57641677
  • (OCoLC)57641677
Label
Hattie McDaniel : Black ambition, White Hollywood, Jill Watts
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0608/2005042126.html
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: p. [283]-286
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-341) and index
Contents
Your father wore the blue -- Comedienne -- Blues singer -- The dilemma -- Prominence -- And I've only begun to fight -- Something distinctive and unique -- Eighteen inches -- Quarrel -- Obsolete? -- My own life even surprises me
Control code
2499675
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 352, [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060514907
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005042126
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57641677
  • (OCoLC)57641677

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