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The Resource African American journalists : autobiography as memoir and manifesto, Calvin L. Hall

African American journalists : autobiography as memoir and manifesto, Calvin L. Hall

Label
African American journalists : autobiography as memoir and manifesto
Title
African American journalists
Title remainder
autobiography as memoir and manifesto
Statement of responsibility
Calvin L. Hall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the last decade of the 20th century, during a time when African Americans were starting to take inventory of the gains of the civil rights movement and its effects on the lives of black professionals in the public sphere, the memoirs of several journalists were published, a number of which became national bestsellers. African American Journalists examines select autobiographies written by African American journalists in order to explore the relationship between race, class, gender, and journalismpractice. At the heart of this study is the contention that contemporary memoirs written by Afr
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1964-
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Hall, Calvin L.
Dewey number
070.92/396073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • American prose literature
  • African American authors
  • African American journalists
  • Autobiography
  • African American authors
Label
African American journalists : autobiography as memoir and manifesto, Calvin L. Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: "unexamined lives" : the study of African American journalism autobiography -- Journalism : memory, history, and context -- Form, function, and the public sphere in Jill Nelson's Volunteer slavery -- Volunteer slavery and the speech aspects of the autobiographical manifesto -- Surveillance and performance in Nathan McCall's Makes me wanna holler -- Jake Lamar, Patricia Raybon, and the autobiographical manifesto form -- Memoir and the African American newsroom experience : themes and considerations -- Conclusion: the synergy between race, class, gender, and profession in African American journalists' autobiographies
Control code
ocn434052418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 117 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780810869318
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)434052418
Label
African American journalists : autobiography as memoir and manifesto, Calvin L. Hall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: "unexamined lives" : the study of African American journalism autobiography -- Journalism : memory, history, and context -- Form, function, and the public sphere in Jill Nelson's Volunteer slavery -- Volunteer slavery and the speech aspects of the autobiographical manifesto -- Surveillance and performance in Nathan McCall's Makes me wanna holler -- Jake Lamar, Patricia Raybon, and the autobiographical manifesto form -- Memoir and the African American newsroom experience : themes and considerations -- Conclusion: the synergy between race, class, gender, and profession in African American journalists' autobiographies
Control code
ocn434052418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 117 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780810869318
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)434052418

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