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Sounding the color line : music and race in the southern imagination, Erich Nunn

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Sounding the color line : music and race in the southern imagination
Title
Sounding the color line
Title remainder
music and race in the southern imagination
Statement of responsibility
Erich Nunn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sounding the Color Line explores how competing understandings of the U.S. South in the first decades of the twentieth century have led us to experience musical forms, sounds, and genres in racialized contexts. Yet, though we may speak of white or black music, rock or rap, sounds constantly leak through such barriers. A critical disjuncture exists, then, between actual interracial musical and cultural forms on the one hand and racialized structures of feeling on the other. This is nowhere more apparent than in the South. Like Jim Crow segregation, the separation of musical forms along racial li
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nunn, Erich,
Dewey number
780.89/00975
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The new southern studies
Series volume
6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Faulkner, William
  • Toomer, Jean
  • Folk music
  • Folk music
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Music and race
  • Music and race
Label
Sounding the color line : music and race in the southern imagination, Erich Nunn
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
American balladry and the anxiety of ancestry -- Country music and the souls of white folk -- Plantations, prisons, and the sounds of segregation -- The new Negro looks south -- Rethinking music and race in Jean Toomer's Cane -- Music and racial violence in William Faulkner's Sanctuary -- Coda : race, region, and the politics of hip-hop authenticity
Control code
ocn910070610
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820348353
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910070610
Label
Sounding the color line : music and race in the southern imagination, Erich Nunn
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
American balladry and the anxiety of ancestry -- Country music and the souls of white folk -- Plantations, prisons, and the sounds of segregation -- The new Negro looks south -- Rethinking music and race in Jean Toomer's Cane -- Music and racial violence in William Faulkner's Sanctuary -- Coda : race, region, and the politics of hip-hop authenticity
Control code
ocn910070610
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820348353
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910070610

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