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The Resource White people do not know how to behave at entertainments designed for ladies & gentlemen of colour : William Brown's African & American theater, Marvin McAllister

White people do not know how to behave at entertainments designed for ladies & gentlemen of colour : William Brown's African & American theater, Marvin McAllister

Label
White people do not know how to behave at entertainments designed for ladies & gentlemen of colour : William Brown's African & American theater
Title
White people do not know how to behave at entertainments designed for ladies & gentlemen of colour
Title remainder
William Brown's African & American theater
Statement of responsibility
Marvin McAllister
Title variation
White people do not know how to behave at entertainments designed for ladies & gentlemen of color
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the career of William Brown, a 19th-century free man of colour, who pioneered theatrical spaces for black New Yorkers, hitherto denied access to whites-only venues. The text explores these intercultural, multiracial environments and investigates negative white reactions
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McAllister, Marvin Edward
Dewey number
792/.089/9607307471
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, William Alexander
  • Brown, William Alexander
  • African American theater
Label
White people do not know how to behave at entertainments designed for ladies & gentlemen of colour : William Brown's African & American theater, Marvin McAllister
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-231) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Late-Night Pleasure Garden for People of Color: Noah's African Grove; 2. Hung Be the Heavens with Black: Toward a Minor Theater; 3. American Taste and Genius: Building an American Theater; 4. Tom and Jerry Meets Three-Fingered Jack: The African Company's Balancing Act; 5. In Fear of His Opposition: Euro-New York Reacts; Conclusion: To Be -- or Not to Be; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm53932371
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 239 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807854501
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53932371
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
White people do not know how to behave at entertainments designed for ladies & gentlemen of colour : William Brown's African & American theater, Marvin McAllister
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-231) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Late-Night Pleasure Garden for People of Color: Noah's African Grove; 2. Hung Be the Heavens with Black: Toward a Minor Theater; 3. American Taste and Genius: Building an American Theater; 4. Tom and Jerry Meets Three-Fingered Jack: The African Company's Balancing Act; 5. In Fear of His Opposition: Euro-New York Reacts; Conclusion: To Be -- or Not to Be; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm53932371
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 239 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807854501
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53932371
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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