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Book/Printed Material Technicolored : reflections on race in the time of TV

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Title

  • Technicolored : reflections on race in the time of TV

Names

  • DuCille, Ann, author.

Created / Published

  • Durham : Duke University Press, 2018.

Contents

  • Introduction: black and white and technicolored: channeling the TV life -- What's in a game?: quiz shows and the "prism of race" -- "Those thrilling days of yesteryear": stigmatic blackness and the rise of technicolored TV -- The Shirley Temple of my familiar : take two -- Interracial loving : sexlessness in the suburbs of the 1960s -- "A credit to my race": acting Black and Black acting from Julia to Scandal -- A clear and present absence: Perry Mason and the case of the missing "minorities" -- "Soaploitation": getting away with murder in primetime -- The Punch and Judge Judy shows: really real TV and the dangers of a day in court -- The autumn of his discontent: Bill Cosby, fatherhood, and the politics of palatability -- The "thug default": why racial representation still matters -- Epilogue: final spin: "that's not my food".

Headings

  • -  African Americans on television
  • -  Race on television
  • -  Racism on television
  • -  Television programs--United States

Notes

  • -  Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • -  Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher.

Medium

  • 1 online resource.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PN1992.8.A34

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2018009529

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Access Advisory

  • Unrestricted online access

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Ducille, Ann, Author. Technicolored: reflections on race in the time of TV. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018009529/.

APA citation style:

Ducille, A. (2018) Technicolored: reflections on race in the time of TV. Durham: Duke University Press. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018009529/.

MLA citation style:

Ducille, Ann, Author. Technicolored: reflections on race in the time of TV. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018009529/>.