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Title Classic Hollywood, classic whiteness / Daniel Bernardi, editor.
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2001.
Book Cover

 Floor4  PN1995.9.M56 C59 2001    IN LIBRARY
Description xxvi, 516 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [467]-481) and index.
Contents Introduction : Race and the Hollywood style / Daniel Bernardi -- "What you are...I wouldn't eat" : ethnicity, whiteness, and performing "the Jew" in Hollywood's Golden Age / Nicholas Sammond and Chandra Mukerji -- From second string to solo star : classic Hollywood and the Black athlete / Aaron Baker -- Dark city : white flight and the urban science fiction film in postwar America / Eric Avila -- "They worship money and prejudice" : the certainties of class and the uncertainties of race in Son of the gods / Gina Marchetti -- "The loveliest and purest of God's creatures" : The three faces of Eve and the crisis of southern womanhood / Allison Graham -- The redskin and The paleface : comedy on the frontier / Karen Wallace -- Dolores del Río, uncomfortably real : the economics of race in Hollywood's Latin American musicals / Joanne Hershfield -- Humanizing the beast : King Kong and the representation of Black male sexuality / Thomas E. Wartenburg -- Commodity, tragedy, desire : female sexuality and blackness in the iconography of Dorothy Dandridge / Marguerite H. Rippy -- Orientalism abroad : Hong Kong readings of The world of Suzie Wong / Gary W. McDonogh and Cindy Hing-Yuk Wong -- Indianism? Classical Hollywood's representation of Native Americans / Roberta E. Pearson -- Sincere fictions of the white self in the American cinema : the divided white self in Civil War films / Hernan Vera and Andrew Gordon -- Creatures of good and evil : Caucasian portrayals of the Chinese and Japanese during World War II / Karla Rae Fuller -- December 7th : race and nation in wartime documentary / Geoffrey M. White and Jane Yi -- "Coward, take my coward's hand" : racism, ableism, and the veteran problem in Home of the brave and Bright victory / Martin F. Norden -- The demands of authenticity : Addison Durland and Hollywood's Latin images during World War II / Brian O'Neil -- Star dances : African-American constructions of stardom, 1925-1960 / Arthur Knight -- Listening to race : voice, mixing, and technological "miscegenation" in early sound film / Sarah Madsen Hardy and Kelly Thomas -- "Extremely dangerous material" : Hollywood and the "Ballad of Frankie and Johnnie" / Peter Stanfield -- Selected bibliography / Beretta E. Smith-Shomade.
Subject Minorities in motion pictures.
Exoticism in motion pictures.
Related Names Bernardi, Daniel, 1964-
ISBN 0816632383 (alk. paper)
0816632391 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 45799708