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The Regal Theater and Black Culture

The Regal Theater and Black Culture (Hardback)

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Chronicling over forty years of changes in African-American popular culture, the Regal Theatre (1928-1968) was the largest movie-stage-show venue ever constructed for a Black community. Semmes reveals the political, economic and business realities of cultural production and the institutional inequalities that circumscribed Black life.

Film, TV & DramaTheatreHistory & PoliticsHistory: Chronological20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalEarly history: c 500 to c 1450/1500History & PoliticsRegional & national historyHistory of the AmericasPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial groupsEthnic studiesBlack & Asian studies Publisher: Palgrave USA Publication Date: 21/04/2006 ISBN-13: 9781403971715  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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CLOVIS E. SEMMES is Professor of African American Studies at Eastern Michigan University, USA. He is the author of Roots of Afrocentric Thought, Racism, Health and Post-Industrialism and Cultural Hegemony and African-American Development.

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