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Author Catanese, Brandi Wilkins, 1974-

Title The problem of the color(blind) : racial transgression and the politics of black performance / Brandi Wilkins Catanese

Publ Info Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  PN1590.B53 C37 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PN1590.B53 C37 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript vii, 214 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Theater--theory/text/performance
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-208) and index
Contents Bad manners : talking about race -- The end of race or the end of blackness? : August Wilson, Robert Brustein, and color-blind casting -- The limits of color blindness : interracial sexuality, Denzel Washington, and Hollywood film -- Transgressing tradition : Suzan-Lori Parks and black performance (as) theory -- Are we there yet? : race, redemption, and black. White
LC subject African Americans in the performing arts
African Americans in motion pictures
African Americans -- Race identity
Performing arts -- Social aspects -- United States
Motion pictures -- Social aspects -- United States
Colorblind casting (Performing arts)
United States -- Race relations
ISBN 9780472071265 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0472071262 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780472051267 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0472051261 (pbk. : acid-free paper)