Behind the Burnt Cork Mask

Behind the Burnt Cork Mask

Number of page: 444
Author: William John Mahar
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
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Category: Music

Promises to redefine the study of blackface minstrelsy, charting new directions for future inquiries by scholars in American studies, popular culture, and musicology

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    Behind the burnt cork mask: early blackface minstrelsy and Antebellum American popular culture This monograph, part of the distinguished “Music in American Life” series, is an interdisciplinary study drawing on music, performance, and theater history to examine the beginnings of an influential
  •  Not Available Not Available
    Behind the burnt cork mask: early blackface minstrelsy and Antebellum American popular culture This monograph, part of the distinguished “Music in American Life” series, is an interdisciplinary study drawing on music, performance, and theater history to examine the beginnings of an influential