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Author Roses, Lorraine Elena, 1943-
Title Black Bostonians and the Politics of Culture, 1920-1940 / Lorraine Elena Roses.
Imprint Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2017]

Author Roses, Lorraine Elena, 1943-
Subject Arts -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- 19th century.
Theater -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 19th century.
African American authors -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 19th century.
African American artists -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 19th century.
African American arts -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Boston (Mass.) -- Race relations -- History.
Boston (Mass.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Boston (Mass.) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 227 pages) : illustrations, map
Note "Preface -- Introduction. A Veiled History -- 1. Where Is Black Boston? Geographies of Experience in the Cradle of Liberty, 1638-1900 -- 2. The Black Bostonian Elites: Color, Class, Culture, and Family, 1880-1920 -- 3. Gender and Culture: Black Women as Arts Organizers, 1917-1930 -- 4. Black Faces on the White Stage: Space and Race, 1925-1930 -- 5. Writing While Black: The Saturday Evening Quill, 1925-1930 -- 6. The Boston Players: Broadway Bound, 1930-1935 -- 7. The New Deal for Boston's Black Theatre: Four Golden Years, 1935-1939 -- Afterword. A Retrospective View of the Boston Renascence, 1920-1940.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Preface -- Introduction. A Veiled History -- 1. Where Is Black Boston? Geographies of Experience in the Cradle of Liberty, 1638-1900 -- 2. The Black Bostonian Elites: Color, Class, Culture, and Family, 1880-1920 -- 3. Gender and Culture: Black Women as Arts Organizers, 1917-1930 -- 4. Black Faces on the White Stage: Space and Race, 1925-1930 -- 5. Writing While Black: The Saturday Evening Quill, 1925-1930 -- 6. The Boston Players: Broadway Bound, 1930-1935 -- 7. The New Deal for Boston's Black Theatre: Four Golden Years, 1935-1939 -- Afterword. A Retrospective View of the Boston Renascence, 1920-1940.
ISBN 9781613764770 (electronic bk.)
1613764774 (electronic bk.)
9781625342423 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9781625342416 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
1625342411
162534242X (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 1012233627
Additional Format Print version: Roses, Lorraine Elena, 1943- Black Bostonians and the Politics of Culture, 1920-1940. Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2017] 9781625342423 162534242X (DLC) 2016047361 (OCoLC)947146617