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100 1  Braggs, Rashida K.,|d1976-|eauthor. 
245 10 Jazz diasporas :|brace, music, and migration in post-World
       War II Paris /|cRashida K. Braggs. 
246 3  Race, music, and migration in post-World War II Paris 
264  1 Oakland, California :|bUniversity of California Press,
       |c[2016] 
264  4 |c2016 
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490 1  Music of the african diaspora ;|v18 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0  Performing diaspora with Sidney Bechet -- Jazz at home in 
       France: French jazz musicians on the war path to 
       "authentic" jazz -- Inez Cavanaugh: creating & 
       complicating jazz community -- Boris Vian & James Baldwin 
       in Paris: are we a blues people too? -- Kenny Clarke's 
       journey between "black" and "universal" music -- Coda: 
       beyond color-blind narratives: reading behind the scenes 
       of Paris blues. 
520    "At the close of the Second World War, waves of African 
       American musicians migrated to Paris, eager to thrive in 
       its reinvigorated jazz scene. Jazz Diasporas challenges 
       the notion that Paris was a color-blind paradise for 
       African Americans. On the contrary, musicians--and African
       American artists based in Europe like writer and social 
       critic James Baldwin--adopted a variety of strategies to 
       cope with the cultural and social assumptions that greeted
       them throughout their careers in Paris, particularly in 
       light of the cultural struggles over race and identity 
       that gripped France as colonial conflicts like the 
       Algerian War escalated. Through case studies of prominent 
       musicians and thoughtful analysis of personal interviews, 
       music, film, and literature, Rashida K. Braggs 
       investigates the impact of this post-war musical 
       migration. Examining a number of players in the jazz scene,
       including Sidney Bechet, Inez Cavanaugh, and Kenny Clarke,
       Braggs identifies how they performed both as musicians and
       as African Americans. The collaborations that they and 
       other African Americans created with French musicians and 
       critics complicated racial and cultural understandings of 
       who could play and represent "authentic" jazz. Their role 
       in French society challenged their American identity and 
       illusions of France as a racial safe haven. In this post-
       war era of collapsing nations and empires, African 
       American jazz players and their French counterparts 
       destabilized set notions of identity. Sliding in and out 
       of black and white and American and French identities, 
       they created collaborative spaces for mobile and mobilized
       musical identities, what Braggs terms 'jazz diasporas.'"--
       Provided by publisher. 
588 0  Print version record. 
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650  0 Jazz musicians|zFrance|zParis|y20th century. 
650  0 African American musicians|zFrance|zParis|y20th century. 
650  0 Jazz|zFrance|zParis|xHistory and criticism. 
650  0 African American authors|zFrance|zParis|y20th century. 
650  7 MUSIC|xInstruction & Study|xTheory.|2bisacsh 
650  7 MUSIC|xGenres & Styles|xJazz.|2bisacsh 
650  7 African American authors.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00799028 
650  7 African American musicians.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00799273 
650  7 Jazz.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00982165 
650  7 Jazz musicians.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00982205 
650  7 Race relations.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01086509 
650  7 Ethnische Beziehungen|2gnd 
650  7 Jazz|2gnd 
651  0 Paris (France)|xRace relations|y20th century. 
651  7 France|zParis.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01205283 
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776 08 |iPrint version:|aBraggs, Rashida K., 1976-|tJazz 
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830  0 Music of the African diaspora ;|v18. 
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