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The Resource The strange career of Porgy and Bess : race, culture, and America's most famous opera, Ellen Noonan

The strange career of Porgy and Bess : race, culture, and America's most famous opera, Ellen Noonan

Label
The strange career of Porgy and Bess : race, culture, and America's most famous opera
Title
The strange career of Porgy and Bess
Title remainder
race, culture, and America's most famous opera
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Noonan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Noonan, Ellen
Dewey number
782.1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.G288
LC item number
N66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gershwin, George
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Music and race
  • Race in opera
  • African Americans in popular culture
  • Charleston (S.C.)
Label
The strange career of Porgy and Bess : race, culture, and America's most famous opera, Ellen Noonan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [399]-411) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A romance of Negro life : Porgy, 1925 -- Interlude : Charleston, 1680-1900 -- A chocolate-covered lithograph strip : Porgy, 1927 -- Interlude : Charleston, 1920 -1940 -- Gershwin's idea of what a Negro opera should be : Porgy and Bess, 1935 -- Neither the measure of America nor that of the Negro : Porgy and Bess, 1952-1956 -- Interlude : Charleston, 1940-1960 -- Forget any version you may have seen before : Porgy and Bess, 1959-2012 -- Epilogue : Charleston, 1970-2005
Control code
916118
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 423 pages
Isbn
9780807837160
Lccn
2012016635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780807837160
Label
The strange career of Porgy and Bess : race, culture, and America's most famous opera, Ellen Noonan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [399]-411) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A romance of Negro life : Porgy, 1925 -- Interlude : Charleston, 1680-1900 -- A chocolate-covered lithograph strip : Porgy, 1927 -- Interlude : Charleston, 1920 -1940 -- Gershwin's idea of what a Negro opera should be : Porgy and Bess, 1935 -- Neither the measure of America nor that of the Negro : Porgy and Bess, 1952-1956 -- Interlude : Charleston, 1940-1960 -- Forget any version you may have seen before : Porgy and Bess, 1959-2012 -- Epilogue : Charleston, 1970-2005
Control code
916118
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 423 pages
Isbn
9780807837160
Lccn
2012016635
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780807837160

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