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Author Acham, Christine.

Title Revolution televised : prime time and the struggle for Black power / Christine Acham.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2004]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  791.4565 ACHAM    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 238 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-227) and index.
Contents Reading the roots of resistance : television of the Black revolution -- Was the revolution televised? : network news and Black journal -- What you see is what you get : Soul train and the Flip Wilson show -- This ain't no junk : Sanford and son and African American humor -- Respect yourself! Black women and power in Julia and Good times -- That nigger's crazy : the rise and demise of the Richard Pryor show -- Movin' on up : contemporary television as a site of resistance.
Subject African Americans on television.
Television broadcasting -- Social aspects -- United States.
ISBN 0816644314 (alkaline paper)

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