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The Resource Josephine Baker in art and life : the icon and the image, Bennetta Jules-Rosette

Josephine Baker in art and life : the icon and the image, Bennetta Jules-Rosette

Label
Josephine Baker in art and life : the icon and the image
Title
Josephine Baker in art and life
Title remainder
the icon and the image
Statement of responsibility
Bennetta Jules-Rosette
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Baker was a dancer, singer, actress, author, politician, militant, and philanthropist, whose images and cultural legacy have survived beyond the 100th anniversary of her birth. This work studies the life and art of the Franco-American performer whose appearances as the savage dancer Fatou shocked the world
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jules-Rosette, Bennetta
Dewey number
  • 792.8/028/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1785.B3
LC item number
J85 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baker, Josephine
  • Dancers
  • African American entertainers
Label
Josephine Baker in art and life : the icon and the image, Bennetta Jules-Rosette
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-340) and index
  • Includes discography: p. [341]-343
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creating the image -- Touring with Baker's image -- Opening nights -- Celluloid projections -- Living the dream -- Dress rehearsals -- Baker's scripts -- Hues of the rainbow in a global village -- Changing the world -- Legendary legionnaire -- Echoes and influences -- Eternal comeback
Control code
ocm64442908
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 368 pages
Isbn
9780252074127
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006006965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Josephine Baker in art and life : the icon and the image, Bennetta Jules-Rosette
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-340) and index
  • Includes discography: p. [341]-343
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creating the image -- Touring with Baker's image -- Opening nights -- Celluloid projections -- Living the dream -- Dress rehearsals -- Baker's scripts -- Hues of the rainbow in a global village -- Changing the world -- Legendary legionnaire -- Echoes and influences -- Eternal comeback
Control code
ocm64442908
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 368 pages
Isbn
9780252074127
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006006965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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