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Racechanges: White Skin, Black Face in American Culture
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Book cover for 9780195110029
from Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (May 22, 1997)
9780195110029 | details & prices | 327 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $99.00
About: The coauthor of The Madwoman in the Attic explores the meaning of 'racechanges'--whites posing as blacks, blacks passing as whites, the use of blackface, white writers writing as blacks--for American culture past and present.
Book cover for 9780195134186
from Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (April 20, 2000)
9780195134186 | details & prices | 6.00 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $61.00
About: When the actor Ted Danson appeared in blackface at a 1993 Friars Club roast, he ignited a firestorm of protest that landed him on the front pages of the newspapers, rebuked by everyone from talk show host Montel Williams to New York City's then mayor, David Dinkins.