Some Liked It Hot: Jazz Women in Film and Television, 1928-1959 (Music/Culture)

4 valoración promedio
( 2 valoraciones por GoodReads )
 
9780819569080: Some Liked It Hot: Jazz Women in Film and Television, 1928-1959 (Music/Culture)
Review:

"This very important work investigates how questions of gender and race intersected not only with music but with film, television, radio, and the recording industry." LUCY FISCHER, director of film studies, University of Pittsburgh"

From the Publisher:

Women have been involved with jazz since its inception, but all too often their achievements were not as well known as those of their male counterparts. Some Liked It Hot looks at all-girl bands and jazz women from the 1920s through the 1950s and how they fit into the nascent mass culture, particularly film and television, to uncover some of the historical motivations for excluding women from the now firmly established jazz canon. This well-illustrated book chronicles who appeared where and when in over 80 performances, captured in both popular Hollywood productions and in relatively unknown films and television shows. As McGee shows, these performances reflected complex racial attitudes emerging in American culture during the first half of the twentieth century. Her analysis illuminates the heavily mediated representational strategies that jazz women adopted, highlighting the role that race played in constituting public performances of various styles of jazz from "swing" to "hot" and "sweet." The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, Hazel Scott, the Ingenues, Peggy Lee, and Paul Whiteman are just a few of the performers covered in the book, which also includes a detailed filmography.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,87
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

McGee, Kristin A.
Editorial: University Press of New England
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 5
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University Press of New England. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, Some Liked it Hot: Jazz Women in Film and Television, 1928-1959, Kristin A. McGee, Women have been involved with jazz since its inception, but all too often their achievements were not as well known as those of their male counterparts. Some Liked It Hot looks at all-girl bands and jazz women from the 1920s through the 1950s and how they fit into the nascent mass culture, particularly film and television, to uncover some of the historical motivations for excluding women from the now firmly established jazz canon. This well-illustrated book chronicles who appeared where and when in over 80 performances, captured in both popular Hollywood productions and in relatively unknown films and television shows. As McGee shows, these performances reflected complex racial attitudes emerging in American culture during the first half of the twentieth century. Her analysis illuminates the heavily mediated representational strategies that jazz women adopted, highlighting the role that race played in constituting public performances of various styles of jazz from"swing" to "hot" and "sweet." The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, Hazel Scott, the Ingenues, Peggy Lee, and Paul Whiteman are just a few of the performers covered in the book, which also includes a detailed filmography. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780819569080

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,05
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,87
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

McGee, Kristin A.
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 152mm x 28mm x 226mm. Paperback. Women have been involved with jazz since its inception, but all too often their achievements were not as well known as those of their male counterparts. Some Liked It Hot looks at all-girl.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 316 pages. 0.499. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780819569080

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 27,71
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

McGee, Kristin A.
Editorial: Wesleyan
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
C. Clayton Thompson - Bookseller
(BOONE, NC, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Wesleyan. Estado de conservación: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover - Investigates the changing representations of jazz women in American culture A Quality New Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Nº de ref. de la librería 2257184

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 27,86
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

McGee, Kristin A.
Editorial: Wesleyan University Press, Middletown (2009)
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Softcover Primera edición Cantidad: 2
Librería
Ad Infinitum Books
(Mount Vernon, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Wesleyan University Press, Middletown, 2009. Softcover. Estado de conservación: New. First Edition.. 336 pages. Softcover. New book. WOMEN'S STUDIES. Investigates the changing representations of jazz women in American culture. Women have been involved with jazz since its inception, but all too often their achievements were not as well known as those of their male counterparts. Some Liked It Hot looks at all-girl bands and jazz women from the 1920s through the 1950s and how they fit into the nascent mass culture, particularly film and television, to uncover some of the historical motivations for excluding women from the now firmly established jazz canon. This well-illustrated book chronicles who appeared where and when in over 80 performances, captured in both popular Hollywood productions and in relatively unknown films and television shows. As McGee shows, these performances reflected complex racial attitudes emerging in American culture during the first half of the twentieth century. Her analysis illuminates the heavily mediated representational strategies that jazz women adopted, highlighting the role that race played in constituting public performances of various styles of jazz from "swing" to "hot" and "sweet." The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, Hazel Scott, the Ingenues, Peggy Lee, and Paul Whiteman are just a few of the performers covered in the book, which also includes a detailed filmography. "McGee's success in finding such a large number of all-girl bands is remarkable. Her prismatic way of presenting her findings allows us to see many facets of the issuesÑracial, gender, cultural, economic, and musical issuesÑand is painstaking, complex, and relentless."ÑAngela Latham, author of Posing a Threat "This very important work investigates how questions of gender and race intersected not only with music but with film, television, radio, and the recording industry."ÑLucy Fischer, director of film studies, University of Pittsburgh Kristin A. McGee is an assistant professor of popular music at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. (Key Words: Jazz, Film, Television, Music, Media Studies, Women's Studies, Kristin A. McGee, International Sweethearts of Rhythm, Hazel Scott, Ingenues, Peggy Lee, Paul Whiteman). book. Nº de ref. de la librería 65791X1

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,47
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,66
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

McGee, Kristin A.
Editorial: Wesleyan (2009)
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Wesleyan, 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0819569089

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 28,49
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,73
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

McGee, Kristin A.
Editorial: Wesleyan Univ Pr (2009)
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Wesleyan Univ Pr, 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Brand New. first edition edition. 336 pages. 8.90x6.00x1.10 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería __0819569089

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 25,63
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,94
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

McGee, Kristin A.
Editorial: Wesleyan (2009)
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Wesleyan, 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0819569089

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 39,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

McGee, Kristin A.
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
CitiRetail
(Lowfield Heath, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 152mm x 28mm x 226mm. Paperback. Women have been involved with jazz since its inception, but all too often their achievements were not as well known as those of their male counterparts. Some Liked It Hot looks at all-girl bands and.Shipping may be from our UK, US or Australian warehouse depending on stock availability. 316 pages. 0.499. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780819569080

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,46
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 15,04
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

McGee, Kristin A.
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
AussieBookSeller
(SILVERWATER, NSW, Australia)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 152mm x 28mm x 226mm. Paperback. Women have been involved with jazz since its inception, but all too often their achievements were not as well known as those of their male counterparts. Some Liked It Hot look.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 316 pages. 0.499. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780819569080

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,82
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 26,17
De Australia a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

McGee, Kristin A.
Editorial: Wesleyan (2009)
ISBN 10: 0819569089 ISBN 13: 9780819569080
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 3
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Wesleyan, 2009. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110819569089

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 91,48
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,79
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda