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Picture freedom remaking Black visuality in the early nineteenth century

Title
Picture freedom [electronic resource] : remaking Black visuality in the early nineteenth century / Jasmine Nichole Cobb.
ISBN
1479830615
9781479830619
9781479817221 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9781479829774 (paper : acid-free paper)
Published
New York : New York University Press, 2015. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)
Physical Description
1 online resource (pages cm)
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
"Also available as an ebook"--Title page verso.
Description based on print version record.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Variant and related titles
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Project MUSE - UPCC 2015 American Studies.
Project MUSE - UPCC 2015 Complete.
Project MUSE - UPCC 2015 Literature.
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
November 04, 2015
Series
America and the long 19th century.
America and the long 19th century
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: Parlor fantasies, parlor nightmares
A peculiarly "ocular" institution
Optics of respectability : spectatorship in the Black private sphere
Look! a Negress : public women, private horrors and the white ontology of the gaze
Racial iconography : freedom and Black citizenship in antebellum public cultures
Racing the transatlantic parlor : blackness at home and abroad
Epilogue: The specter of Black freedom.
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Project Muse.
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