The Resource Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era, Milly S. Barranger

Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era, Milly S. Barranger

Label
Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era
Title
Unfriendly witnesses
Title remainder
gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era
Statement of responsibility
Milly S. Barranger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unfriendly Witnesses: Gender, Theater, and Film in the McCarthy Era examines the experiences of seven prominent women of stage and screen whose lives and careers were damaged by the McCarthy-era "witch hunts" for Communists and Communist sympathizers in the entertainment industry: Judy Holliday, Anne Revere, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker, Margaret Webster, Mady Christians, and Kim Hunter. The effects on women of the anti-Communist crusades that swept the nation between 1947 and 1962 have been largely overlooked by cultural critics and historians, who have instead f
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
792.082/09045
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1590.B5
LC item number
B33 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Theater in the Americas
Label
Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era, Milly S. Barranger
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-185) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
McCarthyism -- Billie Dawn goes to Washington: Judy Holliday -- Death by innuendo: Mady Christians -- Unfriendly witness: Anne Revere -- The defiant ones: Lilian Hellman and Dorothy Parker -- Guilt by association: Margaret Webster -- The blacklist is on fire: Kim Hunter
Control code
ocn250657235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 197 pages, [4] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809387335
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27381894
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)250657235
  • pebcs0809328763

Library Locations

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