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Black Camelot African-American Culture Heroes in Their Times, 1960-1980

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ISBN-10: 0226847179

ISBN-13: 9780226847177

Edition: 1999

Authors: William L. Van Deburg

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This work examines the emergence of the ethnic hero within popular culture. It looks at the dynamic rise of Afro-American pop icons, the social and historical contexts in which they flourished, and their impact on the Afro-American community.
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Book details

List price: $32.00
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 10/1/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 310
Size: 0.64" wide x 0.91" long x 0.07" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Prior to his retirement, William L. Van Deburg was the Evjue-Bascom Professor of Afro-American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His previous books include New Day in Babylon: The Black Power Movement and American Culture, 1965-1975 and Black Camelot: African-American Culture Heroes in Their Times, 1960-1980, both published by the University of Chicago Press.

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