Download Laughing Mad, The Black Comic Persona in Post-soul America Free Book

Download Laughing Mad, The Black Comic Persona in Post-soul America Free Book

Download Laughing Mad, The Black Comic Persona in Post-soul America Free Prior to the civil rights movement, comedians performed for audiences that were clearly delineated by race. Black comedians performed for black audiences and white comedians performed for whites. Yet during the past forty-five years, black comics have become progressively more central to mainstream culture. In Laughing Mad, Bambi Haggins looks at how this transition occurred…


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Book Author: Bambi Haggins
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publisher Date: 2007-01
print Type: BOOK
language: en