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The Resource Pimping fictions : African American crime literature and the untold story of Black pulp publishing, Justin Gifford

Pimping fictions : African American crime literature and the untold story of Black pulp publishing, Justin Gifford

Label
Pimping fictions : African American crime literature and the untold story of Black pulp publishing
Title
Pimping fictions
Title remainder
African American crime literature and the untold story of Black pulp publishing
Statement of responsibility
Justin Gifford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10170021
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gifford, Justin
Dewey number
813/.087209896073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holloway House Publishing Co.
  • Himes, Chester B
  • Goines, Donald
  • Iceberg Slim
  • American fiction
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Urban fiction, American
  • African Americans in literature
  • Crime in literature
  • Pulp literature, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
African American crime literature and the untold story of Black pulp publishing
Label
Pimping fictions : African American crime literature and the untold story of Black pulp publishing, Justin Gifford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
He jerked his pistol free and fired it at the pavement : Chester Himes and the transformation of American crime literature -- Pimping fictions : Iceberg Slim and the invention of pimp literature -- The revolution will not be televised : Donald Goines, Holloway House Publishing Company, and the radicalization of Black crime literature -- Black in a white paradise : utopias and imagined solutions in Black crime literature -- For he who is : Players magazine and the reimagining of the American pimp -- The women of street literature : contemporary Black crime fiction and the rise of the self-publishing marketplace
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 205 pages
Isbn
9781439908112
Lccn
2012032598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Pimping fictions : African American crime literature and the untold story of Black pulp publishing, Justin Gifford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
He jerked his pistol free and fired it at the pavement : Chester Himes and the transformation of American crime literature -- Pimping fictions : Iceberg Slim and the invention of pimp literature -- The revolution will not be televised : Donald Goines, Holloway House Publishing Company, and the radicalization of Black crime literature -- Black in a white paradise : utopias and imagined solutions in Black crime literature -- For he who is : Players magazine and the reimagining of the American pimp -- The women of street literature : contemporary Black crime fiction and the rise of the self-publishing marketplace
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 205 pages
Isbn
9781439908112
Lccn
2012032598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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