Performing the temple of liberty : slavery, theater, and popular culture in London and Philadelphia, 1760-1850

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Main Author: Gibbs, Jenna M., 1961-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.
Series:Early America.
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245 1 0 |a Performing the temple of liberty :  |b slavery, theater, and popular culture in London and Philadelphia, 1760-1850  |c Jenna M. Gibbs 
264 1 |a Baltimore :  |b Johns Hopkins University Press,  |c 2014. 
300 |a xiv, 313 pages :  |b illustrations ;  |c 24 cm. 
336 |a text  |b txt  |2 rdacontent 
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490 1 |a Early America: history, context, culture 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-296) and index. 
505 0 |a Introduction: Slave-trade abolition: pageantry, parody, and the goddess of liberty (1800s- 1820s) -- Celebrating Columbia, mother of the white republic -- Abolitionist britannia and the blackface supplicant slave -- Spreading liberty to Africa -- Part 2. Introduction: emancipation and political reform: burlesque, picaresque, and the great experiment (1820s-1830s) -- Blackface freedom: life in London, life in Philadelphia -- Transatlantic travelers, slavery, and Charles Mathew's "Black fun" -- Part 3. Introduction: Radical abolitionism, revolt, & revolution: Spartacus and the blackface minstrel (1830s-1850s) -- Spartacus, Jim Crow, and the Black jokes of revolt -- Revolutionary brotherhood: Black Spartacus, Black hercules, and the wage slave -- Conclusion: Uncle Tom, the eighteenth-century revolutionary legacy, and historical memory. 
541 0 |c Purchase;  |a Amazon;  |d 10-18-18  |h $21.00 Forrest Fund 
590 |a The Forrest Performing Arts Collection. 
590 |a The Pennsylvania Abolition Society Complementary Collection. 
650 0 |a Theater  |z England  |z London  |x History  |y 18th century. 
650 0 |a Theater  |z England  |z London  |x History  |y 19th century. 
650 0 |a Theater  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia  |x History  |y 18th century. 
650 0 |a Theater  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia  |x History  |y 19th century. 
650 0 |a Slave trade in the theater. 
650 0 |a Race in the theater. 
651 0 |a London (England)  |x Social life and customs. 
651 0 |a Philadelphia (Pa.)  |x Social life and customs. 
830 0 |a Early America. 
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