The Resource Noises in the blood : orality, gender, and the "vulgar" body of Jamaican popular culture, Carolyn Cooper

Noises in the blood : orality, gender, and the "vulgar" body of Jamaican popular culture, Carolyn Cooper

Label
Noises in the blood : orality, gender, and the "vulgar" body of Jamaican popular culture
Title
Noises in the blood
Title remainder
orality, gender, and the "vulgar" body of Jamaican popular culture
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Cooper
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooper, Carolyn
Index
index present
LC call number
F1874
LC item number
.C66 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • English language
  • English language
  • Popular culture
  • Jamaica
Label
Noises in the blood : orality, gender, and the "vulgar" body of Jamaican popular culture, Carolyn Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-209) 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
Preface: Informing cultural studies: a politics of betrayal? -- Introduction: Oral/sexual discourse in Jamaican popular culture -- 1. 'Me know no law, me know no sin': transgressive identities and the voice of innocence: the historical context -- 2. 'Culture an tradition an birthright': proverb as metaphor in the poetry of Louise Bennett -- 3. That cunny Jamma oman: representations of female sensibility in the poetry of Louise Bennett -- 4. Words unbroken by the beat: the performance poetry of Jean Binta Breeze and Mikey Smith -- 5. Writing oral history: Sistren Theatre Collective's Lionheart Gal -- 6. Country come to town: Michael Thelwell's The Harder They Come -- 7. Chanting down Babylon: Bob Marley's song as literary text -- 8. Slackness hiding from culture: erotic play in the dancehall -- 9. From 'centre' to 'margin': turning history upside down -- Appendix 1: Proverbs from Louise Bennett -- Appendix 2: Jamaican proverbs: a gender perspective
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xv, 214 pages
Isbn
9780822315957
Lccn
94037826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31206584
  • (OCoLC)ocm31206584
Label
Noises in the blood : orality, gender, and the "vulgar" body of Jamaican popular culture, Carolyn Cooper
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-209) 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
Preface: Informing cultural studies: a politics of betrayal? -- Introduction: Oral/sexual discourse in Jamaican popular culture -- 1. 'Me know no law, me know no sin': transgressive identities and the voice of innocence: the historical context -- 2. 'Culture an tradition an birthright': proverb as metaphor in the poetry of Louise Bennett -- 3. That cunny Jamma oman: representations of female sensibility in the poetry of Louise Bennett -- 4. Words unbroken by the beat: the performance poetry of Jean Binta Breeze and Mikey Smith -- 5. Writing oral history: Sistren Theatre Collective's Lionheart Gal -- 6. Country come to town: Michael Thelwell's The Harder They Come -- 7. Chanting down Babylon: Bob Marley's song as literary text -- 8. Slackness hiding from culture: erotic play in the dancehall -- 9. From 'centre' to 'margin': turning history upside down -- Appendix 1: Proverbs from Louise Bennett -- Appendix 2: Jamaican proverbs: a gender perspective
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xv, 214 pages
Isbn
9780822315957
Lccn
94037826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31206584
  • (OCoLC)ocm31206584

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