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The Resource Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era, Milly S. Barranger

Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era, Milly S. Barranger

Label
Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era
Title
Unfriendly witnesses
Title remainder
gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era
Statement of responsibility
Milly S. Barranger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the experiences of seven prominent women of stage and screen whose lives and careers were damaged by the McCarthy-era "witch hunts" for Communists and Communist sympathizers in the entertainment industry: Judy Holliday, Anne Revere, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker, Margaret Webster, Mady Christians, and Kim Hunter
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barranger, Milly S
Dewey number
792.082/09045
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1590.B5
LC item number
B33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Theater in the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Actresses
  • Blacklisting of entertainers
  • Women dramatists, American
  • Blacklisting of authors
Label
Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era, Milly S. Barranger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-185) 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
McCarthyism -- Billie Dawn goes to Washington: Judy Holliday -- Death by innuendo: Mady Christians -- Unfriendly witness: Anne Revere -- The defiant ones: Lilian Hellman and Dorothy Parker -- Guilt by association: Margaret Webster -- The blacklist is on fire: Kim Hunter
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 197 pages, [4] pages of plates
Isbn
9780809328765
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn173683793
  • (OCoLC)173683793
Label
Unfriendly witnesses : gender, theater, and film in the McCarthy era, Milly S. Barranger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-185) 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
McCarthyism -- Billie Dawn goes to Washington: Judy Holliday -- Death by innuendo: Mady Christians -- Unfriendly witness: Anne Revere -- The defiant ones: Lilian Hellman and Dorothy Parker -- Guilt by association: Margaret Webster -- The blacklist is on fire: Kim Hunter
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 197 pages, [4] pages of plates
Isbn
9780809328765
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn173683793
  • (OCoLC)173683793

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