Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America's Black Female Superstars

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Harmony Books, 1980 - Biography & Autobiography - 208 pages
Explores the lives, careers, private thoughts, and public images of legendary Black singers and actresses whose talent and beauty won acclaim

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Contents

THE 1920sPERSONAS
16
THE 1940sSOCIAL SYMBOLS
90
THE 1960sPOLITICAL SYMBOLS
148
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Donald Bogle is the author of numerous books, including Dorothy Dandridge: A Biography and Toms, Coons, Mulattoes, Mammies, & Bucks. He teaches at the University of Pennsylvania and New York University and lives in New York City.

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