The Colored Cartoon: Black Representation in American Animated Short Films, 1907-1954

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University of Massachusetts Press, 2007 - Performing Arts - 137 pages
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Note to the Reader -- Introduction: The Blackness of Animation -- Chapter 1: The Silent Era -- Chapter 2: The Arrival of Sound -- Chapter 3: Black Characterizations -- Chapter 4: Fred ""Tex"" Avery and ""Trickster"" Animation -- Chapter 5: Black Representation and World War II Political Concerns -- Chapter 6: African American Representation and Changing Race Relations -- Chapter 7: United Productions and the End of Animated Black Representation -- Conclusion: The Legacy of Animated African American Expression

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Christopher P. Lehman is associate professor of ethnic studies at Saint Cloud State University.

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