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Africans on stage : studies in ethnological show business / edited by Bernth Lindfors.

By: Lindfors, Bernth
Language: English Publisher: Bloomington; Cape Town : Indiana University Press; David Philip, 1999.Description: xv, 302p. : ill. ; 26cm.ISBN: 0253212456
Contents:
Contents: Display of the body Hottentot / Z.S. Strother; Charles Dickens and the Zulus / B. Lindfors; Africa meets the Great Farini / Shane Peacock; "Spectatorial lust": the African choir in England, 1891-93 / Veit Erlmann; "Darkest Africa": African shows at America's World's Fairs / R.W. Rydell; A revelation in strange humanity: six Congo Pygmies in Britain, 1905-07 / Jeffrey P. Green; Ota Benga and the Barnum perplex / Harvey Blume; "Clicko": Franz Taaibosch, South African Bushman entertainer in England, France, Cuba and the United States, 1908-40 / Neil Parsons; Bata Kindai Amgoza Ibn LaBagola and the making of An African savage's own story / D. Killingray, Willie Henderson; "Bain's Bushmen": scenes at the Empire exhibition, 1936 / Robert J. Gordon.
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Africa Oceania and the Americas Open Shelves KY [LIN-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M39011

Includes references.

Contents: Display of the body Hottentot / Z.S. Strother; Charles Dickens and the Zulus / B. Lindfors; Africa meets the Great Farini / Shane Peacock; "Spectatorial lust": the African choir in England, 1891-93 / Veit Erlmann; "Darkest Africa": African shows at America's World's Fairs / R.W. Rydell; A revelation in strange humanity: six Congo Pygmies in Britain, 1905-07 / Jeffrey P. Green; Ota Benga and the Barnum perplex / Harvey Blume; "Clicko": Franz Taaibosch, South African Bushman entertainer in England, France, Cuba and the United States, 1908-40 / Neil Parsons; Bata Kindai Amgoza Ibn LaBagola and the making of An African savage's own story / D. Killingray, Willie Henderson; "Bain's Bushmen": scenes at the Empire exhibition, 1936 / Robert J. Gordon.