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Beyond the sound barrier

the jazz controversy in twentieth-century American fiction

by Kristin K. Henson

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Jazz in literature.,
  • American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism.,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
  • Music and literature -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Musical fiction -- History and criticism.,
  • African American musicians in literature.,
  • Jazz musicians in literature.,
  • Music in literature.,
  • Race in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-154) and index.

    StatementKristin K. Henson.
    SeriesLiterary criticism and cultural theory
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.J38 H45 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 159 p. ;
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3556940M
    ISBN 100415943000
    LC Control Number2002015219

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