Dacey-Groth, Camilla E.

Representations of American Slavery in Post-Civil Rights Fiction and Film
2009 0-7734-4739-3
This study discusses representations of slavery in post-civil-rights fiction and film as reflections of public policy and opinion concerning race in the United States. These texts and films are used to discuss the twentieth-century historiography of slavery, tying together popular culture and historical studies to important political and cultural events and trends.