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Author:
Oscar Micheaux
ISBN13:
978-0836991093
ISBN:
0836991095
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Publisher:
Ayer Co Pub (June 1, 1972)
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United States
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The Wind from Nowhere Black heritage library collection.

Micheaux was virtually the only African American filmmaker to survive the 1930's and the Depression, the skyrocketing of production costs with the advent of sound, and the entry of Hollywood into the "race" market with all-black musicals produced, directed, and written by whites. Micheaux's films have been controversial from the beginning. The Wind from Nowhere Black heritage library collection.

The Wind From Nowhere book. The Wind from Nowhere (The Black Heritage Library Collection). In his film Within Our Gates, Micheaux attacked the racism depicted in the . Griffith film, The Birth of a Nation

The Wind From Nowhere book. 0836991095 (ISBN13: 9780836991093). Griffith film, The Birth of a Nation. The Producers Guild of America called him "The most prolific black - if not most prolific independent - filmmaker in American cinema. During his illustrious career, Oscar Micheaux wrote, produced and directed forty-four feature-length films between 1919 and 1948 and wrote seven novels, one of which was a national bestseller.

This book was Oscar Micheaux's first novel. It tells the story of the aspirations and struggles of a black homesteader named Oscar Devereaux. Born on a small farm near Cairo, Illinois, one of thirteen children, Devereaux leaves home to work in the Chicago stockyards and finally graduates to the job of porter in a Pullman railway car. Other rare books by micheaux. The Case of Mrs. Wingate by Oscar Micheaux, June 1933 Masquerade a Historical History by Oscar Micheaux, June 1947 The Wind from Nowhere (Black Heritage Library) by Oscar Micheaux. African american blockbuster films.

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The wind from nowhere has gone back to nowhere. In a 1975 interview with David Pringle, Ballard says: I don’t see my fiction as being disaster-oriented, certainly not most of my SF - apart from The Wind from Nowhere which is just a piece of hackwork. The others, which are reasonably serious, are not disaster stories. The book does contain some ‘empty symbolism’, and the characters sometimes articulate overlong expositions, all a bit jarring from an author who was to bloom into the master of sparse, laser-sharp, writing.

The Wind from Nowhere. UC Berkeley: Moffitt Library: Media Resources Center: "Oscar Micheaux: A Bibliography of Materials in the UC Berkeley Library". New York: Book Supply Company. Feature Film)Oscar Micheaux: Pioneer NegroJ. "Black Cinema: Micheaux Must Go On"Time (an article by Richard Corliss).

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