Slippery characters : ethnic impersonators and American identities /

This work examines the tradition of ethnic impersonators in the United States. It looks at works such as Welsh Baptist Elizabeth Stern's immigrant narrative "I am a Woman - and a Jew", and uncovers their surprising influence on American notions of identity.

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Main Author: Browder, Laura, 1963-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2000.
Series:Cultural studies of the United States.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Summary:This work examines the tradition of ethnic impersonators in the United States. It looks at works such as Welsh Baptist Elizabeth Stern's immigrant narrative "I am a Woman - and a Jew", and uncovers their surprising influence on American notions of identity.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 312 pages) : illustrations.
Format:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-304) and index.
ISBN:0807860603
9780807860601
0807825468
9780807825464
080784859X
9780807848593