The Resource Ready for a brand new beat : how "Dancing in the Street" became the anthem for a changing America, Mark Kurlansky

Ready for a brand new beat : how "Dancing in the Street" became the anthem for a changing America, Mark Kurlansky

Label
Ready for a brand new beat : how "Dancing in the Street" became the anthem for a changing America
Title
Ready for a brand new beat
Title remainder
how "Dancing in the Street" became the anthem for a changing America
Statement of responsibility
Mark Kurlansky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the meteoric popularity of the iconic song by Marvin Gaye, Mickey Stevenson, and Ivy Jo Hunter against a backdrop of the Mississippi Freedom Summer of 1964, exploring how the song's multiple meanings rendered it an activist anthem
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kurlansky, Mark
Dewey number
323.1196/07309004
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.K87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vandellas (Musical group).
  • Motown Record Corporation
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Music
  • Rhythm and blues music
Target audience
adult
Label
Ready for a brand new beat : how "Dancing in the Street" became the anthem for a changing America, Mark Kurlansky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: calling out around the world -- Are you ready? -- A brand new beat -- Summer's here -- The time is right for dancing in the street -- It doesn't matter what you wear
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 263 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594487224
Lccn
2013015012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • DSS0232694
  • 5423777
Label
Ready for a brand new beat : how "Dancing in the Street" became the anthem for a changing America, Mark Kurlansky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: calling out around the world -- Are you ready? -- A brand new beat -- Summer's here -- The time is right for dancing in the street -- It doesn't matter what you wear
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 263 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594487224
Lccn
2013015012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • DSS0232694
  • 5423777

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