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Birth of a nation"hood

gaze, script, and spectacle in the O.J. Simpson case
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Pantheon Books , New York
Simpson, O. J., 1947- -- Trials, litigation, etc, Trials (Murder) -- California -- Los Angeles, Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- United S

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Statementedited by Toni Morrison and Claudia Brodsky Lacour ; introduction by Toni Morrison.
ContributionsMorrison, Toni., Lacour, Claudia Brodsky, 1955-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF224.S485 B57 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 418 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1006702M
ISBN 100679758933
LC Control Number96046535

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Co-edited and introduced by Toni Morrison, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Birth of a Nation'hood elucidates as never before the grim miasma of the O.J.

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Co-edited and introduced by Toni Morrison, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Birth of a Nation'hood elucidates as never before the grim miasma of the O.J. Simpson case, which has elicited gargantuan fascination. As they pertain to the scandal, the issues of race, sex, violence, money, and the media are refracted through twelve powerful essays that have been written.

Co-edited and introduced by Toni Morrison, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Birth of a Nation'hood elucidates as never before the grim miasma of the O.J.

Simpson case, which has elicited gargantuan fascination. As they pertain to the scandal, the issues of race, sex, violence, money, and the media are refracted through twelve powerful essays that have been written/5.

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