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Author Buhle, Paul, 1944-

Title A very dangerous citizen : Abraham Lincoln Polonsky and the Hollywood left / Paul Buhle and Dave Wagner
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2001

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Description 1 online resource (x, 275 pages) : illustrations
Contents Adventures of the Artist as Intellectual -- The Good War--and After -- The Politics and Mythology of Film Art: Polonsky's Noir Era -- Polonsky's Fifties -- Triumph and Retrospect
Summary Going beyond a biography, this text uses the life of blacklisted Hollywood writer and director Abraham Lincoln Polonsky to help us understand the relationship between art and politics in American culture and to uncover the effects of US anticommunism and anti-Semitism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-262) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Polonsky, Abraham
Polonsky, Abraham -- Political and social views
Polonsky, Abraham
Polonsky, Abraham.
Blacklisting of authors -- United States
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography
Screenwriters -- United States -- Biography
Politics in motion pictures.
Motion picture authorship.
PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / General.
Authors, American
Blacklisting of authors
Motion picture authorship
Political and social views
Politics in motion pictures
Screenwriters
MacCarthyismus
Schwarze Liste
Filmwirtschaft
Politische Verfolgung
Filmkunst.
Politieke aspecten.
Scenarioschrijvers.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Biography
California -- Los Angeles -- Hollywood
United States
Los Angeles- Hollywood
Genre/Form Biographies
Biographies.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Wagner, Dave
ISBN 9780520236721
0520236726
9780520936928
0520936922
0520223837
9780520223837