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Black and African American Theatre Resources


This list of resources is not comprehensive. The goal is to create a starting place for members of the UT community who wish to engage with Black and African American theatre and theatre scholarship.

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Research and Reference

  • American drama -- African American Authors
  • African Americans -- Drama
  • African American press -- History -- 20th century
  • African American theater
  • African American theater Chicago [Subject Keywords]
  • African American theater -- New York (State) -- New York
  • African Americans in the performing arts.
  • American drama -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
  • Black Arts movement.
  • Black power -- United States -- History -- 20th century
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • Harlem Renaissance -- Dictionaries
  • Harlem Renaissance -- Encyclopedias
  • Little theater movement -- United States.
  • Minstrel shows -- United States
  • Musical Theater African Americans [Subject Keywords]

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