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The Resource Mercy, mercy me : the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye, Michael Eric Dyson

Mercy, mercy me : the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye, Michael Eric Dyson

Label
Mercy, mercy me : the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye
Title
Mercy, mercy me
Title remainder
the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye
Statement of responsibility
Michael Eric Dyson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of an American icon to reconstruct a portrait of Gaye as a flawed artist, troubled by addiction and prone to domestic abuse, who nevertheless helped define America in the turbulent 1970s
Biography type
individual biography
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184952
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 782.421644/092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
ML420.G305
LC item number
D97 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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True
Target audience
adult
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the art, loves, and demons of Marvin Gaye
Label
Mercy, mercy me : the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye, Michael Eric Dyson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2004002411.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-280), discography (p. 253-260), and index
Contents
"Ain't nothing like the real thing" : Marvin Gaye's meaning -- "What's going on" : Marvin, Motown, and me -- "Stubborn kind of fellow" : the search for a style -- "If this world were mine" : the politics of soul music -- "Somethin' like sanctified" : sexuality and spirituality -- "How sweet it is to be loved by you" : black love and secret romance -- "Come live with me, angel" : eroticism and exodus -- "Father, father, father we don't need to escalate" : Afroedipalism, corporal punishment, and the politics of self-destruction -- "Trouble man" : from the Prince of Motown to the Pied Piper of R&B
Control code
2358220
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9780465017706
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2004002411
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54372893
Label
Mercy, mercy me : the art, loves and demons of Marvin Gaye, Michael Eric Dyson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2004002411.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-280), discography (p. 253-260), and index
Contents
"Ain't nothing like the real thing" : Marvin Gaye's meaning -- "What's going on" : Marvin, Motown, and me -- "Stubborn kind of fellow" : the search for a style -- "If this world were mine" : the politics of soul music -- "Somethin' like sanctified" : sexuality and spirituality -- "How sweet it is to be loved by you" : black love and secret romance -- "Come live with me, angel" : eroticism and exodus -- "Father, father, father we don't need to escalate" : Afroedipalism, corporal punishment, and the politics of self-destruction -- "Trouble man" : from the Prince of Motown to the Pied Piper of R&B
Control code
2358220
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9780465017706
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2004002411
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54372893

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