Introduction: Why Josephine Baker?

Glover, Kaiama L.
November 2007
S&F Online;Fall2007/Spring2008, Vol. 6 Issue 1/2, p9
Academic Journal
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Terri J. Gordon on the convergence of aesthetic and historical circumstances that primed Parisians for Josephine Baker's appearance on stage and films and another by Margo Jefferson on the many contradictory facets of Baker's persona.


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