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Reckless eyeballing

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Theater -- Fiction, African American dramatists -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Fi

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Statementby Ishmael Reed.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3568.E365 R4 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination148 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6792967M
ISBN 101564782379
LC Control Number00058956

Reckless Eyeballing is told primarily through Ian Ball's perspective -- a Creole playwright who is trying to get his play, also entitled "Reckless Eyeballing," into a popular theatre. The story is about his encounters with racists and feminists who want to hinder or change his play to suit their needs.4/5(9).

Reckless Eyeballing book. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Masochism is out and feminism is in, Jews are out and Germans a /5. Reckless Eyeballing eyeballs, vision, sight, blindness, the evil eye, crying, iridology, illusions, hallucinations, optics And other stuff associated with eyes Rate this book.

Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. flag this list. Early on in "Reckless Eyeballing," one of the book's many beleaguered black men observes that "throughout history when the brothers feel that they're being pushed against the wall, they strike Author: Larry Mccaffery.

Reckless Eyeballing - Kindle edition by Reed, Ishmael. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Reckless Eyeballing.4/5(9).

Reckless Eyeballing Ishmael Reed, Author St. Martin's Press $ (p) ISBN Most of the book is devoted to long monologues by various characters against ``the enemy'': black men, black.

Masochism is out and feminism is in, Jews are out and Germans are in, race is out and gender is in, and everyone's fighting (and rewriting) for a piece of the pie.

Jewish director Jim Minsk disappears during a trip to the South. Black playwright Ian Ball writes the all-female play Reckless Eyeballing in hopes of getting off the "sex-list."4/5(1).

**Reckless eyeballing was the offense of a black man who dared look at a white woman. Penalty: Physical abuse, jail or death. *Bumptious contact was refusing to make way for white people on a.

Reckless Eyeballing Summary. Although the dust jacket for Reckless Eyeballing says the novel is "men vs. women, blacks vs. Jews, North vs.

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Ian Ball's first play, a box office smash, enraged feminists everywhere. The young black author plans to win them over with his latest, which will be edited, acted, and produced by women.4/5(1).

"Reckless Eyeballing" is a concept familiar to most Americans. It is most infamous for its use by the pre-civil rights courts to punish and imprison black men for looking at white women. However, it is still used for any form aggressive or inappropriate gaze, especially when a person without power dares to look a person with power directly in.

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Reckless Eyeballing is a work written in the third person that closely follows the life of black playwright Ian Ball over a period of weeks in Manhattan as he tries to get his second major play.

Masochism is out and feminism is in, Jews are out and Germans are in, race is out and gender is in, and everyone's fighting (and rewriting) for a piece of the pie.

Jewish director Jim Minsk disappears during a trip to the South. Black playwright Ian Ball writes the all-female play Reckless Eyeballing in hopes of getting off the "sex-list. Buy a cheap copy of Reckless Eyeballing book by Ishmael Reed.

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ANALYSIS. Reckless Eyeballing () Ishmael Reed () INTRODUCTION “The fiction of Ishmael Reed doesn’t conform to whatever preconceptions one might have about the novels of black writers, or even about American novels in general. Early on in “Reckless Eyeballing,” one of the book’s many beleaguered black men observes that “throughout history when the brothers feel that they’re being pushed against the wall, they strike back and when they do strike back it’s like a tornado, uprooting, flinging about, and dashing to pieces everything in its path.”.

The crux of the novel involves Ian’s attempts to get his second play, Reckless Eyeballing, published.

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Becky French, director and white feminist. Writing Techniques in Reckless Eyeballing. Ishmael Reed. This Study Guide consists of approximately 6 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Reckless Eyeballing.

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This chapter focuses on Ralph Bakshi’s Coonskin () as an exercise in the racial grotesque. The film casts blackness as an absurd modality of critical dialogism with, among other things, the history of American animation, the New South ideal, vernacular cosmopolitanism, the blaxploitation film cycle, the cultural imperialism of Disney, and the countercultural comix of the.

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Reckless Eyeballing " they're getting ready to come in and tell me what for, and they walk in and get overwhelmed in the atmosphere, and they say, man, you're looking pretty." -"Love Medicine" (short stories, this book is the pick of the litter, by far her best to date, got my petulant ass through law school).

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