Full Title: 'Ebony saint' or 'demon black'? Racial stereotypes in Jim Sheridan's In America Reference: Newhall. B., 2005. 'Ebony saint' or 'demon black'? Racial stereotypes in Jim Sheridan's In America.In: J. Hill and K. Rockett, ed. Film History and National Cinema: Studies in Irish Film 2. Dublin: Four Courts Press. pp.143-142. Book Website (Four Courts Press): http://www.fourcourtspress.ie/product.php?intProductID=64
Trinity College Dublin
(at time of presentation)
Note: Beth essay, excerpted from her master's thesis (MPhil in Irish Theatre and Film at Trinity College Dublin in 2004): it explores the stereotypes informing one of the pivotal characters in Jim Sheridan's film "In America."