African American playwright, actor, television producer and filmmaker Tyler Perry is an American cultural phenomenon. Perry has made over half a billion dollars through the development of films, plays, and television series that center storylines about black women, black communities and black religion. The success of a Tyler Perry Production, coupled with Perry's participation in a range of media and in multiple roles as creator and actor, position him as a significant site of black religious and cultural expression, and thus critical inquiry and reflection. Womanist and Black Feminist Responses to Tyler Perry's Productions examines Perry's works from interdisciplinary perspectives and provides a necessary response to Perry's current prominence regarding black representation, black religion and black cultural production.Obamaa#39;s veiled use of biblical texts is quite typical in public discourse. He does not cite a biblical text or mention that he is referring to the Bible. Those who do not recognize the reference to Genesis may not ascribe any importance to theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Womanist and Black Feminist Responses to Tyler Perry's Productions|
|Author||:||LeRhonda S. Manigault-Bryant, Tamura A. Lomax, Carol B. Duncan|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2014-07-02|