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We had a little real estate problem : the unheralded story of Native Americans & comedy / Kliph Nesteroff.

Nesteroff, Kliph, (author.).

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Summary:

"It was one of the most reliable jokes in Charlie Hill's stand-up routine: 'My people are from Wisconsin. We used to be from New York. We had a little real estate problem.' In We Had a Little Real Estate Problem, acclaimed comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff focuses on one of comedy's most significant and little-known stories: how, despite having been denied representation in the entertainment industry, Native Americans have influenced and advanced the art form.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library 970.004 N376 (Text) 37801000675882 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 04/07/2021 Checked out 06/01/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982103033
  • ISBN: 1982103035
  • ISBN: 9781982103057
  • ISBN: 1982103051
  • Physical Description: xiii, 318 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2021]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-296) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"It was one of the most reliable jokes in Charlie Hill's stand-up routine: 'My people are from Wisconsin. We used to be from New York. We had a little real estate problem.' In We Had a Little Real Estate Problem, acclaimed comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff focuses on one of comedy's most significant and little-known stories: how, despite having been denied representation in the entertainment industry, Native Americans have influenced and advanced the art form. Provided by publisher.
Subject: Indian comedians > United States > History.
Indian comedians > Canada > History.
Indians of North America > Social conditions.
Genre: Creative nonfiction.

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