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KJLH-FM and the Los Angeles Riots of 1992 : Compton's neighborhood station in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict, Phylis Johnson

Label
KJLH-FM and the Los Angeles Riots of 1992 : Compton's neighborhood station in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict
Title
KJLH-FM and the Los Angeles Riots of 1992
Title remainder
Compton's neighborhood station in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict
Statement of responsibility
Phylis Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"As the only independently Black-owned radio station in South Central Los Angeles, KJLH-FM was thrust into the media spotlight in the aftermath of the Rodney King trial. This book explores the social, political, and economic impact of KJLH, drawing heavily upon more than 200 pages of interview and program transcripts from the 1992 radio coverage"--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Phylis
Dewey number
791.44089/96079494
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1991.8.A35
LC item number
J64 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • KJLH-FM (Radio station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • African Americans in radio broadcasting
  • Radio broadcasting
  • Riots
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
KJLH-FM and the Los Angeles Riots of 1992 : Compton's neighborhood station in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict, Phylis Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
KJLH on location : soundscapes from South Crenshaw -- KJLH's sphere of influence : assessing Black radio's role in the community -- Lighting the torch : KJLH and its Black radio roots -- Fueling the passion : the wonderful black community mission -- False prophets of corporate radio : the business of Black radio -- On-air vigil : KJLH's transformation to talk -- Tuned in and out front : communicating social responsibility on Black radio -- Change the system : politics of empowerment -- Owning a legacy-and hanging on to it -- Keeping the peace : concluding remarks
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780786443864
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009024871
System control number
  • ocn406945978
  • (OCoLC)406945978
Label
KJLH-FM and the Los Angeles Riots of 1992 : Compton's neighborhood station in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict, Phylis Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
KJLH on location : soundscapes from South Crenshaw -- KJLH's sphere of influence : assessing Black radio's role in the community -- Lighting the torch : KJLH and its Black radio roots -- Fueling the passion : the wonderful black community mission -- False prophets of corporate radio : the business of Black radio -- On-air vigil : KJLH's transformation to talk -- Tuned in and out front : communicating social responsibility on Black radio -- Change the system : politics of empowerment -- Owning a legacy-and hanging on to it -- Keeping the peace : concluding remarks
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780786443864
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009024871
System control number
  • ocn406945978
  • (OCoLC)406945978

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