UNITED States governmental investigations, POLITICAL participation, MOTION picture industry, HISTORY, and LABOR blacklisting
The author, son of blacklisted screenwriter Paul Jarrico, discusses his views on the Hollywood blacklist in California in the 1950s. He describes his father's testimony during the HUAC investigations. The family moved to France after the HUAC questioning, to get work outside of the production companies adhering to the blacklist.
Cinema Journal. Summer2005, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p57-74. 18p. 2 Black and White Photographs.
MOTION picture industry, HISTORY, and MASS media censorship
This essay recontextualizes Dalton Trumbo, HUAC, and the blacklist by analyzing Trumbo's personal archives, his writings in the Hollywood trade press, his work in the Screen Writers' Guild as editor of its official journal, "The Screen Writer," and his pivotal role in the anti-HUAC debates before he was imprisoned. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]