Spike Lee Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)


Baker, Houston A., Jr. "Spike Lee and the Commerce of Culture." Black American Cinema, edited by Manthia Diawara, New York: Routledge, 1993, 154-76.

Discusses the cinematic critique Lee has developed throughout his career, and laments the absence of a Black feminist critique in the director's work.

Burgess, Dana L. "Vergilian Modes in Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing." Classical and Modern Literature: A Quarterly 11, No. 4 (Summer 1991): 313-16.

Asserts that Lee employs Vergilian modes in his Do the Right Thing and discusses the ambiguity of the film's...

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