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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 75.
Published: 01 March 1989
...Houston A. Baker, Jr. Baker , Houston A. , Jr. Afro-American Poetics: Revisions of Harlem and the Black Aesthetic . Madison : The University of Wisconsin Press , 1988 . © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 Book Reviews 75 Dvorak sums up the apocalyptic...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 76.
Published: 01 March 1989
... © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 From the Black Sacred Music Archive A Bibliography of Holdings on American Antislavery Song Founded in 1984 with a grant from the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, the Black Sacred Music Archive presently contains over 750 music compositions, black...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 68–71.
Published: 01 March 1989
...Wendelin J. Watson © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 Lead Me, Guide Me: The African American Catholic Hymnal Wendelin J. Watson In 1983 the National Black Catholic Clergy Caucus gave its blessing on a project to produce the first African-American Catholic hymnal...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 74–75.
Published: 01 March 1989
...John B. Boles Boles , John B. , ed. Masters and Slaves in the House of the Lord: Race and Religion in the American South, 1740-1870 . Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky , 1988 . © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 74 The Journal of Black Sacred Music...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 72–74.
Published: 01 March 1989
...Vicki L. Eaklor Eaklor , Vicki L. , American Antislavery Songs: A Collection and Analysis . Westport, Connecticut : Greenwood Press , 1988 . © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 Book Reviews Eaklor, Vicki L., American Antislavery Songs: A Collection and Analysis...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 74.
Published: 01 March 1989
...Kip Lornell Lornell , Kip . “Happy in the Service of the Lord”: Afro-American Gospel Quartets in Memphis . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 1988 . © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 74 The Journal of Black Sacred Music that the political songs still embodied...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 75.
Published: 01 March 1989
...Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Gates , Henry Louis , Jr. The Signifying Monkey: A Theory of Afro-American Literary Criticism . New York : Oxford University Press , 1988 . © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 Book Reviews 75 Dvorak sums up the apocalyptic, eschatological...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 109–112.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Cornel West West , Cornel . The American Evasion of Philosophy: A Genealogy of Pragmatism . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press , 1989 . Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 BooleReviews J09 the violent repression of blacks in the real South were forgotten...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 102–104.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Edgar W. Schneider Schneider , Edgar W. American Earlier Black English: Morphological and Syntactic Variables . Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 1989 . Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 capacity "to transmit, disseminate, and render visible 'black...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 86–88.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Robbie Lieberman Lieberman , Robbie . “My Song Is My Weapon”: People’s Songs, American Communism, and the Politics of Culture, 1930–1950 . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 1989 . Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 nition to the religion so that its members...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 93–94.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Martin E. Marty Marty , Martin E. Religion and Republic: The American Circumstance . Boston : Beacon Press , 1987 . Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 Boole 93 Marty, Martin E. Religion and Republic: The American Circumstance. Boston : Beacon Press, 1987. Martin...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 72–75.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Gates , Henry Louis , Jr. The Signifying Monkey: A Theory of Afro-American Literary Criticism . New York : Oxford University Press , 1988 . Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 flection and the goal toward which all of life strives"-is its...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 50–53.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Ray B. Browne Browne , Ray B. Against Academia: The History of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association and the Popular Culture Movement, 1967–1988 . Bowling Green, Ohio : Bowling Green State University Popular Press , 1989 . Copyright © 1990 by Duke University...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 53–54.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Dickson D. Bruce, Jr. Bruce , Dickson D. , Jr. Black American Writing from the Nadir: The Evolution of a Literary Tradition, 1877–1915 . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press , 1989 . Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 BooleReviews 53 aspect...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (2): 100–101.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Spirituals, Blues Important Se ion of American Music Nowadays the history of Negro music, chronicled by able musicolo­ gists, is available to every student who wishes to visit his public library There he may learn dates, names of all important...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (2): 114–123.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 The Men behind American Music Several years ago, the director of music in the public schools of Washington, D.C., wrote a pamphlet on American music in which he said that a certain Virginia-born white composer "understands and interprets...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (2): 86–87.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 The American Composer For many years, people engaged in all branches of artistic endeavor have been hoping for some governmental recognition of their efforts. At last it has come in the form of the WPA, with its many fine projects, its splendid...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (2): 150–156.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 American Music and the Well-Timed Sneer Nothing in the propaganda world is so effective as the sneer. A word­ less sneer defies quotation, but it does its damage all the same. It hits its target with greater certainty than many a volume...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (2): 232.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 An Afro-American Composer's Viewpoint Melody, in my opinion, is the most important musical element. After melody comes harmony; then form, rhythm, and dynamics. I prefer music that suggests a program to either pure or program music in the strict...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (2): 189–191.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Towards a Broader American Culture In a climate of internationalism, American culture has gone back­ ward instead of forward during the last twenty-five years. We have not forgotten it, but we certainly went overboard on Russian musical...