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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 Boole Reviews J 09 the violent repression of blacks in the real South were forgotten...
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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): 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 Boole Reviews 53 aspect...
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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' mean...
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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 norma...
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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 (1992) 6 (1): 282–294.
Published: 01 March 1992
...Cornel West Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 On Afro-American Popular Music: From Bebop to Rap Corne] West The salient feature of popular music in First World capitalist and Third World neocolonialist societies is the appropriation and imita- tion of Afro-American musical forms...
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Black Sacred Music (1992) 6 (1): 268–273.
Published: 01 March 1992
...Michael Eric Dyson Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Rap Culture, the Church, and American Society Michael Eric Dyson The fevered response that rap culture has recently evoked presents a telling contrast to the tepid indifference that greeted its obscure or- igins in New York's...
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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): 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...
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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): 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): 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): 194–197.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Our American Musical Resources Several years ago, a young friend of mine came here from Europe to study musical composition at one of our universities. He had been inspired to compose by hearing the music of the masters over the radio...
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Black Sacred Music (1991) 5 (2): 48–50.
Published: 01 September 1991
... Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 Review of The Book of American Negro Spirituals This title is an incentive to conjecture. What should a book contain which is designed to be "the" Book of American Negro Spirituals; how should the matter be treated and what spirit should...
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Black Sacred Music (1994) 8 (1): 239–253.
Published: 01 March 1994
...Mark D. Hulsether Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Jesus and Madonna: North American Liberation Theologies and Secular Popular Music Mark D. Hulsether Tomorrow I am scheduled to speak to my church's youth group on the topic "Jesus and Madonna" (yes, the Madonna who sings...
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Black Sacred Music (1994) 8 (1): 205–217.
Published: 01 March 1994
...Jon Michael Spencer Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Overview of American Popular Music in a Theological Perspective Jon Michael Spencer Blues, jazz, rhythm and blues, soul, rock, and rap are among the American-born music forms that have had a vast impact on the musical cultures...
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Black Sacred Music (1994) 8 (2): 118–120.
Published: 01 September 1994
...Melva Wilson Costen Hildred Roach . Black American Music: Past and Present , 2d. ed. Malabar, Fla. : Krieger , 1992 . 368 pp. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 118 Black Sacred Music sacred and secular space, the photographs of church exteriors always include...