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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): 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): 14–21.
Published: 01 March 1989
...- ticularly in terms of general themes and techniques. This quality of the col- lection as both representative and un.ique is what renders it worth closely ti~. ' One of at least eleven song collections printed in the era and devoted ex- clusively to antislavery, the first outstanding feature of Simpson's...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 60–61.
Published: 01 September 1990
... and the Fight for Black Freedom, 1829-65. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 1989. Theomusicology is no more interested in Joshua McCarter Simpson, the most prolific antislavery songwriter of moral abolitionism, than in John Mercer Langston, the black theologian and lawyer who was neither a songwriter nor...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 58–60.
Published: 01 September 1990
... in fact let go. Cheek, William, and Aimee Lee Cheek. John Mercer Langston and the Fight for Black Freedom, 1829-65. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 1989. Theomusicology is no more interested in Joshua McCarter Simpson, the most prolific antislavery songwriter of moral abolitionism, than in John...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 74.
Published: 01 March 1989
... a Christian element in synthesis with American nationalism (p. 412). Principally sung at antislavery conventions, rallies, picnics, and churches to boost the morale of the despised and scorned abolitionists, antislavery song was also a religious music sacred to those in bondage, for just knowing...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 74.
Published: 01 March 1989
... a Christian element in synthesis with American nationalism (p. 412). Principally sung at antislavery conventions, rallies, picnics, and churches to boost the morale of the despised and scorned abolitionists, antislavery song was also a religious music sacred to those in bondage, for just knowing...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 1990
... Allen . Joshua McCarter Simpson Joshua McCarter Simpson (born ca. 1821) was a free black citizen of Windsor and (later) Zanesville, Ohio, a graduate of Oberlin College, and a composer of antislavery lyrics. While most antislavery reformers, poets, and songwriters were white Protestant evangelicals...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 74–75.
Published: 01 March 1989
... that the political songs still embodied a Christian element in synthesis with American nationalism (p. 412). Principally sung at antislavery conventions, rallies, picnics, and churches to boost the morale of the despised and scorned abolitionists, antislavery song was also a religious music sacred to those...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 86–88.
Published: 01 September 1990
... as a weapon in the army of left-wing liberationists. Booleleviews BT People's Songs, Inc., was an organization built upon the long tradition of American protest singing dating as far back as antislavery abolitionism. Under the directorship of founding member Pete Seeger, People's Songs-during its three-year...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 61–63.
Published: 01 September 1990
... songbook, The Emancipation Car), whereupon he practiced law in Oberlin. During this time Langston became involved in Ohio's antislavery politics (he was the co-founder of the Ohio State Anti-Slavery Society) and was actively involved in the underground railroad (the "emancipation car") . Langston also...
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Black Sacred Music (1989) 3 (1): 77.
Published: 01 March 1989
... © Copyright 1989 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1989 Contributors Vicki L. Eaklor. Ph.D., is a Professor of History in the Division of Human Studies at Alfred University. She is author of American Antislavery Songs (Greenwood Press, 1988). Willie J. Jennings, M.Div.. is a Baptist minister...
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Black Sacred Music (1987) 1 (2): 40–41.
Published: 01 September 1987
...Alice M. Bacon © Copyright 1987 JBSM /Jon Michael Spencer 1987 Memorial Hymn to General Armstrong Alice Mabel Bacon (1858-1918) was a teacher at Hampton Institute from 1883-1900. Born in New Haven the daughter of a Congregationalist minister who was an antislavery advocate, Miss . Bacon...
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Black Sacred Music (1990) 4 (2): 88–91.
Published: 01 September 1990
... in of the kingdom of God as an unfolding of ultimate community, commencing with the antislavery movement and proceeding through the Social Gospel, the American communist, the civil rights, and the black power movements. McMillen, Neil R. Dark Journey: Black Mississippians in the Age ofJim Crow. Urbana: University...
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Black Sacred Music (1991) 5 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 1991
... in detail in some of the later articles in this volume. On the ideological side, today's hard-core rappers follow in a tradition dating back to the liberation spirituals and antislavery songs of the nineteenth century, a tradition which includes more recent expressions such as Gil Scott-Heron's political...
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Black Sacred Music (1987) 1 (2): 1–16.
Published: 01 September 1987
..., sang, and recorded union songs at protest rallies and on the picket lines 15 and The Hutchinsons who performed abolition songs during the antislavery movement, so did like groups arise during the civil rights movement. Among them were the Nashville Quartet, the Selma Freedom Choir, Guy Carawan...