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Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... African spirituality Efua Sutherland ...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... Mariah Grant/Grandma Rye Leesburg Georgia fishing African spirituality ...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... death and dying African spirituality Ella Lee Harris Freeney (“Mama Freeney”) secrecy dreams ...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-040
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... Talks about the old Gods—the ones that Rosemarie’s African ancestors brought with them to America—and how the stories she grew up hearing were a way for people to talk about those Gods without being labeled “unbelievers,” a way to hold on to African understandings. African spirituality...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... speculates about the transformation from the practice of African religions to the acceptance of Christianity among early generations of African Americans. Mariah Grant/Grandma Rye Leesburg Georgia fishing African spirituality ...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... north), and elements of the African American mystic tradition—dreams, visions, and sight. death and dying African spirituality Ella Lee Harris Freeney (“Mama Freeney”) secrecy dreams ...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter first documents the surge in Christian conversion among freedpeople amid their continued adherence to the African spiritual practice of obeah, and then explores the prevalence of nonmonogamous informal partnerships over Christian wedlock—both of which complicate any assumptions...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... that Rosemarie’s African ancestors brought with them to America—and how the stories she grew up hearing were a way for people to talk about those Gods without being labeled “unbelievers,” a way to hold on to African understandings. African spirituality Efua Sutherland ...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... of Christianity among early generations of African Americans. Mariah Grant/Grandma Rye Leesburg Georgia fishing African spirituality Recounts Rosemarie’s parents’ mixed reaction when she and her husband decided to move to Georgia (which the family had left in the 1920s, before Rosemarie was born...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... (such as the lynchings that sent the family north), and elements of the African American mystic tradition—dreams, visions, and sight. death and dying African spirituality Ella Lee Harris Freeney (“Mama Freeney”) secrecy dreams A brief anecdote about Rosemarie being sent to collect her nephew, Charles...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... The one consistent moral force in the early years of African American youth growing up in Louisiana in the 1950s was black religion. Sunday morning was more than simply a time of worship. It was a time of shaping one’s values and learning how to use them, a time of developing a sense of personal...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374169-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7416-9
... as important as creating discrete objects. His own sculpture paid homage to vernacular making. Saar’s assemblage practice was more intimate and centered on spirituality. Through her we can trace the intersection of African American and feminist art networks in Los Angeles. found object art Watts...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373308-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7330-8
... attendant continued racism and injustices in public fashion. It then considers post-1965 Black return migrations to the U.S. South and how these travelers within the United States have either forged separatist communities or invented their African selves as is enacted by the nearby Gullah sea island culture...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 19 March 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1312-9
...Scenes of Black Evangelical Spiritual Kinship in Practice ...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 09 August 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1311-2
...Spiritual Memories and Ancestors ...
Published: 30 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382584-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8258-4
... A. Native American B. African-American C. Hispanic D. Pennsylvania-German E. Asian-American 5. Ethnomedical Traditions in the World A. Latin American B. Caribbean C. African D. Asian E. British F. European 6. History of Medicine 7. General Studies in Medical Folklore 8. General...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007166-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0716-6
Published: 30 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382584-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8258-4
... A. Native American B. African-American C. Hispanic D. Pennsylvania-German E. Asian-American 5. Ethnomedical Traditions in the World A. Latin American B. Caribbean C. African D. Asian E. British F. European 6. History of Medicine 7. General Studies in Medical Folklore 8. General...
Published: 30 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382584-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8258-4
... A. Native American B. African-American C. Hispanic D. Pennsylvania-German E. Asian-American 5. Ethnomedical Traditions in the World A. Latin American B. Caribbean C. African D. Asian E. British F. European 6. History of Medicine 7. General Studies in Medical Folklore 8. General...
Published: 30 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382584-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8258-4
... A. Native American B. African-American C. Hispanic D. Pennsylvania-German E. Asian-American 5. Ethnomedical Traditions in the World A. Latin American B. Caribbean C. African D. Asian E. British F. European 6. History of Medicine 7. General Studies in Medical Folklore 8. General...