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Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 21 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385417-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8541-7
Published: 01 March 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385615-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8561-5
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 30 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392439-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9243-9
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373308-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7330-8
Published: 31 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005636-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0563-6
Published: 08 September 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372585-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7258-5
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009252-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0925-2
Published: 14 September 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002017-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0201-7
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-045
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
Published: 23 November 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381846-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8184-6
Series: The World Readers
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021872
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2187-2
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-042
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... Poem about the transformative power of the Yoruba goddess Oyá which is connected to the spirit of insistent freedom in African American history, to Harriet Tubman’s sense of mission, and to the spirit of marronage (fierce, ancestral independence) in Rachel’s and Rosemarie’s lives. Harriet...
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By Jerry K. Jacka
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... the land, plants and animals, and human bodies. This life force, ipane (grease), is central to ancestral spirit rituals. Conversion to Christianity has ended many of the rituals formerly used to placate ancestral spirits, which has led most Porgerans to worry about “the end of the land,” a landscape...
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021872-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2187-2