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Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... guitarist Jonah Sithole at Mapfumo’s side. 4 / Songs for the Book of History I didn’t know Mugabe. I didn’t know what zanu was. No one came to me and told me how to join the guerrilla war. It was out of these songs. [Mapfumo] was sort of telling us, “You...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Bhundu Boys star Biggie Tembo and Mapfumo’s reaction are described. Back in Zimbabwe, Jonah Sithole, nearing his own death, rejoins the band for the third and last time. The chapter concludes with politics as Robert Mugabe’s coerced payment to the families of “war veterans” triggers over a decade of...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
.... During the war, this song had played as subversive protest. Now it trumpeted patriotic nostalgia. 126 / CHAPTER 7 “Shumba” also raised the bar for guitar-band mbira adaptations. Jonah Sithole and Pickett Chiyangwa interweave their fl at-picked melodies with Charles’s burbling bass, while...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
..., Example—­Matt. 9:13. 2 Cor. 7, 9, 11. Acts 3:19. Acts 17:30, 31. Of Confession of Sins—­Luke 15:21 and Luke 18:13. Forsaking Sinful Ways—­Isa. 55:7. Jonah 3:8. Prov. 28;13. Restitution—­Ezek. 33;15. Luke 19:8. And faith in Jesus Christ. First WorkJustification is that act of God’s...
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By Elana Levine
Published: 06 March 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0906-1
.... Those who have shared specific primary sources are models of scholarly generosity: Leigh Goldstein, Marsha Cas- sidy, Deborah Jaramillo, Cynthia Meyers, Andrew Owens, Jonah Horwitz, Caryn Murphy, Denise Bielby, C. Lee Harrington, and my former student Shawn Glinis. These colleagues and others, including...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
..., Example—­Matt. 9:13. 2 Cor. 7, 9, 11. Acts 3:19. Acts 17:30, 31. Of Confession of Sins—­Luke 15:21 and Luke 18:13. Forsaking Sinful Ways—­Isa. 55:7. Jonah 3:8. Prov. 28;13. Restitution—­Ezek. 33;15. Luke 19:8. And faith in Jesus Christ. First WorkJustification is that act of God’s...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... years. Deep thanks also to all the musicians of the Blacks Unlimited I have been privileged to know, especially Jonah Sithole, Ephraim Karimaura, Chartwell Dutiro, Joshua Dube, Gilbert Zvamaida, Chris Muchabaiwa, and Bezil and Ngoni Makombe, all of whom taught me things about Zimbabwean music...
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By Bonnie Ruberg
... support in all things, and for listening to me with care and comfort both when my ac- ademic work leaves me invigorated and when it leaves me frustrated. Thank you, Jonah Peterson, for being a strange, small, beautiful creature xi A cknow ledgm ents ] who makes me think in new, queer ways about love...
Published: 12 June 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007463-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0746-3
... Orthodox hierarchy. Sacked by Polish forces in 1609 during the Time of Troubles, Rostov regained its religious significance and witnessed a dramatic architectural transformation in the second half of the seventeenth century. The building campaign was set in motion by Jonah Sysoevich (ca. 1607 90), an...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
..., this song had played as subversive protest. Now it trumpeted patriotic nostalgia. 126 / CHAPTER 7 “Shumba” also raised the bar for guitar-band mbira adaptations. Jonah Sithole and Pickett Chiyangwa interweave their fl at-picked melodies with Charles’s burbling bass, while Th omas barks...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Chigwedere is not alone in citing Murenga as a godlike fi gure, the father of Chaminuka and Nehanda, two of the most revered mhondoro spirits. 4. Joshua Dube and Jonah Sithole are the key guitarists in the early history of the Blacks Unlimited. Because their fi rst names are similar, I mostly refer...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... CORRUPTION / 145 course with the Royal School of Music in England, learning to read and write musical notation and mastering the basics of theory—all while continuing to play mbira as he had since his boyhood in Bindura. Th rough a soldier friend, Chartwell managed to meet Jonah Sithole, and then Th...
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Th omas, adding aft er a pause, “except that we lost Jonah.” Th ough just forty- fi ve, Jonah Sithole (sih- TOH- lay), the original Blacks Unlimited lead guitarist, had passed away in August 1997. A depressing number of Zimbabwean mu- sicians had been dying of late, but Sithole’s absence...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... defeat those guerrillas. Whatever the motive, the soldiers set upon Jonasy straightaway. Sarah’s waitress fl ung open the window and shouted to the street where Th omas was standing by his car with the two doormen—the boxer Kilimanjaro, and a young nephew of Jonah Sithole’s named Shumba. Shumba...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-033
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... academic journals and Nancy Cunard s Negro; novels Jonah s Gourd Vine and Their Eyes Were Watching God; memoir Dust Tracks on a Road; musical field recordings; and pioneering documentary film. James Weldon Johnson, the Floridian elder she mocked as passing for colored, was a cultural politician. Hurston...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... guitar style, 191– 92, 197, 322n29 Dande, 13– 14, 50– 51, 63– 66, 305n26, 306n7; Chiweshe, Stella, 50– 51, 79, 137, 313n8 and Th omas’s origins, 14, 36, 282–83. See Chiwoniso. See Maraire, Chiwoniso also Guruve Chiyangwa, Leonard “Pickett” (guitarist), Deep Horizon. See Sithole, Jonah 74...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-067
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... praying to God, they called me by way of derision, a Jonah, because I prayed to God to calm the tempestuous weather. On the contrary, they were making game of the works of the Lord, and said that the old man had fine fire works, for it gave them light to go up on the yards to furl the sails; but to their...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-076
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... France where they spread the Christian Faith. Their landing place today is called the Three Marys of the Sea. One of the churches there is dedicated to Sarah, the Egyptian. Gypsies still come every year to worship at their shrine. Below this boat is Jonah escaping from the whale. The design of the...