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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379065-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7906-5
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-075
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... the first to collect their ele ments in orderly documentation. KRAZY KAT FICTION OF VIRAL VERNACULARS Ishmael Reed, Mumbo Jumbo, 1972 Jes Grew, the idea of diasporic African American culture virally spreading across genres and continents, was a phrase that Ishmael Reed took from pioneering critic James...
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By Monica Huerta
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021483-31
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2148-3
... margaritas, pero no las jumbo, las jumbo jumbo! Casi casi puedes darte un remojón dentro de ellas! ¡Ja ja ja! ¡Sí! Como no, mi compadre, hasta la Oprah ha venido a los Restaurantes Salvador s! Pero ella nos visita en el de la Clark. Sí, en la Clark y la Erie. ¡Chips y guacamole, le encanta el guacamole...
Book Chapter

By Monica Huerta
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021483-48
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2148-3
... us. I had them sit us right by the dessert table, so make sure you save room. ¡Ja ja! What else did we see, Prudenica? We walked around a little bit, checking things out. There s an oyster bar I don t know if you guys like oysters and the jumbo shrimp actually look jumbo, which is nice. Sometimes...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... celebrities. The African bush elephant, Jumbo, became a firm favorite in Victorian Britain. Born in Sudan in roughly 1860, he was captured after hunters killed his mother. He traveled across North Africa and the Mediterranean and spent time in Germany and France before arriving in the London Zoological Gar- E...
Book Chapter

By Monica Huerta
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021483-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2148-3
... es! Le gustaban las margaritas, pero no las jumbo, las jumbo jumbo! Casi casi puedes darte un remojón dentro de ellas! ¡Ja ja ja! ¡Sí! Como no, mi compadre, hasta la Oprah ha venido a los Restaurantes Salvador s! Pero ella nos visita en el de la Clark. Sí, en la Clark y la Erie. ¡Chips y guacamole...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... Crandall, Crystal Sloan, Jon Kertzer, Andy Warshaw, Milo Miles, Ian Anderson, Christoph Borkowsky, Jumbo Van Renen, Gerald Se- ligman, Marg Tobias, Rob Allingham, Samy Ben Redjeb, Andrew Seidenfeld, Cathy Mteya, Debbie Metcalf, Fred Zindi, Jack Vartoogian, Robert Smith, Ken Braun, Bonnie Raitt...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... of American Negro Poetry, The Book of Negro Spirituals, The Second Book of American Negro Spirituals, and the sermon poems God s Trombones. Ishmael Reed took notes for Mumbo Jumbo. A description of the Black nightclub Johnson and friends favored, used for fiction in Autobiography, was interpolated as history...
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021483-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2148-3
... an oyster bar I don t know if you guys like oysters and the jumbo shrimp actually look jumbo, which is nice. Sometimes, you know, they try to serve large shrimp and call them jumbo. They think we won t notice the difference. ¡Ja! It looks like they had a really nice roast beef they were slicing up...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-074
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... OF VIRAL VERNACULARS Ishmael Reed, Mumbo Jumbo, 1972 Jes Grew, the idea of diasporic African American culture virally spreading across genres and continents, was a phrase that Ishmael Reed took from pioneering critic James Weldon Johnson and gave to many others George Clinton, for example, once had Reed...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... of a record deal. Her target was Island Records, where Jumbo Van Renen now held sway. Jumbo told her that he still loved Th omas, and as long as there was reliable management, he was on board. Van Renen sent Amy to New York to meet a&r man Jerry Rappaport. Jerry also loved the idea of signing Th...
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012719-279
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1271-9
...). Dorgon + William Parker. 9. Jumbo Recordings, Jumbo 1 (1998). Dorgon + William Parker. Broken/Circle. Jumbo Recordings (1998). Douglas Ewart Quintet. Crepuscule IV in Powderham Park. CD4 in Visionfest/Visionlive. The Blue Series. Thirsty Ear (2003). Earl Freeman. The Universal Jazz Symphonette Pre sents...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-043
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... compiled reporting on all African American popu lar music from 1889 95, as ragtime germinated; they proceeded forward with Ragged but Right and The Original Blues. But ragtime, as Ishmael Reed s 1972 novel Mumbo Jumbo had already insisted, wasn t necessarily meant to be put right: its Jes Grew qualities...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004554-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0455-4
... works in combating these perceived inadequacies. She wrote in 1977, Her works are as subversive as the discovery of a vaccine that ends a preceding ignorance and the pseudoscientific mumbo- jumbo surrounding the particular problem: as much as a theorem that opens up a new mathematical field within...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... expatriate named Jumbo Van Renen was perusing the bins at Rough Trade Records when he came across an imported copy of Gwindingwi Rine Shumba. Van Renen loved this record and immediately recognized its uniqueness. He soon quit his job at Virgin to start his own company, Earthworks, to release African...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-028
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... Buffalo, 209 John Bull, 17, 18, 154, 158, 164, 167 Johnston, Harry, 4, 133 34, 208 Jumbo (elephant), 58 59 kangaroos, 32, 111 Kennel Club, 51 Kenya, 58, 112 13, 191 Keyl, W. F., 47 Kingdon, Jonathan, 206 Kipling, John Lockwood, 3 Kipling, Rudyard, 26 kiwi, 102 7 Knight, Charles, 3, 113 Kreilkamp...
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By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... with Blacks Unlim- Earthworks Records, 133, 140, 142, 232, ited, 330n9; rants/accusations against 315n26. See also Van Renen, Jumbo world music industry, 235, 241, 261, 270– 352 / GENERAL INDEX 73, 276, 326– 27n18, 328n3; saves Chaka Hendrix, Jimi, 31, 47, 72, 75, 159 Mhembere, 273...
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By Mimi Sheller
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012733-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1273-3
... and success: one of the common themes seen on the heavily decorated Tap- Tap buses, embellished with brightly- painted wooden panels along their sides, is the cut- out shape of a jumbo airliner perched along the roof. Spanning the length of the bus, with baggage and passengers piled atop, accompanied...
Book Chapter

By Eric Weisbard
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
.... Second, a countertrajectory that signified with strate- gic vulgarity: Zora Neale Hurston partying in her blues ethnography; Billie Holiday transcending propriety like a bad lyric; Baraka insisting on what Ish- mael Reed later called Mumbo Jumbo. Even Sammy Davis Jr. s new ethnicity fit this anti- anti...
Book Chapter

By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... expatriate named Jumbo Van Renen was perusing the bins at Rough Trade Records when he came across an imported copy of Gwindingwi Rine Shumba. Van Renen loved this record and immediately recognized its uniqueness. He soon quit his job at Virgin to start his own company, Earthworks, to release African...