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The Resource The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech

The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech

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The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech
Title
The sounds of slavery
Title remainder
discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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White, Shane
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White, Graham J
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  • White, Shane
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Songs
  • Oral communication
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Aural history
  • Southern States
Label
The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (CD)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the lords of sounds -- Ch. 1. All we knowed was go and come by de bells and horns -- Ch. 2. To translate everyday experiences into living sound -- Ch. 3. De music [of the slaves] make dese Cab Calloways of today git to de woods an' hide -- Ch. 4. Sing no hymns of your own composing -- Ch. 5. He can invent a plausible tale at a moment's warning -- Ch. 6. Boots or no boots, I gwine shout today! -- Ch. 7. When we had a black preacher that was heaven -- Ch. 8. Soundtracks of the city : Charleston, New York, and New Orleans -- Ch. 9. Soundtracks of the city : Richmond in the 1850s -- Epilogue : the sounds of freedom -- The sounds of slavery : recordings of African American field calls, songs, prayers, and sermons
Control code
22943298
Dimensions
23 cm. +
Extent
xxii, 241 pages
Isbn
9780807050262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 22943298
  • (Sirsi) 22943298
Label
The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (CD)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the lords of sounds -- Ch. 1. All we knowed was go and come by de bells and horns -- Ch. 2. To translate everyday experiences into living sound -- Ch. 3. De music [of the slaves] make dese Cab Calloways of today git to de woods an' hide -- Ch. 4. Sing no hymns of your own composing -- Ch. 5. He can invent a plausible tale at a moment's warning -- Ch. 6. Boots or no boots, I gwine shout today! -- Ch. 7. When we had a black preacher that was heaven -- Ch. 8. Soundtracks of the city : Charleston, New York, and New Orleans -- Ch. 9. Soundtracks of the city : Richmond in the 1850s -- Epilogue : the sounds of freedom -- The sounds of slavery : recordings of African American field calls, songs, prayers, and sermons
Control code
22943298
Dimensions
23 cm. +
Extent
xxii, 241 pages
Isbn
9780807050262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 22943298
  • (Sirsi) 22943298

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