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The Resource Liberating voices : oral tradition in African American literature, Gayl Jones

Liberating voices : oral tradition in African American literature, Gayl Jones

Label
Liberating voices : oral tradition in African American literature
Title
Liberating voices
Title remainder
oral tradition in African American literature
Statement of responsibility
Gayl Jones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Gayl
Dewey number
810.9/896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
J66 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Literature and folklore
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
  • African American oral tradition
  • Folklore in literature
  • Music and literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature et folklore
  • Noirs américains dans la littérature
  • Tradition orale
  • Folklore dans la littérature
  • Musique et littérature
  • African American oral tradition
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Folklore in literature
  • Literature and folklore
  • Music and literature
  • United States
  • Mündliche Überlieferung
  • Literatur
  • Schwarze
  • USA
  • Folklore dans la littérature
  • Littérature américaine - 20e siècle - Histoire et critique
  • Littérature américaine - Auteurs noirs américains - Histoire et critique
  • Littérature et folklore - États-Unis
  • Musique et littérature
  • Noirs américains dans la littérature
  • Tradition orale - États-Unis
  • Literatur
  • Mündliche Überlieferung
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Liberating voices : oral tradition in African American literature, Gayl Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-221) 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
From dialect to blues and spirituals : Paul L. Dunbar and Langston Hughes -- Folk speech and character revelation : Sterling Brown's "Uncle Joe" -- Multiple-voiced blues : Sherley A. Williams's "Someone sweet angel chile" -- Jazz modalities : Michael S. Harper's "Uplift from a dark tower" -- Breaking out of the conventions of dialect : Paul L. Dunbar and Zora Neale Hurston -- Blues ballad : Jean Toomer's "Karintha" -- Slang, theme, and structure : Loyle Hairston's "The winds of change" -- Jazz/blues structure in Ann Petry's "Solo on the drums" -- Folktale, character, and resolution : Ralph Ellison's "Flying home" -- The freeing of traditional forms : jazz and Amiri Baraka's "The screamers" -- Dialect and narrative : Zora Neale Hurston's Their eyes were watching God -- Riddle : Ralph Ellison's Invisible man, or "Change the joke and slip the yoke" -- Blues and spirituals : dramatic and lyrical patterns in Alice Walker's The third life of Grange Copeland -- Freeing the voice : Ernest Gaines's The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman -- Motives of folktale : Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon
Control code
ocm22347550
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780140166552
Lccn
90045559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22347550
  • (OCoLC)22347550
Label
Liberating voices : oral tradition in African American literature, Gayl Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-221) 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
From dialect to blues and spirituals : Paul L. Dunbar and Langston Hughes -- Folk speech and character revelation : Sterling Brown's "Uncle Joe" -- Multiple-voiced blues : Sherley A. Williams's "Someone sweet angel chile" -- Jazz modalities : Michael S. Harper's "Uplift from a dark tower" -- Breaking out of the conventions of dialect : Paul L. Dunbar and Zora Neale Hurston -- Blues ballad : Jean Toomer's "Karintha" -- Slang, theme, and structure : Loyle Hairston's "The winds of change" -- Jazz/blues structure in Ann Petry's "Solo on the drums" -- Folktale, character, and resolution : Ralph Ellison's "Flying home" -- The freeing of traditional forms : jazz and Amiri Baraka's "The screamers" -- Dialect and narrative : Zora Neale Hurston's Their eyes were watching God -- Riddle : Ralph Ellison's Invisible man, or "Change the joke and slip the yoke" -- Blues and spirituals : dramatic and lyrical patterns in Alice Walker's The third life of Grange Copeland -- Freeing the voice : Ernest Gaines's The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman -- Motives of folktale : Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon
Control code
ocm22347550
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780140166552
Lccn
90045559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22347550
  • (OCoLC)22347550

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