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The Resource Black Orpheus : music in African American fiction from the Harlem Renaissance to Toni Morrison, edited by Saadi A. Simawe

Black Orpheus : music in African American fiction from the Harlem Renaissance to Toni Morrison, edited by Saadi A. Simawe

Label
Black Orpheus : music in African American fiction from the Harlem Renaissance to Toni Morrison
Title
Black Orpheus
Title remainder
music in African American fiction from the Harlem Renaissance to Toni Morrison
Statement of responsibility
edited by Saadi A. Simawe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Simawe, Saadi
Series statement
  • Garland reference library of the humanities
  • Border crossings
Series volume
  • v. 2097.
  • v. 9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • African Americans
  • Music and literature
  • African Americans
  • Musical fiction
  • African American musicians in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • Music in literature
  • African American musicians in literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Music and literature
  • Music in literature
  • Musical fiction
Label
Black Orpheus : music in African American fiction from the Harlem Renaissance to Toni Morrison, edited by Saadi A. Simawe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Series editor's foreword / Daniel Albright -- Introduction: the agency of sound in African American fiction / Saadi A. Simawe -- Singing the unsayable: theorizing music in Dessa Rose / Jacquelyn A. Fox-Good -- Claude McKay: music, sexuality, and literary cosmopolitanism / Tom Lutz -- Black moves, white way, every body's blues: orphic power in Langston Hughes's The ways of white folks / Jane Olmsted -- Black and blue: the female body of blues writing in Jean Toomer, Toni Morrison, and Gayl Jones / Katherine Boutry -- That old black magic? Gender and music in Ann Petry's fiction / Johanna X.K. Garvey -- "It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing": jazz's many uses for Toni Morrison / Alan J. Rice -- Shange and her three sisters "sing a liberation song": variations on the orphic theme / Maria V. Johnson -- Nathaniel Mackey's unit structures / Joseph Allen -- Shamans of song: music and the politics of culture in Alice Walker's early fiction / Saadi A. Simawe
Control code
ocm43227374
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780815331230
Lccn
99086215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)43227374
Label
Black Orpheus : music in African American fiction from the Harlem Renaissance to Toni Morrison, edited by Saadi A. Simawe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Series editor's foreword / Daniel Albright -- Introduction: the agency of sound in African American fiction / Saadi A. Simawe -- Singing the unsayable: theorizing music in Dessa Rose / Jacquelyn A. Fox-Good -- Claude McKay: music, sexuality, and literary cosmopolitanism / Tom Lutz -- Black moves, white way, every body's blues: orphic power in Langston Hughes's The ways of white folks / Jane Olmsted -- Black and blue: the female body of blues writing in Jean Toomer, Toni Morrison, and Gayl Jones / Katherine Boutry -- That old black magic? Gender and music in Ann Petry's fiction / Johanna X.K. Garvey -- "It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing": jazz's many uses for Toni Morrison / Alan J. Rice -- Shange and her three sisters "sing a liberation song": variations on the orphic theme / Maria V. Johnson -- Nathaniel Mackey's unit structures / Joseph Allen -- Shamans of song: music and the politics of culture in Alice Walker's early fiction / Saadi A. Simawe
Control code
ocm43227374
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780815331230
Lccn
99086215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)43227374

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