The Resource Spiritual Interrogations : Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing

Spiritual Interrogations : Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing

Label
Spiritual Interrogations : Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing
Title
Spiritual Interrogations
Title remainder
Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The late eighteenth century witnessed an influx of black women to the slave-trading ports of the American Northeast. The formation of an early African American community, bound together by shared experiences and spiritual values, owed much to these women's voices. The significance of their writings would be profound for all African Americans' sense of their own identity as a people. Katherine Clay Bassard's book is the first detailed account of pre-Emancipation writings from the period of 1760 to 1863, in light of a developing African American religious culture and emerging free black communiti
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
810.9/382
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS153.N5B33 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Spiritual Interrogations : Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
ocn705527033
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400822591
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt7h2
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32217651
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)705527033
  • pebcs1400822599

Library Locations

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