The Resource The Ethiopian prophecy in Black American letters, Roy Kay

The Ethiopian prophecy in Black American letters, Roy Kay

Label
The Ethiopian prophecy in Black American letters
Title
The Ethiopian prophecy in Black American letters
Statement of responsibility
Roy Kay
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Utilizing examples from Richard Allen, Maria W. Stewart, Kate Drumgoold, Phillis Wheatley, Martin Delany, W.E.B. DuBois, Marcus Garvey, and Ralph Ellison, Kay reveals the wide variety of ways this verse has been interpreted and conceptualized in African American history and letters for more than two hundred years. &
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
223/.20608996073
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1450 68th
LC item number
.K39 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
History of African American Religions
Label
The Ethiopian prophecy in Black American letters, Roy Kay
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the inch and ells of Psalm 68:31 -- Early Jewish and Christian figures of Ethiopia -- Managing Blackness: Protestant readings of Psalm 68:31 in colonial America -- Uplifting Ethiopia in America: conversion, self-consciousness, and the figure of Ethiopia -- Missionary emigrationism: Psalm 68:31 and uplifting the Ethiopians in Africa -- Psalm 68:31 and the fight for freedom and equality in antebellum America -- Reading for independence: the figure of Ethiopia and the new Africa -- Rewriting Psalm 68:31: narrative formations of Ethiopia -- Figural exhaustion: parodying the figures of Ethiopia -- Conclusion: reading and refiguring the figures of Ethiopia
Control code
ocn751977974
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813040516
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27387781
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)751977974
  • ebsco0813040515

Library Locations

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