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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
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Bassard, Katherine Clay
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wheatley, Phillis
  • Wheatley, Phillis
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • African American women in literature
  • Community life in literature
  • Spiritual life in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • African American women in literature
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Community life in literature
  • Religion
  • Religion and literature
  • Spiritual life in literature
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Women and literature
  • United States
Label
Spiritual Interrogations : Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing
Instantiates
Publication
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
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt7h2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527033
Label
Spiritual Interrogations : Culture, Gender, and Community in Early African American Women's Writing
Publication
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
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt7h2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527033

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