Black Resonance: Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature

Emily J. Lordi


Black Resonance: Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature

Black Resonance: Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature

  • Title: Black Resonance: Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature
  • Author: Emily J. Lordi
  • ISBN: 9780813562513
  • Page: 248
  • Format: ebook

Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Black Resonance is a tremendously innovative, illuminating, and eloquent study that promises to break important new ground in twentieth century African American literature and literary criticism, black feminist cultural criticism, and popular music and performance studies. Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature EMILY J LORDI Series The American The first study of black music and literature to centralize the music of black women,Black Resonanceoffers new ways of reading and hearing some of the twentieth century s most beloved and challenging voices. Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature The American Literatures Initiative Kindle edition by Emily J Lordi Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature The American Literatures Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American that has constructed an interface between various forms of black music jazz, blues, gospel, and hip hop and black poetry and prose To this growing chorus, Emily A Lordi s Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature provides an invaluable addition to Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American In Black Resonance, Emily J Lordi analyzes writings by Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin, Gayl Jones, and Nikki Giovanni that engage such iconic singers as Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Mahalia Jackson, and Aretha Franklin. READ AN EXCERPT from Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers Read an excerpt from Emily J Lordi s Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature on Slate Ever since Bessie Smith s powerful voice conspired with the race records industry to make her a star in the s, African American writers have memorialized the Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers Oxford Academic To this growing chorus, Emily A Lordi s Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature provides an invaluable addition to how we regard these affinities Lordi traces fruitful connections between black female singers and male and female black writers on the basis of shared formal, stylistic, and performative details Black resonance iconic women singers and African In Black Resonance, Emily J Lordi analyzes writings by Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin, Gayl Jones, and Nikki Giovanni that engage such iconic singers as Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Mahalia Jackson, and Aretha Franklin. Aretha Franklin s cover of Sam Cooke s A Change Is Gonna This is an edited excerpt from Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature, presented as part of the Slate Academy series Pop, Race, and the s. Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Compre Black Resonance Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature The American Literatures Initiative English Edition de Emily J Lordi na Confira tambm os eBooks mais vendidos, lanamentos e livros digitais exclusivos.



Black Resonance analyzes writings by Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin, Gayl Jones, and Nikki Giovanni that engage such iconic singers as Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Mahalia Jackson, and Aretha Franklin The book focuses on two generations of artists from the 1920s to the 1970s each chapter pairs one writer with one singer to crystallize the artistic practi Black Resonance analyzes writings by Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin, Gayl Jones, and Nikki Giovanni that engage such iconic singers as Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Mahalia Jackson, and Aretha Franklin The book focuses on two generations of artists from the 1920s to the 1970s each chapter pairs one writer with one singer to crystallize the artistic practice they share lyricism, sincerity, understatement, haunting, and the creation of a signature voice.


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