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The Negro"s God as reflected in his literature.

Benjamin Elijah Mays

The Negro"s God as reflected in his literature.

by Benjamin Elijah Mays

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism,
  • African Americans -- Religion,
  • God in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith a new preface by Vincent Harding
    SeriesStudies in American Negro life
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination[12], 269 p.
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22786211M

    This outstanding collection brings together the novelist and scholar Rex Warner’s knack for spellbinding storytelling with Edward Gorey’s inimitable talent as an illustrator in a memorable modern recounting of the most beloved myths of ancient Greece. Writing in a relaxed and winning colloquial style, Warner vividly recreates the classic stories of Jason and the Argonauts and Theseus and /5(2).   God is a Negro: The (Rhetorical) Black Theology of Bishop Henry McNeal Turner. in his book Do No Harm, one could defend his position on the colour of Author: Andre E. Johnson.

    The Book of Negroes is a television miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Canadian writer Lawrence book was inspired by the British freeing and evacuation of former slaves, known as Black Loyalists, who had left rebel masters during the American Revolutionary British transported some 3, Black Loyalists to Nova Scotia for resettlement, documenting their names in Genre: Drama. View All The Book of Negroes News. About Tomatometer. A series gets an Average Tomatometer when at least 50 percent of its seasons have a score. The Average Tomatometer is the sum of all season %(7).

    Woodson, Carter Godwin, Funding from the Library of Congress/Ameritech National Digital Library Competition. supported the electronic publication of this title. Text scanned (OCR) by Richard Musselwhite. Images scanned by Richard Musselwhite and Sarah Reuning. Text encoded by Sarah Reuning and Jill Kuhn. First edition, of God. God took up His residence in the black slave. The black body became the temple for the Holy Spirit of God. God's exterior was black. So God was not only white. Or brown or yellow or red. God was black as well. In the segregated streets of the South, in the ghettos of Watts and HoughFile Size: KB.


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The Negro"s God as reflected in his literature by Benjamin Elijah Mays Download PDF EPUB FB2

"The ideas of God in Negro literature are developed along three principal lines: (1) Ideas of God that are used to support or give adherence to traditional, compensatory patterns; (2) Ideas, whether traditional or otherwise, that are developed and interpreted to support a growing consciousness of social and psychological adjustment needed; (3) Ideas of God that show a tendency or threat to Cited by:   The Negro's God as reflected in his literature Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Bibliography: p. Access-restricted-item true Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : The ideas of God in Negro literature are developed along three principal lines: (1) Ideas of God that are used to support or give adherence to traditional, compensatory patterns; (2) Ideas, whether traditional or otherwise, that are developed and interpreted to support The Negros God as reflected in his literature.

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Other editions - View all. The Negro's God as Reflected in His Literature The Negro's God: As Reflected in His Literature Benjamin Elijah Mays Snippet view - Common terms and phrases. OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 21 cm. Contents: Chapter 1-Introduction-Chapter 2 -Ideas of God in the Literature of the Negro Masses-Chapter 3 -Ideas of God in Classical Literature Chapter 4 -Ideas of God in Classical Literature Chapter 5-Other Worldly Classical Literature after Chapter 6-The Impartiality of God and the Unity of Mankind.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Description: viii, pages illustrations 23 cm: Responsibility: [by] Benjamin E. Buy The Negro's God as reflected in his literature by Benjamin E. Mays online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $15 - $ His work is intriguing and authentic.

One of the most commendable accomplishments about this book is, it invites the reader to the divine Word, to read the record learning that God's divine purpose included and continues to involve the "Negro" - the African American, persons of a dark hue.5/5(1).

A prior post summarized Lawrence Hill’s novel The Book of Negroes while another post provided a brief look at the relevant historical background of the novel–the fate of the Black British Loyalists in the American colonies during and after the American Revolutionary War. Lawrence Hill.

Now we examine Hill’s own reflections about his novel and how his biography has influenced this novel. Based on a true story, "The Book of Negroes" tells the story of Aminata, a young girl abducted from her village in Mali aged 11 inand who, after a deathly journey on a slave ship where she witnesses the brutal repression of a slave revolt, is sold to /5.

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Ford. 12 Want to readPages: The Book of Negroes “The Book of Negroes is a masterpiece ” — The Globe and Mail “ the exclusive club that includes literature’s most memorable characters now has a. The Book of Negroes is a document created by Brigadier General Samuel Birch that records names and descriptions of 3, Black Loyalists, enslaved Africans who escaped to the British lines during the American Revolution and were evacuated to points in Nova Scotia as free people of : God, Gulliver, and Genocide: Barbarism and the European by Claude Rawson (12 copies) Hopkins, the self, and God by Walter J.

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For the Lord your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great, the mighty, and the awesome God, who is not partial and takes no bribe. Genesis ESV / 2 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful So Jacob called the name of the place Peniel, saying, “For I have seen God face to. LAWRENCE HILL is the award-winning and internationally bestselling author of The Book of Negroes, which was made into a six-part TV previous novels, Some Great Thing and Any Known Blood, became national ’s non-fiction work includes Blood: The Stuff of Life, the subject of his Massey Lectures, and Black Berry, Sweet Juice, a memoir about growing up black /5().

from midwest from good family, went to harlem and became one of the biggest prominent figures in harlem renaissance. Made use of blues and dialect in his work. Charlotte mason again white patron of the arts. After arguing with mason he made a sharp turn to the. there is no specific god of literature.

in ancient Greek literature is simply poetry and art. the Gods and Goddesses of literature are the nine Muses: 1. Clio: The Muse Clio discovered history and guitar.

History was named Clio in the ancient year. Negro labor under slavery was bred to subjection and dependent control. When directive oversight was withdrawn, and the negro left to his own volition, his productiveness and reliability as a worker, for obvious causes, deteriorated.

He had no aspiration to create, no ambition to excel; to him labor was bondage; idleness, freedom. Arthur C. Clarke. A Little Less Girl.

Absalom, Absalom! William Faulkner. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. An Abundance of Katherines. Across Five Aprils. The Adventures of Augie March. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. The Age of Innocence. Is there a Greek or Roman god of books/literature/writing or anything in that area?

What would be the closest to a god of books you could get? Source(s): greek roman god books literature writing area: 0 0 0. Login to reply the answers Post; kelm. Lv 4. 4 years ago.THE HARLEM RENAISSANCE AND AFTER: A CHECKLIST OF BLACK LITERATURE OF THE TWENTIES AND THIRTIES Adams, Edward C.

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