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Collected essays & memoirs / Albert Murray ; Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Paul Devlin, editors.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pottsville Free Public Library.
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Pottsville Free Public Library LOA 814 M961 (Text) 30003009062215 Adult Nonfiction Available -
  Donated by Edward J. Donahue III in memory of LaVerne Scheibelhut Donahue

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  • ISBN: 159853503X
  • ISBN: 9781598535037
  • Physical Description: xi, 1,049 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : The Library of America, [2016]

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General Note:
Selected nonfiction writings originally published 1964-2004.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 956-1020) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The omni-Americans -- South to a very old place -- The hero and the blues -- Stomping the blues -- The blue devils of Nada -- From the briarpatch file -- Other writings. "The problem" is not just black and white ; U.S. Negroes and U.S. Jews : no cause for alarm ; "Soul" : thirty-two meanings not in your dictionary ; "Stone" : definition and usage ; Two nations? Only two? ; Bearden in theory and ritual ; Three omni-American artists ; Jazz : notes toward a definition -- Chronology.
Subject: Murray, Albert.
African American authors > Biography.
American essays > 20th century.
United States > Race relations.
Literature > History and criticism.
Music > History and criticism.
Genre: Essays.
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