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The Resource Jazz griots : music as history in the 1960s African American poem, Jean-Philippe Marcoux

Jazz griots : music as history in the 1960s African American poem, Jean-Philippe Marcoux

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Jazz griots : music as history in the 1960s African American poem
Title
Jazz griots
Title remainder
music as history in the 1960s African American poem
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Philippe Marcoux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
<Span><span><span>To the endless questions, theoretical statements, and hypotheses about </span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">how </span><span>Black poets transcribe jazz into the poetic format, this book, while providing a different approach to reading jazz poetry, attempts to answer the question, </span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">why </span><span>do Black poets revert to jazz for poetic material. This book's answer is because jazz is Black History ritualized and performed, and jazz performance is storytelling.</span></span><br /><span><span> </span></span></span>
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marcoux, Jean-Philippe
Dewey number
811/.509357
Index
index present
LC call number
PS310.J39
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • Jazz in literature
  • Griots
  • African Americans
  • English language
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • African Americans
  • American poetry
  • English language
  • Griots
  • Jazz in literature
Label
Jazz griots : music as history in the 1960s African American poem, Jean-Philippe Marcoux
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-216) and index
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
The sound of grammar : blues and jazz as meta-languages of storytelling in Langston Hughes's Ask your mama -- Move on up : free jazz and rhythm and blues -- Performativities as creative acts of cultural -- Re-inscription in David Henderson's De mayor of Harlem -- Sister in the struggle : jazz linguistics and the feminized -- Quest for a communicative 'sound' in Sonia Sanchez's -- Home coming and we a baddDDD people -- Birth of a free jazz nation : Amiri Baraka's jazz : historiography from black magic to Wise, why's, y's
Control code
878146440
Extent
1 online resource (x, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306538763
Lccn
2021675660
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 585127
  • 52e2182a-4782-4055-b95b-4121a506d955
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878146440
Label
Jazz griots : music as history in the 1960s African American poem, Jean-Philippe Marcoux
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-216) and index
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
The sound of grammar : blues and jazz as meta-languages of storytelling in Langston Hughes's Ask your mama -- Move on up : free jazz and rhythm and blues -- Performativities as creative acts of cultural -- Re-inscription in David Henderson's De mayor of Harlem -- Sister in the struggle : jazz linguistics and the feminized -- Quest for a communicative 'sound' in Sonia Sanchez's -- Home coming and we a baddDDD people -- Birth of a free jazz nation : Amiri Baraka's jazz : historiography from black magic to Wise, why's, y's
Control code
878146440
Extent
1 online resource (x, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306538763
Lccn
2021675660
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 585127
  • 52e2182a-4782-4055-b95b-4121a506d955
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878146440

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