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Sacral grooves, limbo gateways : travels in deep Southern time, Circum-Caribbean space, Afro-Creole authority / Keith Cartwright.

Author/Creator:
Cartwright, Keith, 1960-
Publication:
Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2013]
Series:
New southern studies.
The new Southern studies
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 309 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Southern States -- Social life and customs.
Creoles -- Southern States -- Social life and customs.
Blacks -- Caribbean Area -- Social life and customs.
Creoles -- Caribbean Area -- Social life and customs.
Space and time -- Social aspects.
Authority -- Social aspects.
Southern States -- Social life and customs.
Caribbean Area -- Social life and customs.
American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism.
Caribbean literature (English) -- History and criticism.
Contents:
Invocation: To Bust Your Shell
Introduction: Reborn Again : Orphan Initiations, Motherless Lands
Part One. The Ancestral House
Down to the Mire : Travels, Shouts & Saraka in Atlantic Praise-housings
Lift Every Voice and Swing : James Weldon Johnson's God-met Places and Native Lands
Part Two. Les Invisibles
Fe Chauffe, Balanse, Swing : Saint Domingue Refugees in the Govi of New Orleans
Making Faces at the Sublime : Momentum from within Creole City
Part Three. Sangre y Monte
"Come and Gaze on a Mystery" : Zora Neale Hurston's Rain-Bringing Authority
"Vamanos pa'l Monte" : Into Florida's Repeating Bush
Envoi: White Women Have Never Known What to Do with Their Blood : Gulf Carriers and Sanguine Knowledge.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780820345369 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
0820345369 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
9780820345994 (paperback : alkaline paper)
0820345997 (paperback : alkaline paper)
OCLC:
818327282
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