Princeton University Library Catalog

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

Author:
Murray, Albert [Browse]
Uniform title:
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York, N.Y. : The Library of America, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xi, 1049 pages ; 21 cm.
Series:
Notes:
Selected nonfiction writings originally published 1964-2004.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 956-1020) and index.
Contents:
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(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Essays.
  • Autobiographies.
  • Lectures.
  • Biography.
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other title(s):
  • Albert Murray, collected essays & memoirs
  • Collected essays and memoirs
  • Albert Murray, collected essays and memoirs
ISBN:
  • 159853503X ((hardback))
  • 9781598535037 ((hardback))
OCLC:
936192059
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