The Souls Of Mixed Folk

Author: Michele Elam
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804756309
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Both approaches can obscure some of the more critically astute engagements with new millennial iterations of mixed race by the multi-generic cohort of contemporary writers, artists, and performers discussed in this book.

W E B Du Bois And The Souls Of Black Folk

Author: Stephanie J. Shaw
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469609673
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besides the songs which were set down as mixed or of vague tonality.” The
variations, some of whose roots he described as African, include: “1. the major
scale, with the seventh depressed a semitone, i.e., flatted; (2) the major scale,
without the seventh or leadingtone; (3) the major scale, without the fourth; (4) the
major scale, without either seventh of [sic, or] fourth (the pentatonic scale); (5) the
minor scale, with a raised or major sixth; (6) the minor scale, without the sixth,
and (7) the ...

The Souls Of Black Folk

Author: W. E. B. Du Bois
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199384142
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... writhed upward. But we must hasten on our journey. This that we pass as we
near Atlanta is the ancient land of the Cherokees,—that brave Indian nation
which strove so long for its fatherland, until Fate and the United States
Government drove them beyond the Mississippi. If you wish to ride with me you
must come into the “Jim Crow Car.” There will be no objection,—already four
other white men, and a little white girl with her nurse, are in there. Usually the
races are mixed in there; ...

The Souls Of Black Folk

Author: William Edward Burghardt Du Bois
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... the “Jim Crow Car.” There will be no objection, ~already four other white men,
and a little white girl with her nurse, are in there. Usually the races are mixed in
there; but the white coach is all white. Of course this car is not so good as the
other, but it is fairly clean and comfortable. The discomfort lies chiefly in the
hearts of those four black men yonder —- and in mine. We rumble south in quite
a business-like way. The bare 112 THE SOULS OF BLACK FOLK.

Reconsidering The Souls Of Black Folk

Author: Stanley Crouch
Publisher: Running PressBook Pub
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At the same time that we can self-righteously talk of the hypocrisy of white
Americans, we must also acknowledge that had the most enlightened of them not
been willing to push an abolitionist's agenda for so long — and had thousands
upon thousands of others not been willing to lay down their lives to hasten the
destruction of the slave system — our history would be very, very different. So it is
all a mixed bag of fact, passion, rhetoric, superstition, junk science, technology,
economics, ...

The Cambridge Companion To James Baldwin

Author: Michele Elam
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107043034
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In doing so, The Cambridge Companion to James Baldwin captures the power and influence of his work during the civil rights era as well as his relevance in the "post-race" transnational twenty-first century, when his prescient questioning of ...

A Kind Of Wrath

Author: Sandra E. Drake
ISBN: 9780981973111
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Drake offers a new take on the mixed-race experience in the relationship between Paula Kajiyama and Will Cawdry, set in contemporary multiracial, multifaith, multilingual Hawai'i.

A Dictionary Persian Arabic And English

Author: Francis Johnson
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A - \{- khatamāt, (pl. of .3- khatam) Terminations, ends. es; -\{- khatamāti kur'ān,
Recitations of the whole Kur'ān (for the souls of the dead, or in any other act of
devotion). A §§- khatmat, A sealing. ... Aji- hhasr, (v.n.of 3-)Becoming thick(milk).
Being confounded, disturbed (mind). Being mixed (folk). Khasar, (v. n. of jo-)
Remaining in a rural abode, and not going out with the others in quest of
provisions. Being ashamed. A *y- khasrā',(or's i- khasra')(Men)mixed together. A
cy:- khasarān ...

Curiosities Of Indo European Tradition And Folk Lore

Author: Walter Keating Kelly
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This is a plant containing a milky juice of a sweetish subacid flavour, which, being
mixed with honey and other ingredients, yielded to the enraptured Aryans the first
fermented liquor their race had ever known. The poetic fire with which Burns
sings the praises of John Barleycorn may help us, but only in a faint degree, to
comprehend the tumult of delight and wonder, the devout ecstasy, with which the
first draught of the miraculous soma possessed the souls of a simple race of ...