Mercy, Mercy Me by James C. Hall
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Mercy, Mercy Me
By James C. Hall

Mercy, Mercy Me

African American Culture and the American Sixties

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Mercy, Mercy Me by James C. Hall

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Using an interdisciplinary approach, this book argues that American artistry in the Sixties can be understood as one of the most vital and compelling interrogations of modernity. James C. Hall finds that the legacy of slavery and the resistance to it have by necessity made African Americans among the most incisive critics and celebrants of the Enlightenment inheritance. Focusing on the work of six individuals-Robert Hayden, William Demby, Paule Marshall, John Coltrane, Romare Bearden, and W.E.B. DuBois-Mercy, Mercy Me seeks to recover an American tradition of evaluating the "dialectic of the Enlightenment."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780195096095
ISBN-10: 0195096096
Format: Hardback
(241mm x 164mm x 25mm)
Pages: 304
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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