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Sentimental confessions : spiritual narratives of nineteenth-century African American women

Author: Joycelyn Moody
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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This work is a study of evangelicalism, sentimentalism and nationalism in early African American holy women's autobiography. At its core are analyses of the life writings of six women - Maria  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joycelyn Moody
ISBN: 0820325740 9780820325743
OCLC Number: 53832015
Description: xvi, 208 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: sympathy and revolution --
(Im)personal complaints / Maria Stewart --
Sin-sick souls / Jarena Lee and Zilpha Elaw --
Rejecting sentimentalism / Nancy Prince --
Slavery's sinners / Mattie J. Jackson --
Thunderous daughter / Julia Foote --
Conclusion: spirit and ecstacy.
Responsibility: Joycelyn Moody.

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Scholars who previously had to settle for occasional and hard-to-find critical studies of early African American women's prose writings will be delighted to see this monograph. . . . Moody is more Read more...

 
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