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Folklore of the United States Native American folklore Native American cultures are rich in myths and legends that explain natural phenomena and the relationship between humans and the spirit world According to Barre Toelken, feathers, beadwork, dance steps and music, the events in a story, the shape of a dwelling, or items of traditional food can be viewed as icons of cultural meaning. John Henry folklore John Henry is an African American folk hero.He is said to have worked as a steel driving man a man tasked with hammering a steel drill into rock to make holes for explosives to blast the rock in constructing a New Negro African American Studies Oxford Bibliographies General Overviews Though Wintz points to as the first utterance of the term New Negro in an article in the Cleveland Gazette June , Gates and Jarrett positions the boundary lines from to with the qualification that the New Negro trope did not remain static for the forty year period in which it was most active It evolved and, according to Foley Study of the Negro Problems W E B Du Bois org The bi monthly publication of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Philadelphia, January contains several important papers, of which that on The Study of the Negro Problems, by Dr W E B Du Bois, is perhaps the most noteworthy. Black Gods of the Metropolis Negro Religious Cults of the Black Gods of the Metropolis Negro Religious Cults of the Urban North Arthur Huff Fauset, John Szwed, Barbara Dianne Savage on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Stemming from his anthropological field work among black religious groups in Philadelphia in the early s African American Spirituals History African American spirituals, usually with a Christian religious theme, were originally monophonic and a cappella and were antecedents of the blues The terms Negro spiritual, Black spiritual, and African American spiritual, jubilee, and African American folk songs are all synonymous Spirituals The Annotated African American Folktales The Annotated Winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Fiction These nearly African American folktales animate our past and reclaim a lost cultural legacy to redefine American literature. Sacred Texts African Religion Sacred Texts African Mythology Page Caribbean Jamaica Anansi Stories by Martha Warren Beckwith Jamaican folklore, music and riddles, featuring an indominable trickster hero. Langston Hughes Poetry Foundation Langston Hughes was a central figure in the Harlem Renaissance, the flowering of black intellectual, literary, and artistic life that took place in the s in a number of American cities, particularly Harlem.A major poet, Hughes also wrote novels, short stories, essays, and plays He sought to honestly portray the joys and hardships of working class black lives, avoiding both sentimental African American Artist Charles W White, Jr info of Frustrated by the education system s omission of Black contributions to American society, White, out of this frustration, began to skip school.
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