The Resource Esotericism in African American religious experience : "there is a mystery", edited by Stephen C. Finley, Margarita Simon Guillory, Hugh R. Page, Jr. ; contributors, Julius H. Bailey [and twenty two others]

Esotericism in African American religious experience : "there is a mystery", edited by Stephen C. Finley, Margarita Simon Guillory, Hugh R. Page, Jr. ; contributors, Julius H. Bailey [and twenty two others]

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Esotericism in African American religious experience : "there is a mystery"
Title
Esotericism in African American religious experience
Title remainder
"there is a mystery"
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen C. Finley, Margarita Simon Guillory, Hugh R. Page, Jr. ; contributors, Julius H. Bailey [and twenty two others]
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Contributor
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Subject
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  • eng
  • eng
Summary
<i>Esotericism in African American Religious Experience: "There is a Mystery"...</i>, brings together groundbreaking essays that inaugurate Africana Esoteric Studies (AES): a new trans-disciplinary enterprise that investigates esoteric lore and practices in Africa and the African Diaspora
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MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 200.89
  • 200.8996073
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BF1434.U6
LC item number
.E86 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Finley, Stephen C.
  • Guillory, Margarita Simon
  • Page, Hugh R.
  • Bailey, Julius H.
Series statement
Aries Book Series,
Series volume
Volume 19
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  • Occultism
  • African Americans
  • United States
Label
Esotericism in African American religious experience : "there is a mystery", edited by Stephen C. Finley, Margarita Simon Guillory, Hugh R. Page, Jr. ; contributors, Julius H. Bailey [and twenty two others]
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Copyright
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Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Esotericism in African American Religious Experience: "There Is a Mystery"...; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; Introduction: Africana Esoteric Studies: Mapping a New Endeavor; Part 1: (Pre-) 19th Century; 1 Esoteric Writing of Vodou: Grimoires, Sigils, and the Houngan's Notebook; 2 Paschal Beverly Randolph in the African American Community; 3 The Self Divine: Know Ye Not that Ye are Gods?; Part 2: Early to Mid 20th Century; 4 Working Roots and Conjuring Traditions: Relocating Black 'Cults and Sects' in African-American Religious History
  • 5 Spirit is Universal: Development of Black Spiritualist Churches6 The Harlem Renaissance as Esotericism Black Oragean Modernism; 7 Mathematical Theology: Numerology in the Religious Thought of Tynnetta Muhammad and Louis Farrakhan; 8 On the Knowledge of Self and Others: Secrecy, Concealment and Revelation in Elijah Muhammad's Nation of Islam (1934-1975); 9 Post-Imperial Appropriation of Text, Tradition, and Ritual in the Pseudonymous Writings of Henri Gamache; 10 Mystery Matters: Embodiment and African American Mystics
  • 11 Show and Prove: Five Percenters and the Study of African American Esotericism12 The "Nu" Nation: An Analysis of Malachi Z. York's Nuwaubians; 13 Sacred Not Secret: Esoteric Knowledge in the United Nuwaubian Nation of Moors; Part 3: Late 20th Century to Present-day; 14 Astro-Black Mythology: The Poetry of Sun Ra; 15 Conjurational Contraptions: Techno-Hermeneutics, Mechanical Wizardry, and the Material Culture of African American Folk Magic; 16 Portraying Portraits: The Intersectionality of Self, Art, and the Lacanian Gaze in the Nahziryah Monastic Community
  • 17 Those Mysteries, Our Mysteries: Ishmael Reed and the Construction of a Black Esoteric Tradition18 Rockin' for a Risen Savior: Bakongo and Christian Iconicity in the Louisiana Easter Rock Ritual; 19 Pole Dancing for Jesus: Negotiating Movement and Gender in Men's Musical Praise; 20 Wonder Working Power: Reclaiming Mystical and Cosmological Aspects of Africana Spiritual Practices; Conclusion: The Continuing Quest to Map Secrecy, Concealment, and Revelatory Experiences in Africana Esoteric Discourse "There Is a Mystery..."; Afterword; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
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1 online resource (428 p.)
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online
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9789004283428
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computer
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c
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remote
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  • (CKB)3800000000006992
  • (EBL)1840872
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1840872
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Label
Esotericism in African American religious experience : "there is a mystery", edited by Stephen C. Finley, Margarita Simon Guillory, Hugh R. Page, Jr. ; contributors, Julius H. Bailey [and twenty two others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Esotericism in African American Religious Experience: "There Is a Mystery"...; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; Introduction: Africana Esoteric Studies: Mapping a New Endeavor; Part 1: (Pre-) 19th Century; 1 Esoteric Writing of Vodou: Grimoires, Sigils, and the Houngan's Notebook; 2 Paschal Beverly Randolph in the African American Community; 3 The Self Divine: Know Ye Not that Ye are Gods?; Part 2: Early to Mid 20th Century; 4 Working Roots and Conjuring Traditions: Relocating Black 'Cults and Sects' in African-American Religious History
  • 5 Spirit is Universal: Development of Black Spiritualist Churches6 The Harlem Renaissance as Esotericism Black Oragean Modernism; 7 Mathematical Theology: Numerology in the Religious Thought of Tynnetta Muhammad and Louis Farrakhan; 8 On the Knowledge of Self and Others: Secrecy, Concealment and Revelation in Elijah Muhammad's Nation of Islam (1934-1975); 9 Post-Imperial Appropriation of Text, Tradition, and Ritual in the Pseudonymous Writings of Henri Gamache; 10 Mystery Matters: Embodiment and African American Mystics
  • 11 Show and Prove: Five Percenters and the Study of African American Esotericism12 The "Nu" Nation: An Analysis of Malachi Z. York's Nuwaubians; 13 Sacred Not Secret: Esoteric Knowledge in the United Nuwaubian Nation of Moors; Part 3: Late 20th Century to Present-day; 14 Astro-Black Mythology: The Poetry of Sun Ra; 15 Conjurational Contraptions: Techno-Hermeneutics, Mechanical Wizardry, and the Material Culture of African American Folk Magic; 16 Portraying Portraits: The Intersectionality of Self, Art, and the Lacanian Gaze in the Nahziryah Monastic Community
  • 17 Those Mysteries, Our Mysteries: Ishmael Reed and the Construction of a Black Esoteric Tradition18 Rockin' for a Risen Savior: Bakongo and Christian Iconicity in the Louisiana Easter Rock Ritual; 19 Pole Dancing for Jesus: Negotiating Movement and Gender in Men's Musical Praise; 20 Wonder Working Power: Reclaiming Mystical and Cosmological Aspects of Africana Spiritual Practices; Conclusion: The Continuing Quest to Map Secrecy, Concealment, and Revelatory Experiences in Africana Esoteric Discourse "There Is a Mystery..."; Afterword; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (428 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004283428
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3800000000006992
  • (EBL)1840872
  • (SSID)ssj0001367914
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11796015
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001367914
  • (PQKBWorkID)11445591
  • (PQKB)11285333
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1840872
  • (EXLCZ)993800000000006992

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