Religious Folk-Songs of the Southern Negroes (1909)

Posted: June 29, 2012 in History, Howard W. Odum, Spirituals

Author: Howard W. Odum

Source: archive.org

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The historical dissertation of Howard W. Odum on the popular spirituals of the African-Americans by which he obtained his first doctorate, 1909.

Howard Odum is one of the first to approach the African-American folk song body from a scholarly perspective.

READ THE SCAN OF THE ORIGINAL HERE

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