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Title:
From the briarpatch file : on context, procedure, and American identity
Author:
Murray, Albert.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Pantheon Books, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
viii, 195 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Antagonistic cooperation in Alabama -- Context and definition -- Academic lead sheet -- Art as such -- Riffing at Mrs. Jack's Place -- Made in America: the achievement of Duke Ellington -- Me and old Duke -- Me and old Uncle Billy and the American atmosphere -- The HNIC who he -- Soul brothers abroad -- Freedom bound U.S.A. -- The good old boys down yonder -- The "reconstruction" of Robert Penn Warren -- Louis Armstrong in his own world -- Manhattan in the twenties -- The blue steel, rawhide, patent leather implications of fairy tales -- An all purpose, all-American literary intellectual.
ISBN:
9780375421426
Format :
Book