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Gospel According to Bill Russell

Mark Burford

in Mahalia Jackson and the Black Gospel Field

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190634902
eISBN:
9780190634933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190634902.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Popular

William “Bill” Russell (1905–1992) is best known as one of the preeminent experts on early jazz, having been a principal contributor to the seminal collection Jazzmen (1939). In the early 1950s, ... More


‘Ye English warriors’: radical nationalism and the true patriot

Alison Morgan

in Ballads and songs of Peterloo

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781784993122
eISBN:
9781526138668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993122.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Radicalism and nationalism would appear to be unlikely bedfellows, given that they tend to be placed on opposite ends of the political spectrum; yet this section demonstrates how many of the radical ... More


Union and Confederacy at Bay

Howard Jones

in Blue & Gray Diplomacy: A History of Union and Confederate Foreign Relations

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833490
eISBN:
9781469604497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898574_jones.9
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter begins with the summer of 1862, when the threat of European intervention intensified. This threat was highlighted by the first pitched debate on the issue in Parliament. The Union's ... More


Students, 1876–1882

Bruce A. Kimball

in The Inception of Modern Professional Education: C. C. Langdell, 1826-1906

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832578
eISBN:
9781469605623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889961_kimball.12
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter presents the choice Harvard Law School (HLS) students and professors had to make—whether to make “the uncomfortable transformation of gentlemen into professionals.” Some were attracted ... More


“Singing Comes as Natural as Breathing”: The Mahalia Jackson Show

Mark Burford

in Mahalia Jackson and the Black Gospel Field

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190634902
eISBN:
9780190634933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190634902.003.0009
Subject:
Music, Popular

The CBS radio program The Mahalia Jackson Show represented yet another breakthrough for Jackson and the black gospel field. Airing over the course of twenty episodes between September 1954 and ... More


Classics in their Own Right: Visions and Revisions of Hawthorne and Kingsley

Sheila Murnaghan and Deborah H. Roberts

in Childhood and the Classics: Britain and America, 1850-1965

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780199583478
eISBN:
9780191747472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199583478.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter traces the reception of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s and Charles Kingsley’s mid-nineteenth-century myth collections for children (A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys, Tanglewood Tales, and The ... More


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