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The Trickster Comes WestPan-African Influence in Early Black Diasporan Narratives

The Trickster Comes West: Pan-African Influence in Early Black Diasporan Narratives

Babacar M'Baye

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732337
eISBN:
9781604733525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732337.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Folk Literature

In the past, scholars have looked at narratives of the African diaspora only to discover how these memoirs, poems, and fictions related to the West. This book explores relationships among ... More

Wolf TracksPopular Art and Re-Africanization in Twentieth-Century Panama

Wolf Tracks: Popular Art and Re-Africanization in Twentieth-Century Panama

Peter Szok

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032431
eISBN:
9781617032448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032431.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Folk Literature

Popular art is a masculine and working-class genre, associated with Panama’s black population. Its practitioners are self-taught, commercial painters, whose high-toned designs, vibrant portraits, and ... More

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