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Piety and dissent :race, gender, and biblical rhetoric in early American autobiography /Eileen Razzari Elrod.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Elrod, Eileen Razzari.
Publication
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press
Contents
Margins and centers, new and old narrations : biblical voices, great awakening christianity and American autobiographical traditions -- I did not make myself so-- : Samson Occom and American religious autobiography -- John Marrant, John Smith, Jesus : borders, tangles and knots in marrants 1785 narrative -- Moses and the Egyptian: religious authority in Olaudah Equianos interesting narrative -- Gender, Christian suffering and the ministers voice: submission and agency in Abigail Abbot Baileys memoirs -- Devotion and dissent: Jarena Lees rhetoric of conversion and call -- Finding a way in the forest: religious discourse of race and justice in William Apess autobiography -- Religious imperatives, democratic voices, and autobiographical preoccupations.
Date
c2008.
Description
xii, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, December 1, 2008.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-216) and index.
ISBN
1558496289 (library loth : alk. paper)
1558496297 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781558496286 (library loth : alk. paper)
9781558496293 (pbk. : alk. paper)
GUSN
259759
Call Number
Stacks BR515.E47 2008
Descriptive terms
Autobiographie.
Biographie.
Christian biography.
Church and minorities.
Church history.
Race relations Religious aspects Christianity.
Religion.
Sex role Religious aspects Christianity.
Social integration Religious aspects Christianity.
Places
USA.
United States

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