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Title Albert Murray and the aesthetic imagination of a nation / edited by Barbara A. Baker

Publ Info Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PS3563.U764 Z53 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 249 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents In response to being awarded a citation for distinguished literary achievement by an Alabamian (2003) / Albert Murray -- King of cats (1996) / Henry Louis Gates Jr. -- Trading twelves: the omni-American literary identity of Albert Murray and Ralph Ellison / John F. Callahan -- Cosmos Murray and the aesthetic imagination of a nation / Barbara A. Baker -- Albert Murray and visual art / Paul Devlin -- Murray and Mann: variations on a theme / Lauren Walsh -- Dewey's pragmatism extended: education and aesthetic practice in Train whistle guitar / Roberta S. Maguire -- Albert Murray and Tuskegee Institute: art as the measure of place / Caroline Gebhard -- A conversation with Albert Murray (1996) / Don Noble -- Albert Murray's house of blues (1997) / Roy Hoffman -- An interview with Michele Murray / Lauren Walsh and Paul Devlin -- Conjugations and reiterations: an interview with Albert Murray (2003) / Barbara A. Baker -- Murray's mulatto America / Maurice Pogue -- Chinaberry tree, Chinaberry tree / Bert Hitchcock -- Scooter comes home / Jay Lamar -- Wynton Marsalis on Albert Murray (2001) / Roberta S. Maguire -- Albert Murray's Du Bois Medal Citation (2007) / Henry Louis Gates jr -- At the bar and on the avenue with my pal Al Murray / Sidney Offit -- My beginnings with Albert / Louis A. "Mike" Rabb -- The white man between Albert Murray and Stanley Crouch / Sanford Pinsker -- On Michael James and Albert Murray / Paul Devlin -- Michael James on Albert Murray ; Greg Thomas and "the professor" / Greg Thomas -- Life and literature lessons learned / Gail Buckley -- A giant in heart and mind / Elizabeth Mayer Fiedorek -- My travels through cosmos Murray / Eugene Holley jr -- Afternoons with Murray: heart and soul in the key of swing / Carol Friedman
Note "A Pebble Hill book."
Includes bibliographical references and index
LC subject Murray, Albert
Add Author Baker, Barbara A
ISBN 9780817316976 (cloth : alk. paper)
0817316973 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780817355937 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0817355936 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780817384883 (electronic)
081738488X (electronic)