The Resource Black men worshipping : intersecting anxieties of race, gender, and Christian embodiment, Stacy C. Boyd, (electronic resource)

Black men worshipping : intersecting anxieties of race, gender, and Christian embodiment, Stacy C. Boyd, (electronic resource)

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Black men worshipping : intersecting anxieties of race, gender, and Christian embodiment
Title
Black men worshipping
Title remainder
intersecting anxieties of race, gender, and Christian embodiment
Statement of responsibility
Stacy C. Boyd
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Black Men Worshipping analyzes the discursive spaces where Black masculinity is constructed, performed, and contested in American religion and culture. It judiciously considers the anxiety that emerges from Black male negotiations with these constructions, placing fictive literary and film narratives in conversation with the non-fictive narratives of controversial and popular religious personalities such as Donnie McClurkin and T.D. Jakes"--
  • "Black Men Worshipping analyzes the discursive spaces where black Christian masculinity is constructed, performed, and contested in American religion and culture. It judiciously considers the anxiety that emerges from black male negotiations with constructions of blackness, maleness, and Christian embodiment. Black Men Worshipping places fictive literary narratives such as Uncle Tom's Cabin and In My Father's House, and film narratives such as The Green Mile in dialogue with the non-fictive narratives of popular African American figures Bishop T. D. Jakes and Pastor Donnie McClurkin in an effort to provide a snapshot of the complex constellation of issues involved in black male Christian embodiment"--
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NhCcYBP
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1973-
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Boyd, Stacy C.
Dewey number
277.3/08208996073
Index
index present
LC call number
BR563.N4
LC item number
B6695 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ebrary
Series statement
Black religion/womanist thought/social justice
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  • African American men
  • African Americans in literature
  • Religion in literature
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • Religion in motion pictures
Label
Black men worshipping : intersecting anxieties of race, gender, and Christian embodiment, Stacy C. Boyd, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-173) and index
Contents
Introduction: Anxious masculinity: the phenomenology of black male Christian embodiment -- Messianic masculinity: killing black male bodies in Uncle Tom's Cabin and The Green Mile -- Bishop T.D. Jakes and the search for contemporary christian masculinity -- Donnie McClurkin and the tensions of black Christian sexuality -- Father stories and hungry sons in Ernest J. Gaines's In My Father's House
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 177 p.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780230339415
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99955285427
System control number
  • ebr10522451
  • (NhCcYBP)ybp7310068
Label
Black men worshipping : intersecting anxieties of race, gender, and Christian embodiment, Stacy C. Boyd, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-173) and index
Contents
Introduction: Anxious masculinity: the phenomenology of black male Christian embodiment -- Messianic masculinity: killing black male bodies in Uncle Tom's Cabin and The Green Mile -- Bishop T.D. Jakes and the search for contemporary christian masculinity -- Donnie McClurkin and the tensions of black Christian sexuality -- Father stories and hungry sons in Ernest J. Gaines's In My Father's House
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 177 p.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780230339415
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99955285427
System control number
  • ebr10522451
  • (NhCcYBP)ybp7310068

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