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Published: 11 September 2003

272 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195160789

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American Lazarus

Religion and the Rise of African-American and Native American Literatures

Joanna Brooks

American Lazarus offers a bold new vision of a foundational moment in American literature. It reveals the depth of early Black and Indian intellectual history and reassesses the political, literary, and cultural powers of religion in America.