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Published: 21 December 2018

448 Pages | 46 illus.


ISBN: 9780190634902

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Mahalia Jackson and the Black Gospel Field

Mark Burford,PhD

  • First book on Mahalia Jackson in 25 years
  • Draws on previously unexamined archival and media sources
  • Offers a comprehensive analysis of Jackson's early recordings
  • Reorients the study of black gospel music and black vernacular cultural production more broadly