Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 01 September 2019

312 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190064228

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (01)

Spirit in the Dark

A Religious History of Racial Aesthetics

Josef Sorett

  • Offers a religious history of texts, writers and intellectuals typically taken to be secular
  • Reveals a religious impulse at the center of the African American literary imagination
  • Provides an introduction to African American religion and literature