Sigler, Danielle Brune
Most widely held works by Danielle Brune Sigler
The new Black gods Arthur Huff Fauset and the study of African American religions ( Book )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
Taking the influential work of Arthur Huff Fauset as a starting point to break down the false dichotomy that exists between mainstream and marginal, a new generation of scholars offers fresh ideas for understanding the religious expressions of African Americans in the United States. Fauset's 1944 classic, Black Gods of the Metropolis, launched original methods and theories for thinking about African American religions as modern, cosmopolitan, and democratic. The essays in this collection show the diversit.