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Dance, Daryl Cumber

Overview
Works: 21 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 4,287 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Folk tales  Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Biography  Case studies  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works about Daryl Cumber Dance
 
Most widely held works by Daryl Cumber Dance
From my people : 400 years of African American folklore( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of African American life and culture brings together four hundred years of folklore, traditional tales, recipes, proverbs, legends, folk songs, and folk art
Shuckin' and jivin' : folklore from contemporary Black Americans by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty Caribbean writers : a bio-bibliographical critical sourcebook by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore from contemporary Jamaicans by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long gone : the Mecklenburg Six and the theme of escape in Black folklore by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New World Adams : conversations with contemporary West Indian writers by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The HistoryMakers video oral history with Daryl Cumber Dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Daryl Cumber Dance was born on January 17, 1938, in Richmond, Virginia. Dance earned her A.B. degree and M.A. degree in English from Virginia State College – now Virginia State University – and earned her Ph.D. degree in English in 1971, from the University of Virginia. Dance taught English at Armstrong High School from 1957 until 1962, when she became an instructor of English at Virginia State University. Dance was on faculty at Virginia Commonwealth University for twenty years as an associate, assistant, and full professor of English. She worked as a professor of English at the University of Richmond from 1993 to 2012, and was named the Sterling A. Brown Professor of English at Howard University in 2013. Dance authored nine books and contributed to over a dozen other books and numerous academic journals. The College Language Association inaugurated The Daryl Cumber Dance Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012
Wit and humor in Black American literature by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lineage of Abraham : the biography of a free Black family in Charles City, VA by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Furious flower II : regenerating the Black poetic tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three part video anthology of African American poetry offering intimate portraits of leading poets reading and discussing their own works
Afro-American humor by Daryl Cumber Dance( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afro-American folklore by Daryl Cumber Dance( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lecture on Afro-American folklore presented to the "Third world cultures" class at Iowa State University
Virginia black women in the oral tradition by Daryl Cumber Dance( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An analysis of William Faulkner's Light in August by Daryl Cumber Dance( )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Go Eena Kumbla : a comparison of Erna Brodber's 'Jane and Louisa will soon come Home' and Toni Cade Bambara's 'The salt eaters' by Daryl Cumber Dance( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Poetry reading by members of the Dark Room Collective by QuoVadis Gex-Breaux( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Furious Flower Poetry Center collection presents readings by notable African American poets attending the 1994 Furious Flower poetry conference held at James Madison University, in Harrisonburg, Virginia
Jamaica's Mother : Reflections of Annie Drew by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Archive collection 81-92 by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Live recordings of a concert entitled "Black Traditions in Music, Dance, and Verse," and a forum entitled "Black American Folklife." The concert featured Fris Holloway, African American blues pianist and buckdancer from Durham, N.C.; John Dee Holeman (1929- ), African American blues guitarist and buckdancer from Durham, N.C.; and Horace "Spoons" Williams, African American spoons player and teller of rhymed narratives born in South Carolina, presenting older traditions of blues guitar and piano, buckdancing, rhythmic spoons, and rhymed verse. Also featured were Groove Phi Groove, a male African American social fellowship from North Carolina Central University presenting a contemporary style of unison stepping; Street Justice, an African American group from Durham, N.C., presenting break dancing; and the M.C. Power Lords, presenting rapping and scratching. The forum featured Charles Joyner, an Anglo-American historian and folklorist from the University of South Carolina speaking on "Buh Rabbit on the Slave Plantation: Folklore and History Reconsidered"; Darryl Dance, an African American folklorist from Virginia Commonwealth University, speaking on urban black and Caribbean traditions; Glenn Hinson, an Anglo- American folklorist from Durham, N.C., speaking on African American gospel performance; and Holly Matthews, an Anglo-American anthropologist from East Carolina University, speaking on ethnomedicine in the American South
Emily and Annie : Doris Lessing's and Jamaica Kincaid's portraits of the mothers they remember and the mothers that might have been by Daryl Cumber Dance( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Selections from "From My People." by Daryl Cumber Dance( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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From my people : 400 years of African American folklore
Alternative Names
Cumber, Daryl Veronica

Cumber, Daryl Veronica 1938-

Dance, Daryl C.

Dance, Daryl C. 1938-

Dance, Daryl C. (Daryl Cumber)

Dance, Daryl C. (Daryl Cumber), 1938-

Languages
English (72)

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Shuckin' and jivin' : folklore from contemporary Black AmericansFifty Caribbean writers : a bio-bibliographical critical sourcebookFolklore from contemporary JamaicansLong gone : the Mecklenburg Six and the theme of escape in Black folkloreNew World Adams : conversations with contemporary West Indian writers