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Shout Because You're Free

The African American Ring Shout Tradition in Coastal Georgia

Shout Because You're Free( )
Author: Rosenbaum, Art
Photographer: Rosenbaum, Margo Newmark
Supplement by: Buis, Johann S.
ISBN:978-0-8203-4611-3
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of Georgia Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

The ring shout is the oldest known African American performance tradition surviving on the North American continent. Performed for the purpose of religious worship, this fusion of dance, song and percussion survives today in the Bolton Community of McIntosh County, Georgia. Incorporating oral history, first-person accounts, musical transcriptions, photographs and drawings, Shout Because You're Free documents a group of performers known as the McIntosh County Shouters.

Book Details
Pages:216
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Customs & Traditions
Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7 x 9 x 0.7 Inches
Book Weight:1 Pounds

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