|Statement||Paule Marshall ; [with an introduction by Darwin T. Turner]|
|Series||Howard University Press library of contemporary literature|
|LC Classifications||PS3563.A7223 S68 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xlviii, 185 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||185|
|LC Control Number||88001270|
Soul Clap Its Hands and Sing Paperback – January 1, by Natalie L. M. Petesch (Author)Author: Natalie L. M. Petesch. soul clap hands and sing by Paule Marshall ‧ RELEASE DATE: N/A These four long stories, published a scant two years after Brown Girl, Brown- a promising but young and personal first novel, reveal a talent astonishingly : Paule Marshall. These four long stories, published a scant two years after Brown Girl, Brown- a promising but young and personal first novel, reveal a talent astonishingly matured. Mrs. Marshall, a Negro, has suddenly expanded a private sense of race and color into enormously wide, almost mystic, sense of the shimmering chiaroscuro of life itself in its mixed moods and human destinies. Soul Clap Hands and Sing, a collection of four novellas, presents four aging men who come to terms with their earlier refusal to affirm lasting values. Marshall’s short story “Reena” was one of the first pieces of fiction to feature a college-educated, politically.
The title and thematic center of Soul Clap Hands and Sing are taken from William Butler Yeats’s poem “Sailing to Byzantium”: “An aged man is but a paltry thing,/ A tattered coat upon a. Soul Clap its Hands and Sing Appropriation, collaboration, experimentation. Monday, Ma Book spine cento. The dead and the living, all Street of Crocodiles Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird Wallace Stevens Writing Tips anthony manning blackout book sort book spine cento book spine poem bookmash chromium nebulae elegy. Soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing For every tatter in its mortal dress, Nor is there singing school but studying Monuments of its own magnificence; And therefore I have sailed the seas and come To the holy city of Byzantium. III O sages standing in God's holy fire As in the gold mosaic of a wall, Come from the holy fire, perne in a gyre. Soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing. For every tatter in its mortal dress, Nor is there singing school but studying. Monuments of its own magnificence; And therefore I have sailed the seas and come. To the holy city of Byzantium. III. Sailing to Byzantium By William Butler Yeats.
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