Spiritual Narratives

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Sue E. Houchins
Oxford University Press, 1988 - Literary Criticism - 445 pages
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These narratives by four famous black woman preachers and evangelists, published between 1835 and 1907, all share a theme that continues to dominate Afro-American literature even today: the power of Christianity to give strength and comfort in the struggle for liberation from caste and gender restrictions.
  

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Contents

Religious Experience and Journal of Mrs Jarena Lee
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Giving an Account of Her Call to Preach the Gospel
1
A Brand Plucked from the Fire An Autobiographical
1
Twenty Years Experience of A Missionary 1907
1
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S. E. Houchins is at Scripps College.

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