A singer, for example, can holler
to fans about a new album and sing a few verses; a politician can holler
from the campaign trail; or an athlete can holler
from the locker room following a game.
Being from New Jersey, where hollers
don't really exist, this was unfamiliar territory.
To help us hear it for ourselves, their book includes an 18-track CD with examples of field hollers
, work songs and sermons.
5) With these developments, it is important to reassess Himes's literary and historical achievement in if He Hollers
Let Him Go and examine his fictional response to the events of the early 1940s -- the Japanese American internment and the Zoot Suit Riots -- and their relationship to the African American community.
Harry Belafonte and his colleagues have assembled here a rich sampling of the songs of a people who almost single-handedly invented American popular and folk music, and brought out of the trunks of our deeply troubled and sinful history the spirituals, hollers
, battle hymns, and work songs of men and women who would not be silenced by slavery, imprisonment, or discrimination, but would instead forge a joyful sound to the God who is the light along the long road to freedom.
The Die Hard star, who played saxophone in a New York blues band before launching his acting career, admits: "Frank Sinatra sings, I holler
loudly in key.
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In this essay, I extend Awkward's theoretical project to provide a black male feminist critique of Chester Himes's If He Hollers
Let Him Go.
Carl Sandburg Award-winning poet Sterling Plumpp hollers
blues onto each page of text, fashioning work songs from the mouths of kin to eulogize ancestors into a final living space in the reader's imagination.
This handsome troupe of African American women, with its resident composer and drummer Junior "Gabu" Wedderburn, is a powerful ensemble that mixes rage with pathos, political aggression with droll humor, and field hollers
with rhythmic chants.
This frightened both the Hollers
and their children.
PACOIMA - With cheers and a few hollers
, about 100 seniors greeted the reopening Thursday of the Pacoima Senior Center, which was forced to close in May when six inches of sewage flooded the facility.
Set in rural Kentucky, a place where black folks live "up hollers
and across knobs .
And even though he told several interviewers that If He Hollers
Let Him Go was a bestseller, according to the editors, "there is no evidence to support this claim.
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