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Creole : the history and legacy of Louisiana's free people of color  Cover Image Book Book

Creole : the history and legacy of Louisiana's free people of color

Kein, Sybil. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0807125326 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0807126012 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: print
    xxiv, 344 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2000.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: People of color in Louisiana / Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson -- Marcus Christian's treatment of Les gens de couleur libre / Violet Harrington Bryan -- Plaçage and the Louisiana Gens de couleur libre : how race and sex defined the lifestyles of free women of color / Joan M. Martin -- Composers of color of nineteenth-century New Orleans : the history behind the music / Lester Sullivan -- Yankee hugging the Creole : reading Dion Boucicault's The octoroon / Jennifer DeVere Brody -- Use of Louisiana Creole in Southern literature / Sybil Kein -- Marie Laveau : the voodoo queen repossessed / Barbara Rosendale Duggal -- New Orleans Creole expatriates in France : romance and reality / Michel Fabre -- Visible means of support : businesses, professions, and trades of free people of color / Mary Gehman -- Origin of Louisiana Creole / Fehintola Mosadomi -- Louisiana Creole food culture : Afro-Caribbean links / Sybil Kein -- Light, bright, and damn near white : race, the politics of genealogy, and the strange case of Susie Guillory / Anthony G. Barthelemy -- Creole poets on the verge of a nation / Caroline Senter -- "Lost boundaries" : racial passing and poverty in segregated New Orleans / Arthé A. Anthony -- Creole culture in the poetry of Sybil Kein /r Mary L. Morton.
Subject: Creoles Louisiana History
Creoles Louisiana Social conditions
Free African Americans Louisiana History
Free African Americans Louisiana Social conditions
Creoles in literature
Louisiana History
Louisiana Race relations
Louisiana In literature

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