Title

[The Unleveled Lot Called Life, Communication in Race Relations]

Original Title

Mitchell, Dr. Henry H., H.H.M. at UTEP Linguistics in Race Relations: Faithful Central; Parents/The Unlevel Lot Called Life

Authors

Henry Mitchell

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Collection

Martin Luther King Fellows In Black Religious Studies, Inc. Collection

Document Type

Audio

Date Information

1973-05-20

Playing Time

01:31:46

Abstract

Dr. Henry Mitchell delivers a sermon on life. In the sermon he talks about being a faithful servant and taking the initiative in life. Dr. Mitchell also gives a presentation on communication, race relations and language.

File Name

auc.048.b10t35.19730520.aud0035

Comments

00:00:05 Audio begins with Dr. Henry Mitchell reading scripture.

00:00:41 Greets pastor Robinson and other guests.

00:03:26 Introduces his subject, The Unleveled Lot Called Life.

00:11:33 Talks about being a faithful servant.

00:18:12 Talks about how in December 1942 he was asked to come to Washington D.C. to be a candidate for a church.

00:21:06 Talks about how he is not talking about living in fake space or unreality and facing the reality of the whole lot.

00:26:57 Talks about thinking and taking the initiative.

00:32:00 Talks about grandma’s soul being in the presence of God.

00:36:51 Prayer.

00:42:17 Dr. Henry Mitchell’s wife speaks about hidden agenda and asks for feedback.

00:42:25 Music.

00:45:57 Dr. Henry Mitchell speaks about communication and race relations.

00:53:51 Speaks in Spanish.

00:56:18 Talks about issue of the extent to which one identifies with the speech of people like them.

00:59:30 Talks about how language is stratified and is used to signal to which part of the system one is in.

01:05:35 Talks about multicultural formation of a teacher.

01:11:36 Questions and Answers.

01:31:46 Audio abruptly ends.

Acknowledgements

The Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library acknowledges the generous support of the National Endowment for Humanities - Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Implementation Project Grant in supporting the processing and digitization of a number of its major archival collections as part of the project: Spreading the Word: Expanding Access to African American Religious Archival Collections at the Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library.

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