Title

[Continued-Perspectives on the State of Black Religion in The United States and Christianity in Jamaica] (audio)

Original Title

Tinney Discussion continued. Leonard Barrett presentation, Perspectives on Black Religion in the Caribbean

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Collection

Society for the Study of Black Religion Collection

Document Type

Audio

Date Information

1981-10-22

Playing Time

01:30:41

Abstract

This audio is a continuation of Professor Tinney’s presentation on the state of Black religion in the United States. The audio also features a presentation on religion in Jamaica. Discussed within the presentation are Christianity and the Rastafarian movement. After the presentation there is a response by Noel Erskine.

File Name

auc.120.b02t25.19811022.aud0025

Comments

00:00:04 Audio begins with an unidentified man asking question on liberation movements.

00:04:13 An unidentified man talks about implicit theological values. He also talks about Black women suffering as Black women.

00:13:14 Professor Tinney ends question and answer session.

00:13:33 Professor Barrett discusses the cultural complex in Jamaica.

00:14:07 Discusses the national origins that the West Africans brought to Jamaica.

00:29:10 Talks about how the Jamaican assembly passed an act considering religion of the slaves.

00:42:28 Talks about the revival of the Afro-Christian sect.

00:53:39 He discusses the period of religious refinement and the Rastafarian movement.

01:01:32 Ends presentation.

01:02:03 Response and critique by Professors Noel Erskine and Lesley Damong of Trinity University.

01:30:41 Audio 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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