Sacred Space: Photographs from the Mississippi Delta

Sacred Space: Photographs from the Mississippi Delta[Ebook] ➧ Sacred Space: Photographs from the Mississippi Delta By Tom Rankin – Heartforum.co.uk Tom Rankin's blackandwhite photographs explore the heartfelt religious expressions of AfricanAmericans in the Mississippi Delta No single institution in this region has had a more profound cultural im Tom Rankin's blackandwhite photographs explore the Photographs from PDF/EPUB Ã heartfelt religious expressions of AfricanAmericans in the Mississippi Delta No single institution in this region has had a profound cultural impact than the countless AfricanAmerican churches that accent the landscape Landmarks to some, places of spiritual refuge to others, home church to devoted members, these sacred spaces have been planned, built, decorated, and maintained by local communities They provide a sustaining force in both symbol and practice The forty duotone plates in this book include landscapes with churches, church interiors, cemeteries, baptismal lakes and bayous, and black congregations This is an Sacred Space: Kindle - elegant testimony to the persistence, creativity, and communal symbolism of the church and its affiliated expressions In the accompanying text Rankin draws upon his interviews with preachers and church members and upon documentary recordings of church services In the introductory essay Charles Reagan Wilson examines the symbolic meanings of sacred space and discusses the historical and cultural importance of the AfricanAmerican church in the Delta.

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Sacred Space: Photographs from the Mississippi Delta Epub
  • Paperback
  • Sacred Space: Photographs from the Mississippi Delta
  • Tom Rankin
  • English
  • 06 February 2017
  • 9780878056415

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