Juneteenth Texas : Essays in African-American Folklore, by Abernethy, Francis E.
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- ISBN: 9781574412833 | 1574412833
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 4/30/2010
Juneteenth Texasexplores African-American folkways and traditions from both African-American and white perspectives. Included are descriptions and classifications of different aspects of African-American folk culture in Texas; explorations of songs and stories and specific performers such as Lightninrs" Hopkins, Manse Lipscomb, and Bongo Joe; and a section giving resources for the further study of African Americans in Texas.