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A pure solar world : Sun Ra and the birth of Afrofuturism / Paul Youngquist.

A pure solar world : Sun Ra and the birth of Afrofuturism

Youngquist, Paul, author. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780292726369
  • ISBN: 0292726368
  • Physical Description: viii, 346 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portrait, facsimiles ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references, discography and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prelude to infinity -- Intro : Wonder Inn -- Alien -- Marienville -- Bronzeville -- Thmei -- Egypt -- Washington Park -- Arkestra -- Immeasurable equation -- El Saturn -- Isotope teleportation -- Cry of jazz -- Sputnik -- Rocketry -- Tomorrowland -- Interplanetary exotica -- Space music -- Myth science -- Black man in the cosmos -- Space is the place -- Tokens of infinity -- Continuation -- Outro : extensions out.
Subject: Sun Ra.
Jazz musicians > Biography.
Jazz > History and criticism.

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