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Review Of Rebecca’S Revival: Creating Black Christianity In The Atlantic World By Jon F. Sensbach, Edward E. Andrews May 2013

Review Of Rebecca’S Revival: Creating Black Christianity In The Atlantic World By Jon F. Sensbach, Edward E. Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

Reviews the book Rebecca’s Revival: Creating Black Christianity in the Atlantic World (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005) by Jon F. Sensbach.


Review Of The Forging Of Races: Race And Scripture In The Protestant Atlantic World, 1600-2000 By Colin Kidd, Edward E. Andrews May 2013

Review Of The Forging Of Races: Race And Scripture In The Protestant Atlantic World, 1600-2000 By Colin Kidd, Edward E. Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

Reviews the book, The Forging of Races: Race and Scripture in the Protestant Atlantic World, 1600-2000 (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006) by Colin Kidd.


Review Of The Creation Of The British Atlantic World Edited By Elizabeth Mancke And Carole Shammas, Edward E. Andrews May 2013

Review Of The Creation Of The British Atlantic World Edited By Elizabeth Mancke And Carole Shammas, Edward E. Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

Reviews the book The Creation of the British Atlantic World (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005) edited by Elizabeth Mancke and Carole Shammas.


Christian Missions And Colonial Empires Reconsidered: A Black Evangelist In West Africa, 1766-1816, Edward E. Andrews May 2013

Christian Missions And Colonial Empires Reconsidered: A Black Evangelist In West Africa, 1766-1816, Edward E. Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

The article presents an exploration into the work of the late 18th-century West African Anglican missionary Philip Quaque and the relationship between imperialism and religion during the colonial era. The author points out and criticizes the dominant historiographical trend of over-conflating White imperialism with Christian missions. Quaque's life and writings are examined, highlighting the lack of forced cultural conversion within his missionary activities. Discussion is also given regarding the complex identity dynamics within Quaque as a Christian and as an African.


Digging Up History: How Photo-Flo And Elbow Grease Are Saving New England’S Historic Cemeteries, Edward E. Andrews May 2013

Digging Up History: How Photo-Flo And Elbow Grease Are Saving New England’S Historic Cemeteries, Edward E. Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

Gravestones seem to be, like the memories of the people they honor, eternally immutable, intransient reminders of the lives, loves, and losses of the past. Even the substance they're made of is a metaphor for durability and permanence. And yet, as any resident of New England knows, soil moves, water erodes, tree limbs fall, frost heaves erupt, sun rays blister, roots expand, and mold advances. Constant attacks from weather, in addition to the mechanization of landscaping, conspire to destroy these stones as they once stood. Ironically, New England's historic cemeteries are dying. Fortunately, a handful of preservationists are ...


First Fruits: Moravians And The Global Missionary Imagination, Edward Andrews Feb 2013

First Fruits: Moravians And The Global Missionary Imagination, Edward Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

No abstract provided.


Native Apostles: Black And Indian Missionaries In The British Atlantic World, Edward Andrews Dec 2012

Native Apostles: Black And Indian Missionaries In The British Atlantic World, Edward Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

No abstract provided.


Review Of The Life And Letters Of Philip Quaque, The First African Anglican Missionary Edited By Vincent Carretta And Ty M. Reese, Edward Andrews Dec 2012

Review Of The Life And Letters Of Philip Quaque, The First African Anglican Missionary Edited By Vincent Carretta And Ty M. Reese, Edward Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

Reviews the book The Life and Letters of Philip Quaque, the First African Anglican Missionary (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2010) by Philip Quaque, edited by Vincent Carretta and Ty M. Reese.


The Crossings Of Occramar Marycoo, Or Newport Gardner, Edward Andrews Dec 2012

The Crossings Of Occramar Marycoo, Or Newport Gardner, Edward Andrews

Edward E. Andrews

No abstract provided.