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The heroines of African Methodism

The heroines of African Methodism

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Published by [s.n.] in Jacksonville, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Payne, Daniel Alexander,,
  • Methodist women

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Susie I. Shorter
    SeriesBlack biographical dictionaries, 1790-1950 -- no. 246
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14654934M

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    After finishing a law degree with help from a local lawyer and opening a law practice in Kimberley inhe fell ill and in was in hospital where it was discovered that he had lung cancer. Her second novel, David's Storytakes place in toward the close of the apartheid era and explores racial identity. In he formed a one-party state, with himself as president for life, and was accused of actively promoting a cult of his own personality. In other words, the white authorities and police deliberately tried to stop his treatments while fully conscious that his cancer was getting worse. The Golden Stool was the supreme symbol of the sovereignty and the independence of the Ashanti, a fierce and warlike people who inhabit dense rain forests of what is now the Central portion of Ghana. Whether or not it is the first published novel written by an African-American woman is a matter of controversy, but had it been completed it might have been the first romance written by an African-American.

    The oral tradition in Africa was a far more expressive means of recognizing women. Their content was 'sweet contemporary'. To the young, she was a faithful counselor; the gay, the giddy, the careless and heedless met in Mother Allen one who was faithful to advise even unto tears. She helped to make it a source of spiritual power.


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The cover carries ihe portrait of Sarah Allen, the "Mother Heroine of African Methodism." It was preserved and handed down across the years by the eminent historian Benjamin W. Arnett, onetime Financial Secretary of the Church, elected a Bishop inand author of several books of lasting value.

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