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- Minstrelsy may refer to: The art of the medieval minstrel The art of the 19th-century American minstrel show...
- The minstrel show, or minstrelsy, was an American form of entertainment developed in the early 19th century. Each show consisted of comic skits, variety...
- blackface minstrelsy arose only with the minstrel show. In New York City in 1843, Dan Emmett and his Virginia Minstrels broke blackface minstrelsy loose from...
- Northumbrian Minstrelsy is a book of 18th and 19th century North East of England folk songs and pipe music, intended to be a lasting historical record...
- Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border is an anthology of Border ballads, together with some from north-east Scotland and a few modern literary ballads, edited...
- The stump speech was a comic monologue from blackface minstrelsy (which is an American entertainment consisting of racist comic skits, variety acts, dancing...
- pure 'folk memory' or 'immemorial tradition'. In the introduction to Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border (1802) the romantic poet and historical novelist...
- individuals working in the tradition existed even into the early 19th century. Minstrelsy became a central concern in English literature in the Romantic period...
- The Dance: The History of American Minstrelsy is an American stage play written by Jason Christophe White and co-directed by Aaron White, which opened...
- performance. With the help of John Leyden he produced a two-volume collection Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border in 1802 containing 48 traditional ballads and two...
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