The Great Awakening & Revivalism in America


Subject:
Literary Movements and Periods , Poetry , 19th Century , American

Description:
Brief essay on the Great Awakening, "the name given to the evangelical religious movement which swept America in the 18th and 19th centuries," and the poetry and music associated with the movement. Includes links to biographies of two composers influenced by the movement. Part of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) program "I Hear America Singing."

Publisher:
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/ihas/icon/revivalism.html


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