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Albert Murray (1916–2013)

Author of Stomping the Blues

Includes the names: Albert Marray, Albert L Murray, Albert Murray -

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Albert Murray has 2 media appearances.

Albert Murray
Booknotes, Sunday, June 16, 1996
Albert Murray discusses The Blue Devils of Nada: A Contemporary American Approach to Aesthetic Statement.

Albert Murray talked about his book, "The Blue Devils of Nada: A Contemporary American Approach to Aesthetic Statement," published by Pantheon. It is a collection of essays on the creative process through which various forms of art are created. He also described the milieu which gives American culture its distinctively open and inventive flavor. He highlighted jazz as the paramount example of American artistic endeavor. The title comes from the emptiness, in Spanish, "nada," of having the blues. (timspalding)… (more)
An interview with Albert Murray
Charlie Rose, Thursday, February 15, 1996
Albert Murray

A conversation with author Albert Murray, who many consider a part of a literary tradition that began with Ralph Ellison and James Baldwin, about his books (timspalding)
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