Robert Johnson

Lost and Found

; Bill McCulloch

A thorough examination of the truth and myth surrounding one of the greatest original blues performers in America. Les mer
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A thorough examination of the truth and myth surrounding one of the greatest original blues performers in America.

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Prefaceix
Acknowledgmentsxi




1. The Making of a Paper Trail

1




2. Our Hero

5




3. The Anecdotes

11




4. Early Notices

18




5. The Reissue Project, Phase One

27




6. Reissue, Phase Two

33




7. Myth Eclipses Reality

46




8. Reissue, Phase Three; or, Fifteen Minutes of Fame

53




9. A Myth to the Twenty-first Century

62
10. Satan and Sorcery65
11. The Song Texts70
12. A House of Cards87
13. Who Was He, Really?103
Notes115
Bibliography129
Index137

Om forfatteren

Barry Lee Pearson is a professor of English and American studies at the University of Maryland, College Park, a noted blues scholar, and the author of three books, including Jook Right On: Blues Stories and Blues Storytellers. Bill McCulloch is a writer, freelance editor, and musician. He collaborated with Pearson on articles about thirty-six American blues artists for the American National Biography.