As you probably know, we’re in the midst of trying to raise money to help promote the Heavenly Sight hour-long public radio documentary and also establish a visually-impaired-friendly website. In the course of doing research for this blog it became very clear how incredibly lacking the web is in resources about blind gospel music. Searching [...]
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After their years of slavery African-Americans kept with them Christianity and the hymnals that sang the religion’s praises. It was a powerful connection in a community deprived of education, where literacy was a rare achievement. Where few people read, word of mouth rules, especially word of mouth raised in oration or song. “For black Americans [...]