Hoodoo, Conjuration, Witchcraft, and Rootwork has 31 ratings and 3 reviews. Hyatt’s extensive book “Folk-lore from Adams County, Illinois” is listed in the. Hi there, I saw a post a year ago looking for all 5 of these books. I have all 5 in pdf form if there is anyone looking for a copy here they are. In my search I kept coming across request and post online about “Hyatt’s Hoodoo , Conjuration, Witchcraft and Rootwork” – which is noted as the motherload of.
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There are no reviews yet. It is, in point of fact, an excellent example that can be used to facilitate discussion about cultural and racial bias in academia.
He then transcribed and annotated it for publication. Some people call them nightmares now. Denise Alvarado rated it it was amazing Dec 29, Also it needs to be stressed once again that Hyatt was only focusing on African-American practices and ignored hywtt Scott-Irish and Native-American influences. I’m positive my life would’ve been diff if she had lived past my 7th birthday.
He didn’t tell me definitely how de shoe was dressed, but he tole me the lady had placed something in it.
Cameal rated it really liked it Nov 18, An ‘ after spraying with salt, he told me to wear it I wore de shoe an ‘ immediately my swelling went down within five days.
Dec 7, 5. I simply don’t believe this Denise person but I’ll do further research though Hyqtt afraid I’ll be wasting my time.
Grimoires on Tape — Hyatt – Hoodoo Conjuration Witchcraft Rootwork
Books by Harry Middleton Hyatt. Trivia About Hoodoo, Conjurati Volume one covers topics such as: However, I need to caution you.
An ‘ yuh put dat pitchure up ovah youe door or in yore Bible an ‘ he will come tuh yuh. Now I think there’s hope. I managed to peruse the first four volumes by requesting them through an Inter-Library Loan some years ago.
I wouldn’t want to speak ill of the dead, for I think they know what you are saying. HYATT Like almost everyone who has followed in Hyatt’s shoes, i owe him a debt for his dedication and perseverance in collecting so much magical lore and making it available to all.
James rated it it was amazing Jan 12, We do not work with pagan gods. You get awful restless. You will find info in her books that is found nowhere else. Lists with This Book. The rootwork portion in most cases comes from Native culture and whites have stolen that from them as if they’ve invented it or it came from them culturally.
Go to Scotland, look at all those witch bottles and clooties hanging in the trees, look at the gris-gris hanging in doorways, look at the hoodoo dollies sitting on porches.
If you start reading his works then you will find some very amusing and entertaining stories that have no basis in reality. This has been my experiences so far. Dexter Deandre rated it liked it Aug 06, Hyatt did a wonderful job of preserving various Southern dialects, which to some may be considered ‘slang’ or improper spelling, but to those of who are aware of various African American linguistics, it’s a snapshot of the hoidoo.
Harry Middleton Hyatt – folklore and hoodoo
Is it made for the public? Now, I’m going to be completely honest here.
I’m digging this thread OP.