John Coltrane: Selected full-text books and articles
John Coltrane and Black America's Quest for Freedom: Spirituality and the Music Oxford University Press, 2010
Jazz: A History W. W. Norton, 1993 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: "A Central Figure--John Coltrane" begins on p. 383
Ode to John Coltrane: A Jazz Musician's Influence on African American Culture The Antioch Review, Vol. 57, No. 3, Summer 1999
Jazz Cultures University of California Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Five "Jazz 'Traning: John Coltrane and the Conservatory"
Jazz Poetry: From the 1920s to the Present Praeger, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "The John Coltrane Poem"
Traning the Nineties, or the Present Relevance of John Coltrane's Music of Theophany and Negation African American Review, Vol. 29, No. 2, Summer 1995
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The History of Jazz Oxford University Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of John Coltrane begins on p. 244
Free Jazz and Free Improvisation: An Encyclopedia Greenwood Press, vol.1, 2004
Librarian’s tip: "Coltrane, John" begins on p. 100
Mercy, Mercy Me: African-American Culture and the American Sixties Oxford University Press, 2001
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Four "Meditations: John Coltrane and Freedom"
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