Carla Gerona, Night Journeys: The Power of Dreams in Transatlantic Quaker Culture, (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2004), 2.
Ibid., p. 3.
Ibid., p. 253.
Medicine wheels were probably used for initiation rituals, too, and likely served as highly sophisticated mnemonic devices. See, for example, Lynne Kelly, The Memory Code: The Secrets of Stonehenge, Easter Island, and Other Ancient Monuments (New York: Pegasus Books, 2018).
James Baldwin. (2019, May 13). Wikiquote. Retrieved 14:49, August 23, 2019 from https://en.wikiquote.org/w/index.php?title=James_Baldwin&oldid=2592659. [Note: The passage originally appeared in Baldwin’s essay, “Faulkner and Desegregation” in Partisan Review (Fall 1956); which was later republished in Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son (1961).]