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22. From Legba to Papa Labas: New World Metaphysical Self/Re-Fashioning in Ishmael Reed's Mumbo Jumbo
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written by Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure, 1961-; edited by Ali A. Mazrui, 1933-2014, Carole Boyce Davies, fl. 1990 and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016; in The African Diaspora: African Origins and New World IdentitiesThe African Diaspora: African Origins and New World Identities (First paperback edition) (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2001, originally published 1999), 350-366
The African Diaspora contributes to the debate between those who believe that the African origin of blacks in Western society is central to their identity and outlook and those who deny that proposition.Contributors include Niyi Afolabi, Adetayo Alabi, Celia M. Azevedo, Antonio Benítez-Rojo, Eliana Guerreiro Ramo...
written by Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure, 1961-; edited by Ali A. Mazrui, 1933-2014, Carole Boyce Davies, fl. 1990 and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016; in The African Diaspora: African Origins and New World IdentitiesThe African Diaspora: African Origins and New World Identities (First paperback edition) (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2001, originally published 1999), 350-366
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4 If You Aren’t Careful, You don’t Know Where You Will End Up!
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written by Daniel Reed, 1963-; in Abidjan USA: Music, Dance, and Mobility in the Lives of Four Ivorian Immigrants, African Expressive Cultures (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2016, originally published 2016), 91-128
Daniel B. Reed integrates individual stories with the study of performance to understand the forces of diaspora and mobility in the lives of musicians, dancers, and mask performers originally from Côte d'Ivoire who now live in the United States. Through the lives of four Ivorian performers, Reed finds that dance...
written by Daniel Reed, 1963-; in Abidjan USA: Music, Dance, and Mobility in the Lives of Four Ivorian Immigrants, African Expressive Cultures (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2016, originally published 2016), 91-128
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Africa's Ogun: Old World and New (Second Expanded Edition)
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edited by Sandra T. Barnes, 1935- (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1997, originally published 1989), 413 page(s)
The second edition of this landmark work is enhanced by new chapters on Ogun worship in the New World. From reviews of the first edition:... an ethnographically rich contribution to the historical understanding of West African culture, as well as an exploration of the continued vitality of that culture in the chan...
edited by Sandra T. Barnes, 1935- (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1997, originally published 1989), 413 page(s)
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Chapter III: Religious Character of the Songs
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written by Henry Edward Krehbiel, 1854-1923; in Afro American Folksongs (New York, NY: Frederick Ungar Publishing Company, 1962), 38-50
written by Henry Edward Krehbiel, 1854-1923; in Afro American Folksongs (New York, NY: Frederick Ungar Publishing Company, 1962), 38-50
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Part II: Present and Near Present: The Streets Of New Orleans
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written by Frederic Ramsey, Jr., 1915-1995; in Been Here and Gone (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1960), 140-172
written by Frederic Ramsey, Jr., 1915-1995; in Been Here and Gone (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1960), 140-172
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Birth of Voodoo
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produced by Jennifer Quilo, National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2002), 6 mins
A story on voodoo religion in Benin. Story follows voodoo priest Aza Ganoun, and his daughter Asiba, as she embarks on journey to become voodoo medium. Sequences also discuss history of voodoo, and its benefit to the people of Benin.
produced by Jennifer Quilo, National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2002), 6 mins
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The Black Musician in Two Americas: Early History-1917
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written by Ben Sidran, 1943-; in Black Talk (New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1971), 55-77
written by Ben Sidran, 1943-; in Black Talk (New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1971), 55-77
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The Bluesman: The Musical Heritage of Black Men and Women in the Americas
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written by Julio Finn (London, England: Quartet Books Ltd., 1986), 282 page(s)
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 14, Part 3, Voodoo
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produced by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011, ABC Commercial, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 14, Part 3 (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
Can you really die from a curse? Jonica Newby travels to New Orleans, home of Louisiana Voodoo, to uncover the source of its power - the Nocebo Effect. Jonica hear's the true story of a harmful hex, attends a voodoo ceremony and visits a scientific lab that's producing some truly astonishing results. Explore the p...
produced by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011, ABC Commercial, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 14, Part 3 (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
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CHAPTER 9 Militarism in Haitian Music
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written by Yuen-Ming David Yih, fl. 2000 and Gage Averill; in The African Diaspora: A Musical Perspective, Critical and Cultural Musicology, Volume 3 (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2005, originally published 2000), 263-289
written by Yuen-Ming David Yih, fl. 2000 and Gage Averill; in The African Diaspora: A Musical Perspective, Critical and Cultural Musicology, Volume 3 (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2005, originally published 2000), 263-289
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