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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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written by Dale A. Olsen, 1941-; edited by Dale A. Olsen, 1941- and Daniel E. Sheehy (Routledge (Publisher), 1998), 21 page(s)
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written by Anthony Seeger, 1945-; edited by Dale A. Olsen, 1941- and Daniel E. Sheehy (Routledge (Publisher), 1998), 11 page(s)
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written by Anthony Seeger, 1945-; edited by Dale A. Olsen, 1941- and Daniel E. Sheehy (Routledge (Publisher), 1998), 12 page(s)
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The Guardian of the Forces
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directed by Anne-Laure Folly, 1954-; produced by Anne-Laure Folly, 1954- (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1991), 54 mins
The Guardian of the Forces introduces the viewer to the world of Sikavi, a ‘fetish priest’ in Lome, Togo. He controls the spirits of several voodoos or gods. The film explores the significance of sacrifice and possession in communicating with spirits of ancestors and voodoo deities. Tradition and modernity are...
directed by Anne-Laure Folly, 1954-; produced by Anne-Laure Folly, 1954- (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1991), 54 mins
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Haitian Voodoo
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 5 mins
Haiti is a Catholic country. But daily life still moves to the rhythms of spirit religion. The local voodoo priest channels the spirits and tries to help his nephew who has been acting strange.
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 5 mins
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Legacy of the Spirits
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written by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978; directed by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978; produced by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 52 mins
Legacy of the Spirits traces the religion of Vodou (voodoo) from Africa to Haiti to New York City. It explains the theology of the religion, the meaning of the rituals, the pantheon of spirits, possession, the sacred drawings (called ve-ve), the Catholic influence, the history of persecution and more.
written by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978; directed by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978; produced by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 52 mins
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Negro Musicians and Their Music
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written by Maud Cuney-Hare, 1874-1936 (New York, NY: G.K. Hall & Co., 1996), 439 page(s)
written by Maud Cuney-Hare, 1874-1936 (New York, NY: G.K. Hall & Co., 1996), 439 page(s)
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New World Voodoo
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written by National Geographic Society, Washington, DC (District of Columbia: National Geographic Society, Washington, DC, 2016),
Source: video.nationalgeographic.com
written by National Geographic Society, Washington, DC (District of Columbia: National Geographic Society, Washington, DC, 2016),
Source: video.nationalgeographic.com
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Public Vodun Ceremonies in Haiti
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directed by Yvonne Daniel, 1940-; produced by Yvonne Daniel, 1940-, in Public Vodun Ceremonies in Haiti (Yvonne Daniel, 1997), 56 mins
This documentary by Yvonne Daniel shows three traditional Vodun ceremonies being performed in Haiti.
directed by Yvonne Daniel, 1940-; produced by Yvonne Daniel, 1940-, in Public Vodun Ceremonies in Haiti (Yvonne Daniel, 1997), 56 mins
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