On the Mall : Presenting Maroon Tradition-Bearers at the 1992 Festival of American Folklife, Hardback Book

On the Mall : Presenting Maroon Tradition-Bearers at the 1992 Festival of American Folklife Hardback

Part of the Special Publications of the Folklore Institute, Indiana University series

Description

"... engrossing, nuanced, productively and honestly critical in the best sense of the term." -Richard BaumanAfter recounting their experiences as cultural mediators between African American Maroons from the Suriname rain forest and U.S. festival-goers on the Washington Mall, the authors reflect on how folklorists, anthropologists, and museum curators represent others, as well as themselves.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 123 pages, 21 photos
  • Publisher: Indiana University, Folklore Institute
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Folklore, myths & legends
  • ISBN: 9781879407077

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