Spirits and Slaves in Central Sudan : The Red Wind of Sennar, Paperback / softback Book

Spirits and Slaves in Central Sudan : The Red Wind of Sennar Paperback / softback

Part of the Contemporary Anthropology of Religion series

Description

This historical ethnography from Central Sudan explores the century-old intertwining of zar , spirit possession, with past lives of ex-slaves and shows that, despite very different social and cultural contexts, zar has continued to be shaped by the experience of slavery.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 282 pages, 9 Illustrations, black and white; XXXII, 282 p. 9 illus.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Spiritualism
  • ISBN: 9781137534798

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