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The Resource Sacred possessions : Vodou, Santería, Obeah, and the Caribbean, edited by Margarite Fernández Olmos and Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert

Sacred possessions : Vodou, Santería, Obeah, and the Caribbean, edited by Margarite Fernández Olmos and Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert

Label
Sacred possessions : Vodou, Santería, Obeah, and the Caribbean
Title
Sacred possessions
Title remainder
Vodou, Santería, Obeah, and the Caribbean
Statement of responsibility
edited by Margarite Fernández Olmos and Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2565
LC item number
.S23 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fernández Olmos, Margarite
  • Paravisini-Gebert, Lizabeth
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  • Blacks
  • Caribbean Area
Label
Sacred possessions : Vodou, Santería, Obeah, and the Caribbean, edited by Margarite Fernández Olmos and Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-299) and index
Contents
  • From The sacred wild to the city : Santería in Cuba today
  • Héctor Delgado
  • From monkey tales to Cuban songs : on signification
  • José Piedra
  • Ifá and interpretation : an Afro-Caribbean literary practice
  • Eugenio Matibag
  • Romantic Voodoo : Obeah and British culture, 1797-1807
  • Alan Richardson
  • "An article of faith" : Obeah and hybrid identities in Elizabeth Nunez-Harrell's When rocks dance
  • Karla Y.E. Frye
  • Vodoun, or the voice of the gods
  • "Another poor devil of a human being--" : Jean Rhys and the novel as Obeah
  • Elaine Savory
  • The
  • shaman woman, resistance, and the powers of transformation : a tribute to Ma Cia in Simone Schwarz-Bart's The bridge of beyond
  • Brinda Mehta
  • Sorcerers, she-devils, and shipwrecked women : writing religion in French-Caribbean literature
  • Ivette Romero-Cesareo
  • Trans-Caribbean identity and the fictional world of Mayra Montero
  • Margarite Fernández Olmos
  • Joan Dayan
  • Women possessed : eroticism and exoticism in the representation of woman as zombie
  • Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert
  • "I am going to see where my oungan is" : the artistry of a Haitian Vodou flagmaker
  • Anna Wexler
  • Le regla de ocha : the religious system of Santería
  • Miguel Barnet
Control code
34704934
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780813523606
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96018145
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Sacred possessions : Vodou, Santería, Obeah, and the Caribbean, edited by Margarite Fernández Olmos and Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-299) and index
Contents
  • From The sacred wild to the city : Santería in Cuba today
  • Héctor Delgado
  • From monkey tales to Cuban songs : on signification
  • José Piedra
  • Ifá and interpretation : an Afro-Caribbean literary practice
  • Eugenio Matibag
  • Romantic Voodoo : Obeah and British culture, 1797-1807
  • Alan Richardson
  • "An article of faith" : Obeah and hybrid identities in Elizabeth Nunez-Harrell's When rocks dance
  • Karla Y.E. Frye
  • Vodoun, or the voice of the gods
  • "Another poor devil of a human being--" : Jean Rhys and the novel as Obeah
  • Elaine Savory
  • The
  • shaman woman, resistance, and the powers of transformation : a tribute to Ma Cia in Simone Schwarz-Bart's The bridge of beyond
  • Brinda Mehta
  • Sorcerers, she-devils, and shipwrecked women : writing religion in French-Caribbean literature
  • Ivette Romero-Cesareo
  • Trans-Caribbean identity and the fictional world of Mayra Montero
  • Margarite Fernández Olmos
  • Joan Dayan
  • Women possessed : eroticism and exoticism in the representation of woman as zombie
  • Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert
  • "I am going to see where my oungan is" : the artistry of a Haitian Vodou flagmaker
  • Anna Wexler
  • Le regla de ocha : the religious system of Santería
  • Miguel Barnet
Control code
34704934
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780813523606
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96018145
Other physical details
ill.

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