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Black Atlantic Religion: Tradition, Transnationalism, and Matriarchy in the Afro-Brazilian Candomblé
In Black Atlantic Religion, J. Lorand Matory offers his take on some of the long-standing debates about the Brazilian religion of Candomblé by engaging current globalization and transnationalismExpand
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The Radiance of the King
Along with many other eager fans of both the curator and his subject, I visited the Ernie Wolfe Gallery in West LA shortly aft er the inauguration of Barack Hussein Obama for the opening of “Out ofExpand
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Sacred arts of Haitian vodou
Other contributors include Rachel Beauvoir-Dominique, Suzanne Preston blier, Karen McCarthy Brown, marilyn Houlberg, Tina Girouard, Laennec Hurbon, Mama Lola,lizabeth McAlist
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Defiant Maids and Stubborn Farmers: Tradition and Invention in Mende Story Performance
The domei is a popular narrative art form among the Mende people of Sierra Leone. Although it is a traditional form, the narratives are not remembered or retold, but on each occasion the performersExpand
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The elements of performance
Demonstrates command of technical/procedural aspects of the job and ensures that this knowledge is up to date over time. Expand
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