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Sàngó in Africa and the African diaspora

Year/Format: 2009, Book , ix, 365 p. :
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Publication information: Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, c2009.
ISBN: 9780253220943 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780253353368 (cloth : alk. paper)
Language: Multiple languages
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Record ID: 2588276
Format: Regular Print Book
Date acquired: March 22, 2010
More creator details: edited by Joel E. Tishken, Toyin Falola, and Akíntúndé Akínyẹmí .
Series statement: African expressive cultures
Contents note: Introduction / Joel E. Tishken, Tóyìn Fálolá, and Akíntúndé Akínyemí -- Defining Sàngó in West Africa -- The place of Sàngó in the Yorùbá Pantheon / Akíntúndé Akínyemí -- The practice and worship of Sàngó in contemporary Yorùbáland / Agrarìnpégbe , Acuke, Gralólú Adéjùmo -- Sàngó's Acurìndínlógún divinatory system / George Olúsolá Ajíbádé -- Yorùbá thunder deities and sovereignty : Agrará versus Aàngó / Marc Schiltz -- Representations of Sàngó in oral and written popular cultures -- Sàngó and the elements : gender and cultural discourses / Diedre L. Bádéjo -- Reconfiguration of Sàngó on the screen / Dúrótoyè A. Adélékè -- Art in the service of Sàngó / Stephen Folárànmí -- The ambivalent representations of Sàngó in Yorùbá literature / Akíntúndé Akínyemí -- Sàngó in the African diaspora -- The cultural aesthetics of Sàngó africanization / Kamari Maxine Clarke -- Wither Sàngó an inquiry into Sàngó's authenticity and prominence in the Caribbean / Stephen D. Glazier -- Xangô in Afro-Brazilian religion : "aristocracy" and "syncretic" interactions / Luis Nicolau Parés -- The literary manifestation of Xangô in Brazil : Esmeralda Ribeiro's "A procura de uma borboleta preta" / Laura Edmunds -- Drums of Sàngó : Bàtá drum and the symbolic reestablishment of Ograyoacu in colonial Cuba, 1817-1867 / Henry B. Lovejoy -- The voices of Sàngó devotees -- Sàngó beyond male and female / Olóyè Agraìná Olomo -- Searching for thunder : a conversation about Changó / Michael Atwood Mason and Ernesto Pichardo.
Added author: Akínyẹmí, Akíntúndé.
Added author: Falola, Toyin.
Added author: Tishken, Joel E., 1971-
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