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Author Feldman, Heidi Carolyn, 1965-

Title Black rhythms of Peru : reviving African musical heritage in the Black Pacific / Heidi Carolyn Feldman.

Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    781.62 FEL    Available
Description xi, 306 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm.
Series Music/culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-297) and index.
Contents Introduction : staging cultural memory in the Black Pacific -- The criollo nostalgia of JosĂ© Durand -- Cumanana and the ancestral memories of Victoria Santa Cruz -- The Peruvian negritud of Nicomedes Santa Cruz -- PerĂș Negro and the canonization of black folklore -- The legend of chincha -- Susana Baca, immigrant nostalgia, and the cosmopolitan soul of black Peru -- Conclusion : beginnings.
Subject Blacks -- Peru -- Music -- History and criticism.
Folk music -- Peru -- History and criticism.
Dance, Black -- Peru -- History.
Black theater -- Peru -- History.
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