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Author Hertzman, Marc A.

Title Making samba : a new history of race and music in Brazil / Marc A. Hertzman.

Imprint Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.6409 HER    Available
Description xvii, 364 p., [6] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-335) and index.
Contents Between fascination and fear: musicians' worlds in nineteenth-century Rio de Janeiro -- Beyond the punishment paradigm: popular entertainment and social control after abolition -- Musicians outside the circle: race, wealth, and property in fred figner's music market -- "Our music": "Pelo telefone" and the Oito batutas, and the rise of samba -- Mediators and competitors: musicians, journalists, and the roda do samba -- Bodies and minds: mapping Africa and Brazil during the golden age -- Alliances and limits: the SBAT and the rise of the entertainment class -- Everywhere and nowhere: the UBC and the consolidation of racial and gendered difference -- After the golden age: reinvention and political change.
Subject Sambas -- Brazil -- History.
Sambas -- Social aspects -- Brazil -- History.
Blacks -- Brazil -- Music -- History.
Music and race -- Brazil -- History.
Blacks -- Race identity -- Brazil.
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