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Author Probst, Peter.

Title Osogbo and the art of heritage [electronic resource] / Peter Probst.

Imprint Bloomington [Ind.] : Indiana University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 207 p. : ill. (some col.), maps.
Series African expressive cultures
African expressive cultures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Heritage as source : histories and images of Osun Osogbo -- Heritage as novelty : revitalizing Yoruba art in the spirit of modernism -- Heritage as project : hybridity and the reauthentication of the Osun Grove -- Heritage as style : travel, interaction, and the branding of Osogbo art -- Heritage as spectacle : image and attention in the Osun Osogbo Festival -- Heritage as remembrance : history, photography, and styles of imagination -- Heritage as control : from art and religion to media and mediation -- Coda : A final note on heritage as presence.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Art and society -- Nigeria -- Oshogbo.
Art, Yoruba -- Nigeria -- Oshogbo.
Cultural property -- Protection -- Social aspects -- Nigeria -- Oshogbo.
Culture and globalization -- Nigeria -- Oshogbo.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780253356116 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253222954 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780253001375 (electronic bk.)

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