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Author Turner, Richard Brent.

Title Jazz religion, the second line, and Black New Orleans [electronic resource] / Richard Brent Turner.

Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 182 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-174) and index.
Contents Introduction : Follow the second line -- The Haiti-New Orleans vodou connection : Zora Neale Hurston as initiate observer -- Mardi Gras Indians and second lines, sequin artists and rara bands : street festivals and performances in New Orleans and Haiti -- Interlude: The healing arts of African diasporic religion -- In rhythm with the spirit : New Orleans jazz funerals and the African diaspora -- Epilogue : A jazz funeral for "a city that care forgot" : the New Orleans diaspora after Hurricane Katrina.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Jazz -- Religious aspects -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Jazz -- Religious aspects -- Voodooism.
African Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Music -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780253353573 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253353572 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253221209 (pbk. : alk. paper)
025322120X (pbk. : alk. paper)

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