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Carnival theater : Uruguay's popular performers and national culture

Author: Gustavo Remedi
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2004.
Series: Cultural studies of the Americas, v. 15.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the cultural practices of the lower classes and specifically on the productions of the murgas, Carnival Theater is a consideration of Uruguayan societys identity crisis and subsequent redefinition in the wake of the regimes of the 1970s. A revealing work of cultural criticism, the book proposes a new set of criteria for the critique of national culture.
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Remedi, Gustavo.
Carnival theater.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2003014542
(OCoLC)52720897
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gustavo Remedi
ISBN: 9780816690817 0816690812 1299914217 9781299914216
OCLC Number: 133167002
Notes: "Originally published as: Murgas : el teatro de los tablados : interpretacioń y crit́ica de la cultura nacional, ©1996"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 289 pages)
Contents: Prologue: Metaphors for Approaching National Culture; Acknowledgments; 1. The Interpretation of National Culture from the Site of Popular Cultural Practice; 2. To Open Up the Night: Carnival and the Struggle for a National, Democratic, and Popular Order; 3. Theology of Carnival: The Religious Masks of Carnivalesque Theater; 4. Bodies, Costumes, and Characters; 5. Carnival Celebrates the National Popular Epic; Conclusion: From the Garden of the Comparsas; Appendix: Librettos of Principal Murgas from the Montevideo Carnival, 1988; Notes.
Series Title: Cultural studies of the Americas, v. 15.
Other Titles: Murgas.
Responsibility: Gustavo Remedi ; translated by Amy Ferlazzo.
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