Riding with Death Vodou Art and Urban Ecology in the Streets of Port-Au-Prince (eBook, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Riding with Death Vodou Art and Urban Ecology in the Streets of Port-Au-Prince

Author: Jana Braziel
Publisher: Jackson University Press of Mississippi 2017
Series: Caribbean Studies Ser
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cover -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- INTRODUCTION: "Riding with Death"--CHAPTER ONE: Producing Port-au-Prince -- CHAPTER TWO: The "Question" of Modernity -- CHAPTER THREE: Machinic Urbanism: "Reflections in Surplus"--CHAPTER FOUR: Vodou Bricolage at the Grand Rue -- CHAPTER FIVE: Passional Fugues in the Lakou -- CHAPTER SIX: Postprimitive Altermodern: The "Ghetto" Biennale -- CHAPTER SEVEN: Performative Politics:
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jana Braziel
ISBN: 9781496812780 1496812786 9781496812742 1496812743
OCLC Number: 1021119389
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (273 Seiten)
Series Title: Caribbean Studies Ser

Abstract:

Explores the urban environmental aesthetics of the Grand Rue Sculptors of Port-au-Prince and the beautifully constructed sculptures they have designed from salvaged automobile parts, rubber tires,  Read more...

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