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Author Nelson, Christopher T., 1961-

Title Dancing with the dead : memory, performace, and everyday life in postwar Okinawa / Christopher Nelson
Published Durham, N.C. ; London : Duke University Press, 2008


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 W'PONDS  790.20952 Nel/Dwt  AVAILABLE
Description ix, 277 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Series Asia-Pacific
Contents Fujiki Hayato, the storyteller -- The heritage of his times: Teruya Rinsuke and ethnographic storytelling -- The classroom of the everyday: Fujiki Hayato and his "Shima to asobimanabu" seminar -- In a samurai village -- Dances of memory, dances of oblivion -- In the darkness of the lived moment
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [253]-262
Subject Arts and history -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Ethnology -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Performing arts -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken.
Okinawa-ken (Japan) -- History -- 20th century.
LC no. 2008032020
ISBN 0822343495 (hbk.)
0822343711 (paperback)
9780822343493 (hbk.)
9780822343714 (paperback)