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Author Braziel, Jana Evans, 1967- author

Title Riding with death : vodou art and urban ecology in the streets of Port-au-Prince / Jana Braziel
Published Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series Caribbean studies series
Caribbean studies series (Jackson, Miss.)
Contents 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: TeleGhetto's "Princes" in the Port; CONCLUSION: From Revolution, Ruin, or Rubble ... Whence Port-au-Prince?; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S
TU; V; W; Y; Z
Summary "The extraordinary story of sculptors and their incredible creations in Haiti"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed
Subject Atis Rezistans (Art collective)
Art and society -- Haiti -- Port-au-Prince.
Art -- Economic aspects -- Haiti -- Port-au-Prince.
Assemblage (Art) -- Haiti -- Port-au-Prince.
Junk sculpture -- Haiti -- Port-au-Prince.
Vodou in art.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017001616
ISBN 1496812786 (electronic bk.)
9781496812780 (electronic bk.)