Published August 17, 1996
by Smithsonian .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||306|
Santeria Aesthetics in Contemporary Latin American Art Hardcover – Aug by LINDSAY ARTURO (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cited by: Santeria Aesthetics in Contemporary Latin American Art [Arturo Lindsay] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Santeria Aesthetics in Contemporary Latin American Art5/5(1). Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. SANTERIA AESTHETICS IN CONTEMPORARY LATIN AMERICAN ART *Excellent Condition*.4/5(1). Santeria Enthroned presents an ambitious blend of archival research, visual analysis, oral-historical interviews, ethnography, ethnohistory, and the techniques of art history, applied to the problematic tension between continuity and innovation in Afro-Cuban religion. The book will stand as an essential reference for decades to : $
Get this from a library! Santería aesthetics in contemporary Latin American art. [Arturo Lindsay;] -- "Gathers texts exploring the relationship between Santería and aesthetics. Essays by artists, scholars, and religious leaders are dedicated mostly to Cuba, with one essay on Brazil and others on. Lindsay, Arturo, ed. Santeria Aesthetics in Contemporary Latin American Art. Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, African culture not only crossed the Atlantic, it crossed, survived, and creatively adapted itself to its new environment. Santería aesthetics in contemporary Latin American art Item Preview remove-circle Despite some irregularity in the book's content, probably due to the complexity of themes, this work serves as a good introduction to the topic from a contemporary perspective. "Gathers texts exploring the relationship between Santeria and esthetics Pages: Book Awards Book Club Selections Books by Author Books by Series Coming Santeria Aesthetics in Contemporary Latin American Art / Edition 1 available in Pub. Date: 08/01/ Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press. Santeria Aesthetics in Contemporary Latin American Art / Edition 1. by Arturo Lindsay, Arturo Lindsay Price: $
In Santería Garments and Altars, for the first time, two distinguished folklorists and practitioners of the faith focus upon the artistry of garments and altars that are intrinsic to the worship. Detailed here is information about their design and creation, the artists who make them, and the importance of aesthetics as text in the religious. Santería has its roots in the slave trade when a large number of slaves were taken from Africa to Cuba. Many were from the Yoruba people, who now live in southwestern Nigeria. The Yoruba, well known for their artistic traditions, urban lifestyle, and a well-developed division of labor, brought with them a belief in their divinities, orishas. Santeria Enthroned is an ambitious book that achieves a dense, textured understanding of Orisha traditions located in multiple, local Diasporas: New Jersey in the late twentieth century, Havana in the nineteenth century, and so on. Readers get a sense of the shifting strategies that help Santeria practitioners and artists negotiate their. afro cuban bat drum aesthetics Download afro cuban bat drum aesthetics or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get afro cuban bat drum aesthetics book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.