Drumming for the Gods The Life and Times of Felipe Garc�a Villamil, Santero, Palero and Abakua

ISBN-10: 1566397316
ISBN-13: 9781566397315
Edition: 2000
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Book details

List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Temple University Press
Publication date: 1/18/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 210
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.748

Acknowledgments
A Note on Spelling
Prologue
Learning the Trade
Background
Entrance into the Afro-Cuban Religious World
Early Musical Experiences
Learning to Play Bata
History of the Drums
Life as a Musician during the Revolution
Making Ends Meet
Becoming a "Cultural Worker"
Performing Afro-Cuban Religious Music in Secular Public Contexts
Performing Afro-Cuban Religious Music in Private Ritual Contexts
Searching for Alternatives: Becoming a Craftsman of Religious Objects
Crafting a Bembe Drum: "Manufacturing" Material Culture to Obey the Orichas
Life as a Diasporic Musician
Leaving Cuba
Building the Present: Exercising His Trade in His New Home
The Tools of the Trade
The Artisan Transformed into an Artist
Felipe's "There" Faces His "Here"
The Struggle of Memory over Forgetting
Epilogue
Notes
Bibliography
Glossary
Index

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