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The Resource Masking and power : carnival and popular culture in the Caribbean, Gerard Aching

Masking and power : carnival and popular culture in the Caribbean, Gerard Aching

Label
Masking and power : carnival and popular culture in the Caribbean
Title
Masking and power
Title remainder
carnival and popular culture in the Caribbean
Statement of responsibility
Gerard Aching
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on masking as a socially significant practice in Caribbean cultures, Gerard Aching's analysis articulates masking, mimicry, and misrecognition as a means of describing and interrogating strategies of visibility and invisibility in Cuba, Trinidad and Tobago, Martinique, and beyond
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aching, Gerard
Dewey number
394.25/09729
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GT4223.A2
LC item number
A25 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cultural studies of the Americas
Series volume
v. 8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carnival
  • Masquerades
  • Popular culture
  • Caribbean Area
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Carnival
  • Masquerades
  • Popular culture
  • Social conditions
  • Caribbean Area
Label
Masking and power : carnival and popular culture in the Caribbean, Gerard Aching
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (153-170) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Masking, Misrecognition, Mimicry; PART I: Undisguised Masking; ONE: Dispossession, Nonpossession, and Self-Possession: Postindependence Masking in Lovelace's The Dragon Can't Dance; TWO: The New Visibilities: Middle-Class Cosmopolitanism in the Street; PART II: Masking through Language; THREE: Specularity and the Language of Corpulence: Estrella's Body in Cabrera Infante's Tres tristes tigres; FOUR: Turning a Blind Eye in the Name of the Law: Cultural Alienation in Chamoiseau's Solibo Magnifique; Notes; Works Cited; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J
Control code
560187318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 180 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816694075
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbqgkr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560187318
Label
Masking and power : carnival and popular culture in the Caribbean, Gerard Aching
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (153-170) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Masking, Misrecognition, Mimicry; PART I: Undisguised Masking; ONE: Dispossession, Nonpossession, and Self-Possession: Postindependence Masking in Lovelace's The Dragon Can't Dance; TWO: The New Visibilities: Middle-Class Cosmopolitanism in the Street; PART II: Masking through Language; THREE: Specularity and the Language of Corpulence: Estrella's Body in Cabrera Infante's Tres tristes tigres; FOUR: Turning a Blind Eye in the Name of the Law: Cultural Alienation in Chamoiseau's Solibo Magnifique; Notes; Works Cited; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J
Control code
560187318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 180 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816694075
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbqgkr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560187318

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