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Celebration, studies in festivity and ritual, Victor Turner, editor

Label
Celebration, studies in festivity and ritual
Title
Celebration, studies in festivity and ritual
Statement of responsibility
Victor Turner, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes material on ceremonial masks, Western Ashkenazic torah binders, Canela initiation festivals, potlatch ceremonies, Chamula carnivals, early 19th-century Protestant radicals, Penitentes, fiestas, and Juneteenth
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3930
LC item number
.C44 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Renwick Gallery
  • Turner, Victor W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Festivals
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Ritual
  • Festivals
  • Rites et cérémonies
  • Rituel
  • Festivals
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Ritual
  • Festivals
  • Riten
  • Ceremoniën
  • Godsdiensten
  • Fest
  • Brauchtum
  • Ritual
Label
Celebration, studies in festivity and ritual, Victor Turner, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published on the occasion of an exhibition of the same name organized by the Office of Folklife Programs of the Smithsonian Institution at the Renwick Gallery, spring, 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Richard Schechner
  • 2.
  • Rites of passage: process and paradox
  • Barbara Myerhoff
  • The cut that binds: the Western Ashkenazic Torah binder as nexus between circumcision and Torah
  • Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett
  • Canela initiation festivals: "helping hands" through life
  • William H. Crocker
  • 3.
  • The language of festivals: celebrating the economy
  • 1.
  • Roger D. Abrahams
  • The weight of my name is a mountain of blankets: Potlatch ceremonies
  • Stanley Walens
  • Chamula carnival: the "soul" of celebration
  • Priscilla Rachun Linn
  • 4.
  • Religious celebrations
  • Victor and Edith Turner
  • Word, song, and motion: instruments of celebration among Protestant radicals of early nineteenth-century America
  • Daniel W. Patterson
  • Material components in celebration
  • Brothers and neighbors: the celebration of community in Penitente villages
  • Marta Weigle and Thomas R. Lyons
  • 5.
  • Sociation and sociability in political celebrations
  • John J. MacAloon
  • The lifeblood of public ritual: fiestas and public exploration projects
  • Ronald L. Grimes
  • "They closed the town up, man!": reflections on the civic and political dimensions of Juneteenth
  • William H. Wiggins, Jr
  • Richard M. Dorson
  • Clay voices: invoking, mocking, celebrating
  • Barbara A. Babcock
  • Ceremonial masks
  • J.C. Crocker
  • Ramlila of Ramnagar and America's oberammergau: two celebratory ritual dramas
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780874749205
Lccn
81607102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07925451
  • (OCoLC)ocm07925451
Label
Celebration, studies in festivity and ritual, Victor Turner, editor
Publication
Note
Published on the occasion of an exhibition of the same name organized by the Office of Folklife Programs of the Smithsonian Institution at the Renwick Gallery, spring, 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Richard Schechner
  • 2.
  • Rites of passage: process and paradox
  • Barbara Myerhoff
  • The cut that binds: the Western Ashkenazic Torah binder as nexus between circumcision and Torah
  • Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett
  • Canela initiation festivals: "helping hands" through life
  • William H. Crocker
  • 3.
  • The language of festivals: celebrating the economy
  • 1.
  • Roger D. Abrahams
  • The weight of my name is a mountain of blankets: Potlatch ceremonies
  • Stanley Walens
  • Chamula carnival: the "soul" of celebration
  • Priscilla Rachun Linn
  • 4.
  • Religious celebrations
  • Victor and Edith Turner
  • Word, song, and motion: instruments of celebration among Protestant radicals of early nineteenth-century America
  • Daniel W. Patterson
  • Material components in celebration
  • Brothers and neighbors: the celebration of community in Penitente villages
  • Marta Weigle and Thomas R. Lyons
  • 5.
  • Sociation and sociability in political celebrations
  • John J. MacAloon
  • The lifeblood of public ritual: fiestas and public exploration projects
  • Ronald L. Grimes
  • "They closed the town up, man!": reflections on the civic and political dimensions of Juneteenth
  • William H. Wiggins, Jr
  • Richard M. Dorson
  • Clay voices: invoking, mocking, celebrating
  • Barbara A. Babcock
  • Ceremonial masks
  • J.C. Crocker
  • Ramlila of Ramnagar and America's oberammergau: two celebratory ritual dramas
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780874749205
Lccn
81607102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07925451
  • (OCoLC)ocm07925451

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