Mardi Gras in the Country

The countryfolk all knew what the masked visitors wanted . They begged for chickens ... In return for whatever they were given , the Mardi Gras would entertain with their traditional dancing and singing . In anticipation of the day ...

Mardi Gras in the Country


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Mardi Gras in the Country
Language: en
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Authors: Fontenot, Mary Alice
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Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Pelican Publishing

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Pages: 96
Authors: Carl Lindahl, Carolyn Ware
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

A study of Cajun Mardi Gras and its traditional mask making
Working the Field
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Jacques Henry, Sara Le Menestrel
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Working the Field: Accounts from French Louisiana records reflections on the fieldwork conducted in French Louisiana by a group of anthropologists and folklorists from Louisiana, the United States, Canada, and France between the 1970s and 2000. Contributors cast a critical look at the core anthropological concepts of field informants, and
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Authors: Fraiser, Jim
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Leonora
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Dany Bébel-Gisler
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: University of Virginia Press

Leonara is a first in francophone Caribbean literature: neither fiction nor biography, this book by sociologist and Creole-culture advocate Dany Bebel-Gisler has elements of both novelistic and documentary style. It has been likened to the Latin-American testimonio genre (testimony novel). The real-life Leonara- model for and subject of this book-