Southern heritage on display : public ritual and ethnic diversity within southern regionalism

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  • Creator edited by Celeste Ray
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2003] ©2003
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 301 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780817312275, 0817312277
  • OCLC ocm50166895

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • "Keeping jazz funerals alive" : blackness and the politics of memory in New Orleans / Helen A. Regis -- The mardi gras Indian song cycle : a heroic tradition / Kathryn VanSpanckeren -- "There's a dance every weekend" : powwow culture in southeast North Carolina / Clyde Ellis -- Melungeons and the politics of heritage / Melissa Schrift -- Kin-religious gatherings : display for an "inner public" / Gwen Kennedy Neville -- Religious healing in southern Appalachian communities / Susan Emley Keefe -- Viva Mexico! : Mexican independence day festivals in central Florida / Joan Flocks and Paul Monaghan -- Forget the Alamo : fiesta and San Antonio's public memory / Laura Ehrisman -- "Where the Old South still lives" : displaying heritage in Natchez, Mississippi / Steven Hoelscher -- "'Thigibh!' means 'y'all come!'" : renegotiating regional memories through Scottish heritage celebration / Celeste Ray
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