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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Mansingh, Ajai; Mansingh, Laxmi
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Life Sciences (Botany and Zoology); Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Article Title
Hosay and its creolization
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Journal Title
Caribbean Quarterly
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Date of Publication
1995
Volume ID
41
Issue ID
1
Page(s)
25-39
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Notes
Paper presented at the Caribbean Festival of Arts Symposium, Smithsonian Institution, September 1989.
Abstract
Discusses Moharram, the ten-day observance of the massacre of Hosain, from which the Caribbean festival Hosay is derived. Traces the creolization of Hosay in the Caribbean.
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