Book Reviews significance as a public forum for criticizing the status quo via political skits. chapter 3 shows how the mumming tradition, in this respect, gives bulgarians a collective voice for articulating local problems, for enacting heightened racism, and for providing public entertainment. ultimately, gerald W. creed's Masquerade and Postsocialism is a masterful analysis of key social themes as gender and sexuality, civil society and democracy, community and ethnicity. The book provides a vivid analysis of a ritual performance as a source of meaningful knowledge about people's lives. Lift Every Voice: The History of African American Music. by burton W. peretti. (lanham, mD: rowman & littlefield, 2009. pp. 223, glossary of musical terms, chronology of selected dates, acknowledgments, introduction, documents, selected bibliography and discography, index, about the author.) e. ron horton Arkansas State University burton W. peretti's Lift Every Voice contributes to a much-needed discussion of African American musical history by providing an important, albeit brief, visitation of the social issues entwined in the professional experience of some of the united States' most important and influential artists. Any work that focuses on this subject matter, particularly covering such a broad swath of history in one volume, will bring
Journal of American Folklore – American Folklore Society
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