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East Indian music in the West Indies: tān-singing, chutney, and the making of Indo-Caribbean culture

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Manuel,Peter (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
2000
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/1566397626
Published:
Philadelphia: Temple University Press
ISBN:
1566397626
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Music and dance, History and criticism (genre, time periods, etc.), Songs and music, East Indians, India
Notes:
252 p, Book Description A portrait of a diaspora community in motion, this book documents the social and cultural development of a people “without history,” a people who have sometimes been dismissed as foreigners who merely perpetuate the culture of the homeland rather than becoming “truly” Caribbean. Also contains a CD --This text refers to the Hardcover edition. (Amazon);