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Bacchanalian sentiments: Musical experiences and political counterpoints in Trinidad

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Birth,Kevin K. (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
2008
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/9780822341413
Published:
Durham: Duke University Press
ISBN:
978-0-8223-4141-3
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Trinidad and Tobago, Music and dance, African retentions, Chutney (music), Calypso (Music), Soca (music)
Notes:
An exploration of the relationship between music and social and political consciousness on the southern Caribbean island of Trinidad, which is known for its vibrant musical traditions, all of which reflect the island’s ethnic diversity.