Celebration, studies in festivity and ritual
Includes material on ceremonial masks, Western Ashkenazic torah binders, Canela initiation festivals, potlatch ceremonies, Chamula carnivals, early 19th-century Protestant radicals, Penitentes, fiestas, and Juneteenth.
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Material Components in Celebration
Invoking Mocking Celebrating
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