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Title Play, Jankunú Play - The Garifuna Wanaragua Ritual of Belize / by Oliver N. Greene, Jr. [Kanopy electronic resource]

Publication Info. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 44 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
Event Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 2006.
Summary The Garifuna are a Central American people of West African and Native American descent. One of their most popular rituals is wanaragua, a three-fold system of masked Christmas processionals commonly called Jankunú. This ritual is a unique blend of African, European, and Native American (Arawak and Carib) art traditions in which social and cultural identities are expressed through music, dance, and costume.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language In English.
Subject Garifuna.
Gender roles.
Religious rites and ceremonies.
Social dances.
Cultural change and history.
Cultural identity.
Tribal and national groups.
Added Author Green, Oliver N., producer, author, film director, narrator.
Arana, Joshua, contributor.
Castillo, Ignacia, contributor.
Cayetano, Roy, contributor.
Cayetano, Sebastian, contributor.
Johnson, Tyson, contributor.
Mariano, John, contributor.
Palacio, Joseph, contributor.
Thomas, Angel, contributor.
Trigueño, Darren, contributor.
Valentine, Jerris J., contributor.
Castillo, Brian, narrator.
Kanopy (Firm)
In: Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006
Music No. 1048760 Kanopy
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