TITLE

ATIS REZISTANS (RESISTANCE ARTISTS)

AUTHOR(S)
Braziel, Jana Evans
PUB. DATE
April 2016
SOURCE
Callaloo;Spring2016, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p419
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Vodou Street Sculpture of Atis Rezistans (Resistance Artists) at the Grand Rue, Port-au-Prince in Haiti. Topics discussed include a review of book "The Savage Mind" by anthropologist Claude Lévi-Strauss along with his philosophical and cultural overview, description of an artist bricoleur who uses underhand means and Vodou bricolage explained religious symbols, ritual fabrication's aesthetics and the artistic process.
ACCESSION #
116642486

 

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