TITLE

Carnival in Bolivia: Devils Dancing for the Virgin

AUTHOR(S)
Lecount, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Western Folklore;Summer/Fall99, Vol. 58 Issue 3/4, p231
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Describes the carnival in Bolivia. Background, setting and history of the Bolivian carnival; Discussion on the legend of the Virgin of the Mineshaft; History of the Diablada and the myth of Muari.
ACCESSION #
3914478

 

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