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Nagô Grandma and White Papa: Candomblé and the Creation of Afro-Brazilian Identity
Exact title of book
Nagô Grandma and White Papa: Candomblé and the Creation of Afro-Brazilian Identity
Book author
Beatriz G?is Dantas
ISBN
9780807859759
Publisher
University of North Carolina Press, The
Published
Sep 15, 2009
Language
English
Format
PDF, FB2, EPUB, MOBI
Pages
208
File size (in PDF)
1872 kB

Some brief overview of book

Nago Grandma and White Papa is a signal work in Brazilian anthropology and African diaspora studies originally published in Brazil in 1988. This edition makes Beatriz Gois Dantass historioethnographic study available to an English-speaking audience for the first time. Dantas compares the formation of Yoruba (Nago) religious traditions and ethnic identities in the Brazilian states of Sergipe and Bahia, revealing how they diverged from each other due to their different social and political contexts and needs.

By tracking how markers of supposedly pure ethnic identity and religious practice differed radically from one place to another, Dantas shows the social construction of identity within a network of class-related demands and alliances. She demonstrates how the shape and meaning of purity have been affected by prolonged and complex social and cultural mixing, compromise, and struggle over time. Ethnic identity, as well as social identity in general, is formed in the crucible of political relations between social groups that purposefully mobilize and manipulate cultural markers to define their respective boundariesa process, Dantas argues, that must be applied to understanding the experience of African-descended people in Brazil.

About book author

Gois Dantas is professor emerita of anthropology at Universidade Federal de Sergipe in Brazil. She is author or coauthor of three other books. Translator Stephen Berg lives in Brazil. l contexts and needs.

By tracking how markers of supposedly pure ethnic identity and religious practice differed radically from one place to another, Dantas shows the social construction of identity within a network of class-related demands and alliances. She demonstrates how the shape and meaning of purity have been affected by prolonged and complex social and cultural mixing, compromise, and struggle over time. Ethnic identity, as well as social identity in general, is formed in the crucible of political relations between social groups that purposefully mobilize and manipulate cultural markers to define their respective boundariesa process, Dantas argues, that must be applied to understanding the experience of African-descended people in Brazil.

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