Moko Jumbies: The Dancing Spirits of Trinidad (Hardcover)

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Celebrates the West African traditions of the Moko Jumbies, stilt walkers and the annual Carnival celebration.


Publisher Pointed Leaf Press
Mfg Part# 9780972766135
SKU 39753042
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0972766138
Release Date 7/1/2006
Dimensions (in Inches) 13.25H x 9.75L x 1T
Author Info
Earl Lovelace
Lovelace has been a civil servant as well as a writer. His novels, all set in his native Trinidad, focus on the socioeconomic problems that come with the transition from an agrarian society to an industrialized one.
From the Publisher
Editors Note Seventeen years ago, Glen "Dragon" de Souza founded the Keylemanjahro School of Arts and Culture on the island of Trinidad in the Caribbean. The school's mission was to revive the almost-forgotten West African tradition of the Moko Jumbie, or "dancing spirit" and adopt stilt-walking into the annual Carnival celebration.
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0216
Publisher Pointed Leaf Press
$89.88 + $3.99 shipping
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