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Title Southern heritage on display : public ritual and ethnic diversity within southern regionalism / edited by Celeste Ray.

Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2003.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  F216.2 .S617 2003    Available  ---
Description viii, 301 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Keeping jazz funerals alive" : blackness and the politics of memory in New Orleans / Helen A. Regis -- The mardi gras Indian song cycle : a heroic tradition / Kathryn VanSpanckeren -- "There's a dance every weekend" : powwow culture in southeast North Carolina / Clyde Ellis -- Melungeons and the politics of heritage / Melissa Schrift -- Kin-religious gatherings : display for an "inner public" / Gwen Kennedy Neville -- Religious healing in southern Appalachian communities / Susan Emley Keefe -- Viva Mexico! : Mexican independence day festivals in central Florida / Joan Flocks and Paul Monaghan -- Forget the Alamo : fiesta and San Antonio's public memory / Laura Ehrisman -- "Where the Old South still lives" : displaying heritage in Natchez, Mississippi / Steven Hoelscher -- "'Thigibh!' means 'y'all come!'" : renegotiating regional memories through Scottish heritage celebration / Celeste Ray.
Subject Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 1865-
Southern States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
Festivals -- Social aspects -- Southern States.
Rites and ceremonies -- Southern States.
Southern States -- Ethnic relations.
Minorities -- Southern States -- Social life and customs.
Cultural pluralism -- Southern States.
Group identity -- Southern States.
Memory -- Social aspects -- Southern States.
Added Author Ray, R. Celeste.
ISBN 0817312277 (alk. paper)