The racialized and exoticized cult of Voodoo occupies a central place in the popular image of the Crescent City. But as Kodi A. Roberts argues in Voodoo and Power, the religion was not a monolithic tradition handed down from African ancestors to their American-born descendants. Instead, a much more complicated patchwork of influences created New Orleans Voodoo, allowing it to move across boundarie...
Hardcover: 248 pages
Publisher: LSU Press; 1 edition (November 13, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1 x 9.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 1529598
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
reviews: This book explains the dynamics of religion and power in NOLA. I did not understand how or why Blacks would choose to teach Whites about the very system that would protect them against harm from Whites. Now I understand that the society in NOLA was u...
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