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Heartbeat of the People

Music and Dance of the Northern Pow-Wow

Heartbeat of the People( )
Author: Browner, Tara
Series title:Music in American Life Ser.
ISBN:978-0-252-02714-7
Publication Date:Nov 2002
Publisher:University of Illinois Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $72.99
Book Description:

The intertribal pow-wow is the most widespread venue for traditional Indian music and dance in North America. Heartbeat of the People is an insider's journey into the dances and music, the traditions and regalia, and the functions and significance of these vital cultural events. Tara Browner focuses on the Northern pow-wow of the northern Great Plains and Great Lakes to investigate the underlying tribal and regional frameworks that reinforce personal tribal...
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Book Details
Pages:200
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Native American Studies
Music / Genres & Styles / Indigenous
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 cm
Book Weight:0.505 Kilograms



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