Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health

Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health

Author: Austin C. Okigbo

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ISBN: 1498510108

Category: Music

Page: 236

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Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health is an ethnographic work that explores the social, cultural, and political dynamics that impinge upon the HIV/AIDS discourse in South Africa and how they find expression in music. The book reveals the interconnections of the local and global culture and politics of HIV/AIDS.
Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Austin C. Okigbo
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-03 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health is an ethnographic work that explores the social, cultural, and political dynamics that impinge upon the HIV/AIDS discourse in South Africa and how they find expression in music. The book reveals the interconnections of the local and global culture and politics of HIV/AIDS.
Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Austin C. Okigbo
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-15 - Publisher:

Music, Culture, and the Politics of Health is an ethnographic work that explores the social, cultural, and political dynamics that impinge upon the HIV/AIDS discourse in South Africa and how they find expression in music. The book reveals the interconnections of the local and global culture and politics of HIV/AIDS.
Dust of the Zulu
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Louise Meintjes
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-21 - Publisher: Duke University Press

In Dust of the Zulu Louise Meintjes traces the political and aesthetic significance of ngoma, a competitive form of dance and music that emerged out of the legacies of colonialism and apartheid in South Africa. Contextualizing ngoma within South Africa's history of violence, migrant labor, the HIV epidemic, and the
Funeral Culture
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Casey Golomski
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-04 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Contemporary forms of living and dying in Swaziland cannot be understood apart from the global HIV/AIDS pandemic, according to anthropologist Casey Golomski. In Africa’s last absolute monarchy, the story of 15 years of global collaboration in treatment and intervention is also one of ordinary people facing the work of caring
You Can't Go to War Without Song
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Omotayo Jolaosho
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"You Can't Go to War without Song explores the role of public performance in political activism in contemporary South Africa. Weaving together detailed ethnographic fieldwork and an astute theoretical framework, Omotayo Jolaosho examines the cohesive power of protest songs and dances within the Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF), one of many social