Visions and Voices of Haiti

Book - 1998
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Random House, Inc.
Now Back in Print!Eighty-plus brilliant color photographs are accompanied by captions and essays from experts of Voodoo, or VODOU, the dazzlingly symbolic spiritual tradition. Photographer Phyllis Galembo shows us the human and divine faces and voices of real Haitian Vodou in a beautiful, personal, and intimate document of a fascinating and deeply misunderstood religion.Reissued with a new cover to coincide with the author?s one-person show at the Albany Institute of History and Art in New York.A groundbreaking collection that was before its time. As alternative religions such as Wicca gain in popularity, less understood traditions such as vodou are garnering more attention. Captions and essays from experts in the field accompany brilliant photographs documenting the vodou religious practice.

Baker & Taylor
Presents the traditions of voodoo in Haiti with details on the rituals, sacred places, spirits, symbols, and practitioners

Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Ten Speed Press, c1998.
ISBN: 9780898159899
Branch Call Number: Q 299.675 GAL
Characteristics: xxx, 113 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Fleurant, Gerd├Ęs


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