The Resource Funky Nassau : roots, routes, and representation in Bahamian popular music, Timothy Rommen

Funky Nassau : roots, routes, and representation in Bahamian popular music, Timothy Rommen

Label
Funky Nassau : roots, routes, and representation in Bahamian popular music
Title
Funky Nassau
Title remainder
roots, routes, and representation in Bahamian popular music
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Rommen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume examines the role music has played in the formation of the political and national identity of the Bahamas. Rommen analyzes Bahamian musical life as it has been influenced and shaped by the islands' location between the United States and the rest of the Caribbean; tourism; and Bahamian colonial and postcolonial history
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
781.64097296
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3486.B34
LC item number
R66 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Music of the African diaspora
Series volume
15
Label
Funky Nassau : roots, routes, and representation in Bahamian popular music, Timothy Rommen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-304) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Funky Nassau : sounding some themes in Bahamian music -- Muddy da water : provincializing the center, or recentering the periphery through rake-n-scrape -- Nassau by the sea : exporting the local, particularizing the region, and the sounds of goombay -- Gone ta bay : institutionalizing junkanoo, festivalizing the nation -- A new day dawning : cosmopolitanism, roots, and identity in the post-colony -- Back to the island : travels in paradox, creating the future-past
Control code
ocn716238852
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948754
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/cttsxd93
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35761714
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)716238852
  • pebcs0520948750

Library Locations

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