An ethnography depicting Songhay possession ceremonies, and recreating the reality of spirit presences. In this book, the voices of individual Songhay are evident and forceful throughout the story. The author seeks to expand our understanding of the harsh world of Songhay mediums and sorcerers.
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press ISBN: 9780226775456 Number of pages: 288 Weight: 370 g Dimensions: 228 x 151 x 17 mm Edition: 2nd ed.
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