Interview with Cardell Patterson, Flag Boy for the Uptown Warriors.
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Interview with Cardwell Patterson, Flag Boy for the Uptown Warriors, vy Kim Vaz-Deville. Cardwell Patterson talked about what it means to be a flag boy ( a messanger for the Big Chief), the history of his association with the Mardi Gras Indians, the suits he made, and the culture and traditions of the group.
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, Louisiana
Mardi Gras Indians, Mardi Gras Indian suits, Masking
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Vaz-Deville, Kim and Thomas, Lexcie, "Interview with Cardell Patterson, Flag Boy for the Uptown Warriors." (2020). Masked in Mardi Gras: Afro Diasporic Sacred Traditions in the New Orleans Carnival. 14.