St Joseph Feast Day Mardi Gras Indian Celebration
Black masking Indians wearing handmade "suits" and masks parading on St. Joseph's feast night through the streets of the historic Treme neighborhood in New Orleans. This video recounts the celebration of Victor Harris's continuous masking and tribal leadership on the ritual night of procession, March 19, 2018 and the publication of Fire in Hole: The Spirit Work of Fi Yi Yi & Mandingo Warriors by Rachel Breunlin and Jeffrey David Ehrenreich from theUniversity of New Orleans Press, 2018..
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, Louisiana.
Mardi Gras Indians, Super Sunday, St. Joseph Feast Day, New Orleans
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Vaz-Deville, Kim and Thomas, Lexcie, "St Joseph Feast Day Mardi Gras Indian Celebration" (2020). Mystery in Motion: African American Spirituality in Mardi Gras. 17.