St Joseph Feast Day Mardi Gras Indian Celebration

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St Joseph Feast Day Mardi Gras Indian Celebration

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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..

Publication Date

1-1-2020

Publisher

Xavier University of Louisiana

City

New Orleans, Louisiana.

Keywords

Mardi Gras Indians, Super Sunday, St. Joseph Feast Day, New Orleans

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Digital Humanities | Social and Cultural Anthropology

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License.

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Filmed and edited by Lexcie Thomas.

Produced and directed by Kim Vaz-Deville.

Time: 1:15 Minutes.

St Joseph Feast Day Mardi Gras Indian Celebration

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