Interview with Victor Harris, Big Chief "Fi Yi Yi" and the Mandingo Warriors.
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Vidoe interview with Victor Harris by Kim Vaz-Deville. Victor Harris, Big Chief of "FI Yi Yi" and Mandingo Warriors. He talked about bringing the tradition of Africa to masking, the name of the group, his history with Mardi Gras Indian masking, and African American culture in New Orleans.
Xavier University of Louisiana
Mardi Gras Indians, African American culture, New Orleans, Masking
Arts and Humanities | Digital Humanities | Social and Cultural Anthropology
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Vaz-Deville, Kim and Thomas, Lexcie, "Interview with Victor Harris, Big Chief "Fi Yi Yi" and the Mandingo Warriors." (2019). Masked in Mardi Gras: Afro Diasporic Sacred Traditions in the New Orleans Carnival. 22.