Intonations: A Social History of Music and Nation in Luanda, Angola, from 1945 to Recent Times

Intonations: A Social History of Music and Nation in Luanda, Angola, from 1945 to Recent Times

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Intonations tells the story of how Angola's urban residents in the late colonial period (roughly 1945-74) used music to talk back to their colonial oppressors and, more importantly, to define what it meant to be Angolan and what they hoped to gain from independence. A compilation of Angolan music is included in CD format.

Marissa J. Moorman presents a social and cultural history of the relationship between Angolan culture and politics. She argues that it was in and… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Ohio University Press (October 15, 2008)

Collection: New African Histories

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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