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North American Indigenous Song, the Sacred and the Senses

Dueck, Byron (2018). North American Indigenous Song, the Sacred and the Senses. In: Harvey, Graham and Hughes, Jessica eds. Sensual Religion: Religion and the Five Senses. Equinox Publishing Ltd., pp. 170–188.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: https://doi.org/10.1558/equinox.34245
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Abstract

How does music shape the experience of the sacred? This chapter looks at two genres of North American Indigenous singing – drum song performed at powwows, and gospel singing associated with funerary wakes – in exploring how music mediates sacred presences and process.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 1-78179-681-5, 978-1-78179-681-8
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 61875
Depositing User: ORO Import
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2019 11:03
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:55
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/61875
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