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The Flags of Jesus and Brazil: Body, History, and Nation in Samba Gospel

John Burdick

in The Color of Sound: Race, Religion, and Music in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814709221
eISBN:
9780814723135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814709221.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter focuses on the ethnoracial meanings of gospel samba. This scene's self-identified negro musicians place little emphasis on ethnic blackness, as gospel samba is closely associated in the ... More


We Are the Modern Levites: Three Gospel Music Scenes

John Burdick

in The Color of Sound: Race, Religion, and Music in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814709221
eISBN:
9780814723135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814709221.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter provides a historical and ethnographic overview of the three music scenes which are the book's main foci. Gospel rap appeared in the early 1990s with the conversion to Protestantism of ... More


The Bible Is Full of Prophecies: Black Evangelical Musicians and Black Politics

John Burdick

in The Color of Sound: Race, Religion, and Music in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814709221
eISBN:
9780814723135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814709221.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter considers how the identities cultivated within each of the musical scenes influence musicians' attitudes toward struggles for racial justice. Gospel samba artists have a weak record of ... More


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