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Title Crafting gender : women and folk art in Latin America and the Caribbean / edited by Eli Bartra.
Published [Durham, N.C.] : Duke University Press, c2003.
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 Floor3  NK802 .C73 2003    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 244 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Always something new : changing fashions in a "traditional culture" / Sally Price (Suriname) -- The emergence of the Santeras: renewed strength for traditional Puerto Rican art / Norma Valle (Puerto Rico) -- Kuna women's arts : molas, meaning and markets / Mari Lyn Salvador (Panama) -- Connections : creative expressions of canelos quichua women / Dorothea Scott Whitten (Ecuador) -- Engendering clay : Las Ceramistas of Mata Ortiz / Eli Bartra (Mexico) -- Women's folk art in La Chamba, Colombia / Ronald J. Duncan (Colombia) --
The Mapuche craftswomen / Dolores Juliano (Argentina) -- Women's prayers : the aesthetics and meanings of female votive paintings in Chalma / María de Jesús Rodríguez-Shadow (Mexico) -- Earth magic : the legacy of Teodora Blanco / Betty Laduke (Mexico) -- Tastes, colors, and techniques in embroidered Mayan female costumes / Lourdes Rejón Patrón (Mexico).
Subject Folk art -- Latin America.
Folk art -- Caribbean Area.
Women artists -- Latin America.
Women artists -- Caribbean Area.
Related Names Bartra, Eli.
ISBN 0822331705 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822331829 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 51985983