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Jaranan: The Horse Dance and Trance in East Java

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ISBN13: 9789067183062
ISBN10: 9067183067
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A striking feature of the performances of the majority of horse dance (jaranan) groups is the appearance of trance dancers, who are used to establish contact with the spirits of ancestors. The government discourages this practice, and this book examines ways in which local companies have gone about preserving the dramatic genre.

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ajjusdwi, February 12, 2014 (view all comments by ajjusdwi)
This Book very interisting to read, because in the book write the dance of tradicional original from Java exspecially east java.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9789067183062
Subtitle:
The Horse Dance and Trance in East Java [With CDROM]
Publisher:
Kitlv Press
Translator:
Van Yperen, Maria J. L.
Author:
Clara Van Groenendael, Victoria
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Publication Date:
August 2008
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
293
Dimensions:
9.30x6.20x.80 in. 1.15 lbs.

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