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Author Davis, DariƩn J., 1964-
Title White face, black mask : Africaneity and the early social history of popular music in Brazil / Darien J. Davis
Imprint East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, c2009
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  ML3487.B7 D38 2008    AVAILABLE    30520020696689
Descript xxx, 265 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Series Black American and diasporic studies series
Black American and diasporic studies
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-255) and index
Afro-Brazilian pioneers, blackness, and the roots of Brazilian popular music -- Afro-Brazilians and the early popular music forums of Rio de Janeiro -- Race, class, and technology in the promotion of the popular Brazilian sound -- Race, class, and the making of the King -- Africaneity, performance, and the women of Brazilian popular music -- Race and Brazilianness abroad in the early era of globalization -- Afro-Brazilian performers and the legacy of music of the Vargas era
Subject Popular music -- Brazil -- 20th century -- African influences
Ethnicity -- Brazil -- History -- 20th century
Brazil -- Social life and customs -- 20th century
Brazil -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century
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