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Spirits and slaves in central Sudan

Susan M. Kenyon

Spirits and slaves in central Sudan

the red wind of Sennar

by Susan M. Kenyon

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Zār,
  • Slavery,
  • Spirit possession

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan M. Kenyon
    SeriesContemporary anthropology of religion
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL482 .K46 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25276113M
    ISBN 109781137027498
    LC Control Number2012008993

    Beginning in the fourteenth century, the book follows the region's largest ethnic group today, the Dinka, from their original homelands in the central Sudanese Gezira between the Blue and White Niles, into their more recently adopted homelands in Southern Sudan. The book demonstrates how fierce wars, ethnic struggles, and expansion shaped the. Susan M. Kenyon, Spirits and Slaves in Central Sudan: The Red Wind of Sennar, Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer, Shamans, Spirituality, and Cultural Revitalization: Explorations in Siberia and Beyond, Thomas J. Csordas, Language, Charisma, and Creativity Ritual Life in the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, (New paperback edition),

    Animal Spirits is an affectionate tribute to the man [John Maynard Keynes] whose ideas, unfashionable for the past 30 years, have resurged."—Nature "Animal Spirits is a welcome addition to our Hannitized national economic debate, in which anyone who advocates government spending risks being labeled a .   Fisher, Ian, "Sudan's Slaves and War Get a Second Look", New York Times, 14 November Human Rights Watch/Africa, Civilian Devastation: Abuses by All Parties in the War in the Southern Sudan, Human Rights Watch: New York, Jacobs, Charles, "Halting Sudan's Slavery and Slaughter", The Boston Globe, 8 November

    Changing Masters: Spirit Possession and Identity Construction among the Descendants of Slaves in the Sudan G. P. Makris ISBN (cloth) ISBN (cloth) Northwestern University Press, S. Jacob's Children in the Land of the Mahdi: Jews of the Sudan Eli S. Malka ISBN (cloth) ISBN   Spirits and Slaves in Central Sudan The Red Wind of Sennar Based on an ethnographic study of rural Poland, this book investigates the challenges of maintaining pluralism in a religiously.


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This is a rich and rewarding ethnography, beautifully written and highly accessible. It is a welcome addition to the literature on Sudan, on zar, and on Sudanese women." - Janice Boddy 5/5(1). "The fruit of decades of anthropological fieldwork with a set of families in Sennar, Spirits and Slaves in Central Sudan is a valuable ethnohistorical resource.

This is a rich and rewarding ethnography, beautifully written and highly accessible. It is a welcome addition to the literature on Sudan, on zar, and on Sudanese women.".

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Abstract. Zar is one of the most widespread “spirit possession religions.” 1 Found throughout the Middle East and North Africa, related to beliefs and practices found in West and East Africa, and variously associated with Muslim, Christian, and animist societies, zar is comparable to New World religions such as Vodu, Candomble, and Santeria.

2 The term zar refers to a type of spirit, to Author: Susan M. Kenyon. The Red Wind of Sennar. Author: Susan M. Kenyon; Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan ISBN: Category: Religion Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This historical ethnography of Central Sudan explores the century-old intertwining of zar, spirit possession, with lives of ex-slaves.

Slavery in Sudan began in ancient times, and recently had a resurgence during the to Second Sudanese Civil the Trans-Saharan slave trade, many Nilotic peoples from the lower Nile Valley were purchased as slaves and brought to work elsewhere in North Africa and the Orient by Nubians, Egyptians, Berbers and Arabs.

Starting inmany human rights organizations have. The ramifications of the trans-Saharan, trans-Atlantic, Indian Ocean, and domestic African slave trades are immeasurable, and they continue to disaffect black people from Africa to Haiti and Los Angeles to Lagos.

Shackled Sentiments focuses on the memories and embodiments of slavery through Pages:   Summoning the Spirits meets that requirement. the book offers a representative snapshot of the way the topic is being treated by academics across the world. and Charismatic Power among Congolese Migrants in London DAVID GARBIN 3 Spirits and Slaves in Central Sudan SUSAN M.

KENYON 4 Trance and Possession Practices in Diaspora Hindu Sites. Moda 3, likes. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. I thought I would re-post a review that I wrote some months ago of anthropologist Susan Kenyon’s longitudinal study of zar possession practices in Central Sudan, Spirits and Slaves in Central Sudan: The Red Wind of Sennar.A slightly edited version of this review appeared in print in Anthropology News, and was also featured on the periodical’s website.

Background. Slavery in Sudan was revived inwhen the Arab Muslim government of Sudan began using slave raids as a weapon in its war to put down Southern rebellion against the government’s imposition of Islamic government armed Arab Muslim militia groups, and encouraged them to raid Southern villages, steal their property, and take their women and children as slaves.Books shelved as sudan: What Is the What by Dave Eggers, Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salih, A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story by.The Black Book: Imbalance of Power and Wealth in the Sudan, known commonly as the Black Book (Arabic: الكتاب الأسود al-kitab al-aswad), is a manuscript detailing a pattern of disproportionate political control by the people of northern Sudan and marginalization of the rest of the country.

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