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Representing African music : postcolonial notes, queries, positions / Kofi Agawu.

Author/creator Agawu, V. Kofi (Victor Kofi)
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNew York : Routledge, 2003.
Descriptionxxii, 266 pages : music ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Colonialism's impact -- The archive -- The invention of "African rhythm" -- Polymeter, additive rhythm, and other enduring myths -- African music as text -- Popular music defended against its devotees -- Contesting difference -- How not to analyze African music -- The ethics of representation.
Local noteLittle-353115--305131032332Q
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 241-259) and index.
LCCN 2002153450
ISBN0415943892 (alk. paper)
ISBN0415943906 (paperbound : alk. paper)

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Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Music Music Stacks ML350 .A355 2003 ✔ Available Place Hold

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