Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
African-Brazilian Culture and Regional Identity in Bahia, Brazil$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Scott Ickes

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780813044781

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: January 2014

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813044781.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM FLORIDA SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.florida.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright University Press of Florida, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in FLASO for personal use.date: 19 October 2019

The Revitalization of African-Bahian Culture

The Revitalization of African-Bahian Culture

Chapter:
(p.40) 2 The Revitalization of African-Bahian Culture
Source:
African-Brazilian Culture and Regional Identity in Bahia, Brazil
Author(s):

Scott Ickes

Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813044781.003.0003

Chapter 2 tells the story of the revitalization of African-Bahian culture from 1930 to 1937, as leading African-Bahians, especially within the Candomblé community, cooperated with progressive middle-class intellectuals to take advantage of the political opening created by Vargas's appointed governor Juracy Magalhães. This alliance asserted African-Bahian claims to public space and pushed for greater acceptance of African-Bahian traditions. This process was foundational for the reversal of the dominant-class position on African-Bahian culture and the recalibration of Bahian regional identity after 1930.

Keywords:   Juracy Magalhães, Candomblé, Edison Carneiro, Washing of Bonfim, Martiniano do Bonfim, Mãe Aninha, Mestre Bimba, Second Afro-Brazilian Congress

Florida Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .