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Neighbors, Strangers, Witches, and Culture-Heroes Ritual Powers of Smith/Artisans in Tuareg Society and Beyond Susan Rasmussen

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 138 pages 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, West
Afrique occidentale
West Africa
Date:
2013
Topic:
Tuaregs  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Witchcraft  Search this
Touaregs  Search this
Amhara (Peuple d'Afrique)  Search this
Maures (Peuple d'Afrique)  Search this
Mandingue (Peuple d'Afrique)  Search this
Kapsiki (Peuple d'Afrique)  Search this
Ethnologie  Search this
Sorcellerie  Search this
Amhara (African people)  Search this
Kamwe (African people)  Search this
Mandingo (African people)  Search this
Maure (African people)  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1155616

The use and abuse of "natural" symbols : jewelry and gender typifications in Tuareg ritual and cosmology / by Susan J. Rasmussen

Title:
Jewelry and gender typifications in Tuareg ritual and cosmology
Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
African Studies Association Annual Meeting (30th : 1987 : Denver, Colo.)  Search this
Physical description:
20 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1987
1987?]
Topic:
Tuaregs--Religion  Search this
Women, Tuareg--Religious life  Search this
Tuaregs--Jewelry  Search this
Metal-work, Tuareg  Search this
Leatherwork, Tuareg  Search this
Call number:
BL2480.T82 R378 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_742863

Reclaiming knowledge/power systems : themes of knowledge, truth and deception in Tuareg oral art / by Susan J. Rasmussen

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
African Studies Association Meeting (33rd : 1990 : Baltimore, Md.)  Search this
Physical description:
23 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Niger
Date:
1990
1990?]
Topic:
Tuaregs  Search this
Tuaregs--Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Call number:
DT346.T7 R22 1990
DT346.T7R22 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_418005

The "head dance," contested self, and art as balancing act in Tuareg spirit possession

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Niger
Date:
1994
Topic:
Tuareg dance  Search this
Women, Tuareg  Search this
Spirit possession  Search this
Call number:
DT1.A1 A258
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_489442

Spirit possession and personhood among the Kel Ewey Tuareg / Susan J. Rasmussen

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 178 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Niger
Date:
1995
Topic:
Tuaregs--Religion  Search this
Spirit possession  Search this
Women, Tuareg--Religious life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_477614

Art or money? : ceremonial, aesthetic and economic aspects of the blacksmith-artisan role in Tuareg rural and urban settings / by Susan J. Rasmussen

Title:
Ceremonial, aesthetic and economic aspects of the blacksmith-artisan role in Tuareg rural and urban settings
Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
African Studies Association Meeting (31st : 1988 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
22 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Niger
Date:
1988
1988?]
Topic:
Blacksmithing  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Tuaregs--Social life and customs  Search this
Artists and community  Search this
Art patronage  Search this
Call number:
DT346.T7 R22 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_477975

Veiled self, transparent meanings : Tuareg headdress as social expression

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1991
Topic:
Tuaregs headdresses  Search this
Tuareg veils  Search this
Tuaregs--Clothing  Search this
Kel Ewey  Search this
Tuareg sex role  Search this
Tuareg turbans  Search this
Women, Tuareg  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .E86X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_751931

Exalted mothers : gender, aging and post-childbearing experience in a Tuareg community

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Niger
Aïr
Date:
2000
Topic:
Women, Tuareg  Search this
Kel Ewey  Search this
Older women  Search this
Tuareg symbolism  Search this
Call number:
GN645 .R49 2000X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_751944

Matrilineal myths, herbal healing, and gender in Tuareg culture

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Niger
Date:
1999
Topic:
Tuareg storytellers  Search this
Women, Tuareg  Search this
Herbalists  Search this
Kel Ewey  Search this
Call number:
GR72.3 .T73 1999X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_754214

Dress, identity, and gender in Tuareg culture and society

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Niger
Date:
2006
Topic:
Tuaregs--Clothing  Search this
Tuaregs--Clothing--Social aspects  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Tuareg women's dress  Search this
Tuareg men's dress  Search this
Men's clothing  Search this
Tuareg veils  Search this
Call number:
DT346 .T7
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_811377

Sahara : peoples of the desert

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sahara
Date:
2005
Topic:
Ethnohistory  Search this
Population  Search this
Call number:
DT20 .E53 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_818400

Gender and curing in ritual and symbol : women, spirit possession, and aging among the Kel Ewey Tuareg / Susan J. Rasmussen

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 501 leaves : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Niger
Date:
1987
1986
Topic:
Kel Ewey  Search this
Tuaregs  Search this
Aging  Search this
Spiritual healing  Search this
Women  Search this
Call number:
DT547.45.T83 R22 1986a
DT547.45.T83R22 1986a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_327801

Prose narratives and performance : the Tuareg

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2004
Topic:
Folk literature, Tamashek  Search this
Tuareg oral tradition  Search this
Kel Ewey oral tradition  Search this
Call number:
GR350 .A33 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_762651

Between ritual, theater, and play : blacksmith praise at Tuareg marriage

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Niger
Aïr
Date:
1997
Topic:
Kel Ewey performance  Search this
Kel Ewey dance  Search this
Tuaregs--Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Tuaregs--Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Blacksmiths--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
GR1 .J86
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_809510

Spirit possession : Tuareg and Songhay

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Niger
Date:
2004
Topic:
Spirit possession  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Tuaregs--Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Kel Ewey rituals (Events)  Search this
Call number:
GR350 .A33 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_762681

Air, Sultanate of

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Niger
Aïr (Niger)
Date:
2005
Topic:
Tuaregs  Search this
Call number:
DT20 .E53 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_775743

Tuareg

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sahara
Date:
2005
Topic:
Tuaregs--History  Search this
Commerce  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT20 .E53 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_818455

Spirit possession in Africa / Susan J. Rasmussen

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Niger
Date:
2012
Topic:
Spirit possession  Search this
Call number:
BL2400 .W49 2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1045741

Veiling without veils : modesty and reserve in Tuareg culture encounters / Susan J. Rasmussen

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sahara
Date:
2013
Topic:
Tuareg veils  Search this
Veils  Search this
Women, Tuareg--Clothing  Search this
Tuaregs--Clothing--Social aspects  Search this
Tuaregs--Social life and customs  Search this
Social change  Search this
Call number:
BP190.5.H44 V45 2013
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1033197

Debating beauties : contested and changing female bodily aesthetic of fatness among the Tuareg / Susan Rasmussen

Author:
Rasmussen, Susan J. 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sahara
Date:
2010
Topic:
Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)  Search this
Body weight  Search this
Women, Tuareg  Search this
Husband and wife  Search this
Tuaregs--Attitudes  Search this
Call number:
DT346.T7 T823 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1023242

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