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Ritual Is Theatre, Theatre Is Ritual; Tang-Ki: Chinese Spirit Medium Worship

By: Chan, Margaret

Price: $67.95

Publisher: Singapore Management University: 2006

Seller ID: 143358

ISBN: 981248115X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. An unusual and readable account of the manifestations of 5,000 year old Chinese popular religion as it is practiced itself in modern Singapore. The author, an experienced actress, in looking at spirit medium worship through the prism of theatre makes a case for a 'liberated' anthropology based on th... View more info