Ethnographic Notes on Xigubu and the building of nation in Mozambique

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Ethnographic notes of Xigubu and the nation building in Mozambique presents Xigubu, a typical expressive mode from Southern Mozambique, in two dimensions: as a cultural practice, focusing on its role in socialization processes within the communities; and as a national icon, often used as a means for mobilization of the people towards civic campaigns, addressing ocial messages.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 2019
EventInternational Symposium Musics in Africa: Listening to Mozambique - Biblioteca Municipal Palácio Galveias, Lisboa, Portugal
Duration: 5 Dec 20196 Dec 2019


OtherInternational Symposium Musics in Africa
Abbreviated titleISMA'19
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