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Yoruba (African people)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Variants: Yariba (African people); Yooba (African people); Yorubas

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Ivor L. Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00166
Abstract

Research materials documenting the scholarly work of Ivor L. Miller in cultural studies of the African Diaspora, resulting from field research for three books: A 1997 study of Yoruba culture in West Africa and Cuba with Professor Wande Abimbola called Ifá Will Mend Our Broken World; a 2002 study of graffiti writers called Aerosol Kingdom: Subway Painters of New York City; a 2009 study of the history of the Cuban Abakuá mutual-aid society and its sources in Nigeria and Cameroon.

Dates: 1900-2015; Majority of material found within 1990-2005