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Digging the Days of the Dead: A Reading of Mexico's Dias de Muertos

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Depicts various aspects of the celebration - including Prehispanic and Spanish Catholic traces on its development as well as folk and popular culture versions - and describes its changing place in contemporary Mexico. This work examines in detail differences in attitudes towards death in Mexico and the United States.
Paperback, 368 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by University Press of Colorado
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Very informational! When I read this I was so inundated with Day of the Dead reading that I didn't get to dive into it as I had planned, but what I got from it was so helpful and I will definitely pick it up again when I have free time.
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