The Dutch American Identity: Staging Memory and Ethnicity in Community Celebrations
Each year, thousands of communities across the United States celebrate their ethnic heritages, values, and identities through the medium of festivals. Drawing together elements of ethnic pride, nostalgia, religious values, economic motives, cultural memory, and a spirit of celebration, these festivals are performances that promote and preserve a community's unique identity...more
Hardcover, 394 pages
Published November 8th 2008 by Cambria Press
(first published 2008)
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