Flash of the Spirit
African and Afro-American Art and PhilosophyeBook - 1984
This landmark book shows how five African civilizations--Yoruba, Kongo, Ejagham, Mande and Cross River--have informed and are reflected in the aesthetic, social and metaphysical traditions (music, sculpture, textiles, architecture, religion, idiogrammatic writing) of black people in the United States, Cuba, Haiti, Trinidad, Mexico, Brazil and other places in the New World.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1984, c1983.
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (210 p.) : ill.