STEVEN FELD SCREENING: THE STORY OF POR POR

IN COLLABORATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY

THURSDAY / NOVEMBER  7 / 5–6:30PM

Silver Center, Room 300, 100 Washington Square East

POR POR HE SANE / THE STORY OF POR POR (60 min., 2012, Dirs: Nii Yemo Nunu, Steven Feld)

Por Por is a music for squeeze-bulb truck horns played uniquely for union driver funerals in Ghana. Discussion follows screening with the film’s director, ethnomusicologist STEVEN FELD (Anthropology, University of New Mexico)

 

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