Chant of the Congress about Grandfather Mago

Canto de Congreso sobre el Abuelo Mago

Object Details

Subject LanguageKuna, San Blas
Language PID(s)ailla:119499
Title [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Title
TitleChant of the Congress about Grandfather Mago
Language Community
Place CreatedComarca de Kuna Yala
Date Created1971-09-29
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionRecording of a chant by the noted Kuna chief, Horacio Méndez of Ustupu, in the gathering house of Tigantiki Village on Niatupu island. The chant consists of a narrative about the culture hero Grandfather Mago. James Howe has a transcription and a partial translation.
Source Notetape 27
Contributor(s) Individual / RoleHowe, James (Researcher)
Méndez, Horacio (Performer)
Contributor(s) Corporate / Role

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