A griot's story

What is a griot? Historically, they are wandering African musicians considered to be a repository of the oral tradition. This film focuses on a master drummer, Adame Drama of Burkina Faso, a descendant of a long line of griots. He is a contemporary griot whose mission in life is to preserve his heri...

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Main Author: Róźański, Adam.
Corporate Author: Ozumi Films.
Format: Movie Electronic
Published:New York, NY : Filmakers Library, 2008.
Series:Ethnographic video online ; volume 1
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Illinois State University

Location: Electronic Resources

Call Number: GN303 .E84
Online Access:Alexander Street Press Available on ISU campus or via ISU ULID