Duke Univ Pr Paperback Books
Books pubblicati nella collana Duke Univ Pr Paperback con argomento Music And State
White Bob W.
edizioni Duke Univ Pr collana Duke Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2008
Mobutu Sese Seko, who ruled Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of Congo) from 1965 until 1997, was fond of saying “happy are those who sing and dance,” and his regime energetically promoted the notion of culture as a national resource. During this period Zairian popular dance music (often referred to as la rumba zaïroise)...