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Day of the Dead Blog


Day of the Dead Blog

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In 1987, Mary J. Andrade began a research project in Janitzio Michoacan, about the celebration of Day of the Dead. Every year she covers a different state of Mexico to gather information and to photograph a tradition that originated during the pre-Hispanic era. She has interviewed historians, anthropologists and experts in how Day of the Dead is celebrated in their communities, a tradition that has evolved through the centuries and has become an important element of the Mexican spirit and... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: Other
Date Added to MERLOT: November 08, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 12, 2014
Submitter: Laura Franklin
Keywords: Mexico, Dia de los muertos


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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: Spanish, English
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