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This chapter shows how deities of the indigenes of southeastern China competed with and reacted to the invading mainstream Han culture through six sacred string-puppet plays.
University of Connecticut
puppet, representation, race and ethnicity, snake cults, Chen Jinggu
Arts and Humanities | Indigenous Studies | Other Arts and Humanities | Other Theatre and Performance Studies | Race, Ethnicity and Post-Colonial Studies | Theatre and Performance Studies
Chen, Fan Pen, "Deities of the Indigenous Snake People in Religious Marionette Plays" (2023). Representing Alterity through Puppetry and Performing Objects. Edited by John Bell, Matthew Isaac Cohen, and Jungmin Song.