The arrival of Azaka Mede (Video 19c)

Material Information

Title:
The arrival of Azaka Mede (Video 19c)
Series Title:
Vodou Videos of Société Halouba
Physical Description:
Video
Language:
English, Haitian Creole
Creator:
Hebblethwaite, Benjamin
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Société Halouba, Manbo Elizabeth, Little Haiti, Azaka Mede, possession, trance, chwal, Miami Haitian Vodou
Spatial Coverage:
Miami, FL

Notes

Abstract:
Filming of the Rada rite at Société Halouba at Manbo Elizabeth's ounfò (temple) in Little Haiti, Miami, Florida in May of 2012. The video begins with all of the Azaka Medes gathered around the altar, sitting or entering to take more offerings to sell. Notice one Azaka trying to barter with the seated woman in red.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
System ID:
AA00013345:00021