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5. Bibliography

Bibliography

 

About nat pwe ritual practice:

 

BRAC DE LA PERRIÈRE, BÉNÉDICTE

(1989) Les Rituels de Possession en Birmanie: Du culte d’Etat aux Cérémonies Privées. Paris: Editions Recherche sur les Civilisations, ADPF

(2016) Spirit Possession: An Autonomous Field of Practice in the Burmese Buddhist Culture. Journal

of Burma Studies 20 (1): 1-30

 

HO, TAMARA

(2009) Transgender, Transgression, and Translation: A Cartography of “Nat Kadaws”: Notes on

Gender and Sexuality within the Spirit Cult of Burma. Discourse 31 (3): 273-317

 

NASH, JUNE C.

2007 [1966] Multiple Perspectives on Burmese Buddhism and Nat Worship. In Practicing

Ethnography in a Globalizing World: An Anthropological Odyssey, edited by J.C. Nash, pp. 77-104.

Lanham, MD: Altamira Press

 

SPIRO, MELFORD E.

1978 [1967] Burmese Supernaturalism. Philadelphia: Institute for the Study of the Human Issues

 

TEMPLE, RICHARD C.

1991 [1906] The Thirty Seven Nats: A Phase of Spirit Worship Prevailing in Burma. London: Kiscadale

 

About the hsaing waing ensemble and Burmese performative arts: 

 

BECKER, JUDITH; ROBERT GARFIAS; MURIEL WILLIAMSON

(2001) Myanmar. In The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians Vol. 16, edited by S. Sadie, pp. 568-577. London: Macmillan

 

DOUGLAS, GAVIN

(2010) Music in Mainland Southeast Asia: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture. New York: Oxford University Press

 

GARFIAS, ROBERT

(1975) A musical visit to Burma. The World of Music 17 (1): 3-13

(1985) The Development of the Modern Burmese Hsaing Ensemble. Asian Music 16 (1): 1-28

 

KEELER, WARD

(1998) Myanmar. In The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: Vol. 4, Southeast Asia, edited by T.E. Miller and S. William, pp. 363-400. New York; London: Garland Publishing Inc.

 

MAUNG THU HLAING

(1993) Myanma Traditional Orchestra Instruments (in Burmese and English). Yangon: Moe Min Sapay

 

OKELL, JOHN 

(1971) The Burmese Double-Reed “Nhai”. Asian Music 2 (1): 25-31

 

Selected discography

1981 Birmanie. Musique d’art. Ocora (558 555/56/57), edited by Jacques Brunet

2005 Mahagitá: Harp and Vocal Music of Burma. Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (SFW CD 40492). Edited by Ward Keeler

2008 Music of Myanmar. Buddhist Chant in the Pāli Tradition. Celestial Harmonies (14219-2), edited by Gretel Schwörer-Kohl

2010 Birmanie: Musique du Théâtre Classique / Burma: Classical Theatre Music. VDE-GALLO (CD-1317-1318), edited by Ward Keeler 

 

Selected videography

MERRISON, LINDSEY

2001 Friends in High Places: The Art of Survival in Modern-Day Burma. DVD, 88 mins. Documentary Educational Resources

 

ALAN BISHOP

2004 Nat Pwe: Burma’s Carnival of Spirit Soul. DVD 85 mins, Sublime Frequencies (SF004)

 

Selected webography

 

Garfias, Robert

Burmese Hsaing and Anyein: https://asiasociety.org/burmese-hsaing-and-anyein

The piano of U Ko Ko: https://www.umbc.edu/eol/garfias/burma1.html