Powwowing in Pennsylvania

Book ID:
8360
Title:
Powwowing in Pennsylvania
Subtitle:
Healing, Cosmology, and Tradition in the Dutch Country
Author:
'Donmoyer, Patrick J.'
Publisher name:
Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center and Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University.
Place of publication:
Pennsylvania
Edition number:
1st
Book type:
Booklet
First edition date:
2015
Pages:
39
Dewey decimal number:
133,44 DON
Dust jacket:
No
Language:
English and German
Photographs:
Yes
Illustrations:
Yes
Bibliography:
No
Height (cm):
23
Width (cm):
18.5
Notes:

Catalogue to an exhibition of Pennsylvanian folk magic, consisting of a detailed essay on the subject by the exhibition's guest curator Patrick J. Donmoyer, together with numerous illustrations showing the exhibits (which include photographs of a braucherin (wise woman) at work).

The exhibition was held from July 19th 2015 and January 31st 2016, and was a collaboration between the Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center and the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University.