Tarantismo - Odyssey Of An Italian Ritual


Publisher Flee

ISBN 9782956967705


Publication documenting a centuries-old choreo-musical ritual from Southern Italy, used to exorcise women of a mysterious evil caused by the bite of a spider. It gathers contributions by artists, sociologists, anthropologists, scientists, and priests, and features a large ensemble of photographs.

168 p, ills colour & bw, 17 x 24 cm, hb, Italian/English


$47.50



Tarantismo - Odyssey Of An Italian Ritual