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Author María Sabina, 1894-1985.
Title Selections / María Sabina ; edited by Jerome Rothenberg ; with texts and commentaries by Álvaro Estrada and others.
Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [2003]
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 9  860.8 M    IN LIBRARY
Description xxi, 204 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Poets for the millennium ; 2
Poets for the millennium ; 2.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-202).
Contents The life / written with Álvaro Estrada -- The chants -- The folkways chant -- The 1970 Session: three excerpts -- The mushroom velanda: three excerpts -- Commentaries and derivations -- Introduction to The life of María Sabina / Álvaro Estrada -- From Teo-Nanácatl: the Mushroom agape / Valentina Pavlovna Wasson, R. Gordon Wasson -- The uniqueness of María Sabina / Henry Munn -- María Sabina in Mexico City / Homero Aridjis -- From Fast speaking woman ; Fast speaking woman & the Dakini principle / Anne Waldman -- The little saint of Huautla / Jerome Rothenberg -- The poet speaks, the mountain sings ... ; The song begins / Juan Gregorio Regino.
Note Translated from the Spanish.
Subject María Sabina, 1894-1985.
Mazatec Indians -- Biography.
Mazateco poetry.
Mazatec Indians -- Medicine.
Mazatec Indians -- Rites and ceremonies.
Mushrooms, Hallucinogenic -- Mexico.
Genre or Form Biography.
Added Author Estrada, Alvaro.
Rothenberg, Jerome, 1931- editor.
New York Society Library. Book Committee. 2015. ZNS
ISBN 0520233603 (alk. paper)
9780520233607 (alk. paper)
0520239539 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780520239531 (pbk. : alk. paper)