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Sing without shame : oral traditions in Indo-Portuguese Creole verse : with transcription and analysis of a nineteenth-century manuscript of Ceylon Portuguese / Kenneth David Jackson.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Main Library PM7849.C4 J33 1990 37684001097613 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9027252254
  • ISBN: 9789027252258
  • ISBN: 1556190816
  • ISBN: 9781556190810
  • Physical Description: xxvii, 257 pages, 11unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Amsterdam ; John Benjamins Pubublishing Company ; [1990]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-135).
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface: Discovering South Asian Portuguese: texts and contexts -- Cinghli Nona, Cinghili Nona, Eu quere caza: Portuguese language and culture in Sri Lanka -- Portuguese Creoles on the West Coast of India -- The Nevill Manuscript of Sri Lankan Portuguese verse -- Comparative forms: unity of Indo-Portuguese Creole verse as oral tradition -- Portuguese Creole folklore of the East Coast Burghers of Sri Lanka: Batticaloa and Trincomalee -- Kaffirs and Kaferingha: music and verse out of Africa -- Valentine and Orson / Ourson e Falenteyn: a European folk narrative in Sri Lanka Portuguese -- Bela infanta of Sri Lanka: ballad fragments in Creole verse -- Cantha sen vargonya / Sing without shame Indo-Portuguese Creole verse -- Bibliography -- Appendix: The Nevill Manuscript ; Portuguese Song Batticaloa ; Cantiega de Purtiegese ; Illustrations ; Susaoe De Oersaan maas Falentine.
Language Note:
Portuguese transcriptions with parallel English translation: p.[141]-257.
Subject: Creole poetry, Portuguese > Sri Lanka > History and criticism.
Folk poetry, Portuguese > Sri Lanka > History and criticism.
Literature and folklore > Sri Lanka.
Creole dialects, Portuguese > India.

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