Analysis of Kumasi Funeral Rites, 2008  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Davis-Larry, Sherisa
Title
Analysis of Kumasi Funeral Rites
Dates
2008
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
2008_125
Summary
Sherisa Davis-Larry was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
Repository
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
97403
Telephone: 541-346-3925
flr@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Publication of this finding aid was supported in whole or part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by Oregon State Library.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

In this project I have interviewed an informant participant of the Kumasi funeral rites. I used the information from the interview to do an analysis of the funeral rites and the significance it has to the people of Kumasi.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is available for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Informant release form(s)Return to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
C01_2008_125: Interview with Kofi
1.0 electronic optical disc (cd-rom)
Davis-Larry, Sherisa
Fall 2008

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Africa
  • Funeral
  • Kumasi
  • sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Sarfo-Kantanka, Kofi
  • Geographical Names :
  • Ashanti
  • Ghana
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Death and funeral customs
  • Fieldwork project
  • Rituals