Theater in a Crowded Fire: Ritual and Spirituality at Burning Man [With DVD]

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Price
$41.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
Pages
256
Dimensions
5.9 X 8.9 X 0.7 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520260887

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About the Author
Lee Gilmore is a Lecturer in Religious Studies and Anthropology at California State University, Northridge. She is coeditor of After-Burn: Reflections on the Burning Man Festival.
Reviews
"Gimore simply nails it. . . the book is a model of academic writing--intelligent, concise and readable. I'll recommend this book to anyone who wants a deeper understanding of what the hell they're doing up there on the desert on Labor Day weekend."-- "Reno News & Review" (9/9/2010 12:00:00 AM)
"A valuable piece of original research."--Vaughan S. Roberts "Anglican Theological Review" (6/29/2011 12:00:00 AM)
"Containing rich descriptions of Burning Man, the book provides a clearer image of the ritual and spiritual aspect of the event."--Beth Dougherty "Oxford Journal" (7/2/2011 12:00:00 AM)
"Worthwhile. . . . Honest"--Robert Furey "Psycinfo/ Psyccritiques (3)" (6/15/2011 12:00:00 AM)
"A very engaging work."--Vaughan S. Roberts "Journal Royal Anthro Inst" (8/21/2012 12:00:00 AM)
"Theoretically diverse, the book explores the intersection of religion and spirituality from an innovative angle."--Beth Dougherty "Sociology Of Religion" (8/8/2011 12:00:00 AM)