REVIVAL OF LOCAL MASKING TRADITIONS IN LATVIA AS THE RESULT OF COOPERATION BETWEEN PERFORMERS AND RESEARCHERS
OŽIVLJANJE LOKALNE TRADICIJE MASKIRANJA KOT REZULTAT SODELOVANJA MED IZVAJALCI IN RAZISKOVALCI

Aīda Rancāne

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3986/Traditio2012410118

Abstract

At a time when it is possible to identify oneself with the global and universal, an opposite process is also occurring: an increase in interest in the local. This article describes the process of renewing three previously interrupted traditions. Is it possible to reconstruct a tradition at all, and what are the general conditions of cooperation between the researchers and participants to ensure a successful process?

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V času, ko se je mogoče poistovetiti z globalnim in univerzalnim, se pojavlja tudi nasprotni proces – porast zanimanja za lokalno. V razpravi avtorica opiše proces obnavljanja treh predhodno prekinjenih tradicij in se sprašuje, ali je mogoče rekonstruirati tradicijo in v katerih okoliščinah lahko sodelovanje raziskovalca in udeležencev zagotovi uspeh?

Keywords

researcher; performer; masked processions; local traditions; reconstruction of ritual // raziskovalec; izvajalec; maskirane procesije; lokalne tradicije; rekonstrukcija rituala

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