A Researcher in Matanzas: Loida Martinez
Contacting Loida Barbarita
Her courses at Cultura Provincial de Matanzas
Lic. Loida Barbarita Martínez Gutierrez
Specialist in Folklore research, especially of African roots in Matanzas, since 1983
Loida Barbarita works for Cultura Provincial de Matanzas as the sole person responsible
for afficionado folkloric groups.
She has organized a series of courses on AfroCuban religions
as they now exist in Matanzas. Well worth checking out.
Monograph: "Bande Azul," an account of an association of rumberos, founded in
1910, unique in the Caribbean
Monograph: "Traditional Popular Crafts in Matanzas"
Monograph: "Tradional Popular Music in Matanzas"
Ethographic study: "Cataloging major temple houses, important for the continuity
and conservation of religious practices in the Regla de Osha and Palo Monte"
At work: 011 53 52 243848
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