Cajuns: Selected full-text books and articles

Cajun Country
Barry Jean Ancelet; Jay D. Edwards; Glen Pitre.
University Press of Mississippi, 1991
Acadian to Cajun: Transformation of a People, 1803-1877
Carl A. Brasseaux.
University Press of Mississippi, 1992
Mardi Gras, Gumbo, and Zydeco: Readings in Louisiana Culture
Marcia Gaudet; James C. McDonald.
University Press of Mississippi, 2003
A Nation of Peoples: A Sourcebook on America's Multicultural Heritage
Elliott Robert Barkan.
Greenwood Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: "French, French Canadians and Cajuns" begins on p. 218
Cajun Breakdown: The Emergence of an American-Made Music
Ryan André Brasseaux.
Oxford University Press, 2009
Acting in Concert: Music, Community, and Political Action
Mark Mattern.
Rutgers University Press, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "Laissez Bon Temps Roulez: Cajun Music and Cultural Revival" and Chap. 6 "Stirring up the Roux: Negotiating Cajun Identity and Relations with Black Creoles"
Cajun Mardi Gras: Cultural Objectification and Symbolic Appropriation in a French Tradition(1)
Sexton, Rocky L.
Ethnology, Vol. 38, No. 4, Fall 1999
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Rituals and Ceremonies in Popular Culture
Ray B. Browne.
Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 1980
Librarian’s tip: "Dancing and Cockfighting at Jay's Lounge and Cockpit: The Preservation of Folk Practices in Cajun Louisiana" begins on p. 270
Space in America: Theory, History, Culture
Klaus Benesch; Kerstin Schmidt.
Rodopi, 2005
Librarian’s tip: "Belizaire the Cajun and the Post-Codofil Renaissance of Cajun Cultural Capital and Space" begins on p. 529
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