Andres Jimenez Changes to Devil

Interviewee: Andrés Jiménez
Excerpt Description: In this excerpt, Maestro Andrés discusses the changes he witness in the tradition after the advent of "the road." He especially focuses on the changes he has seen with respect to the devil character.
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Interviewer: Renee Alexander Craft
Secondary Interviewer: n/a
Date of Interview: 26-Feb-03
Interview Location: On the front porch of Andrés Jiménez' family restaurant in Portobelo, Panama
Interview Transcribed By: Gustavo Esquina, Oronike Odeleye
English Translation By: Oronike Odeleye
Ethnoracial Identity Discussed: Afrocolonial, Afrodescendiente, La Raza Negra
Cultural Identity: Congo
Location Mentioned: Portobelo, Panama
Congo Spaces:
Congo Characters: Devils and Devil Tradition, Major Devil
Congo Tradition Mentioned: Congo embodiment, Congo game, Devil embodiment
Cultural Organization: N/A
Themes Mentioned: After "the road", Before "the road", Cultural change, Devil character
Cultural Festivals: N/A
People Mentioned: N/A
Time Period Mentioned: After "the road", Before "the road"
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