EPA Headdress Essay by The Research Group

EPA Headdress
A discussion on the Epa headdress and the Yoruba Epa festival.
# 70646 | 1,380 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Art (Other Mediums)

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This paper begins with a description of the Epa Headdress used in the Yoruba Epa festival. It continues to explore the purpose of the festival. In conclusion it examines the headdress as a work of art and representation of Yoruba spiritual system. The paper also mentions African aesthetics and mask artists.

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"The Epa headdress is used in the Yoruba Epa festival celebrating the important social roles of a town and its people. The headdress is worn at the climax of the week-long festival whose purpose is to reinforce the structure of the community. In the Epa festival ..."

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