Culture and Customs of Bolivia

In this book, contemporary representations of Bolivian art, music, religion, literature, festivals, theater, and cinema document how history and geography have shaped Bolivia's modern culture. * Presents a chronology of historical, political, and cultural events from pre-Colombian times to the present * Includes photographs that illustrate the country's richness of people, festivals, architectural treasures, artwork, and regional cultural celebrations as well as geographical and historic maps * Contains a comprehensive bibliography for further reading * Provides a glossary of regional expressions and key terms to understanding the cultural mosaic of Bolivia