Northwest Amazon, mythic narratives, Stephen Hugh-Jones
In this comment on Hugh-Jones’s article "The Origin of Night," Geraldo Andrello argues that the politics of myth narrations and ritual performances are enacted through the regulation of temporality and explains why it is that all-important status distinctions are brought into existence through the retelling of permutations of the Origin of Night myth.
"A Brief Comment on Hugh-Jones's "The Origin of Night and the Dance of Time","
Tipití: Journal of the Society for the Anthropology of Lowland South America:
2, Article 6, 99-101.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.trinity.edu/tipiti/vol16/iss2/6
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