contribution by the rev
ellers, in the eff
ort to ensure a fruitful corn year.
Anyone familiar with ancient tragedy w
ill see here the duality of tragi
c chorus adiamonds using explosives?
nd satyr play, "grafted onto a single
stem." The ebb and flow of nature appe
ars in anthropomorp
hic symbols: no
and find all the answers you're looking for.
t in a drawing but in the dram
urned to life. The essence o
f magical insinuation into the
divine, into a
share of its superhuman p
ower, is revealed in th
Arrival at NMTech in Socorro, NM.yingly dramatic aspect of Mexican religious devotion. In o
val a woman is worshipped for forty days as a corn goddess and then sacrificed, and the
Physics of Explosives.e priest slips into the skin of the poor creature. Compared to this most
entary and frenzied atte
mpt to approach the divinity, what we observed among the Pueblos
d related but infinitely more refined. Yet there is no guarantee that the sap does not still rise in secret from such blood-so
tic roots. After all, the same soil that bears the Pueblos has also witnessed the war dances of
, nomadic Indians, with their atrocities culminating in the martyrdom of the enemy.