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Boom. 2015; 5454–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.54
Published: 01 December 2015
... it Outside Practicing religion in public California is experiencing a proliferation of public religious celebrations likenever before. Processions spill onto city streets. Altars summoning the spiritsof the dead are erected at busy intersections. Bands of pilgrims crisscross the state as they make...
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Boom. 2015; 5490–93 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.90
Published: 01 December 2015
... University of California 2015 Our Lady of La Vang religious art representations of saints in art Vietnamese Americans Vietnamese Catholics thien-huong t. ninh Our Lady of La Vang A Vietnamese Virgin Mary, made in California E very two years, more than 200,000 pilgrims make their way to La Vang...
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Boom. 2015; 5420–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.20
Published: 01 December 2015
... of Mazu, a goddess bound to a particular region and temple in Taiwan, demonstrate a creative response to leaving one s place. Pilgrims from San Francis- co s Ma-tsu Temple accompany the statue of Meiguo Mazu (American Mazu) to the mother temple in Beigang, Tai- wan. The American Mazu regularly...
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Boom. 2014; 4370–75 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.3.70
Published: 01 September 2014
... before returning to their permanent residences. These campers, just as Muir had recommended, became pilgrims to California s natural cathedrals Pilgrimage is never straightforward nor simply a matter of traveling somewhere. Regardless of whether the ultimate destination is Lourdes, Gettysburg...
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Boom. 2013; 3217–21 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.2.17
Published: 01 July 2013
...Ami Sommariva This essay discusses the work and life of peace activist David H. Breaux, situating it within the tradition of holy foolishness. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 holy fool peace activism Davis Peace Pilgrim depression ami sommariva David...
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Boom. 2011; 1259–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2011.1.2.59
Published: 01 May 2011
... of flags, pilgrims, and pioneers, several jurors remained unconvinced of the de- fendants guilt. They deliberated for 66 hours, as the defen- dants, reporters, and attorneys played cards or read. At one point, near the middle of their 118 ballots, the jury came back in and asked the judge a question...