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Walking RaddyThe Baby Dolls of New Orleans$
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Kim Vaz-Deville

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781496817396

Published to University Press of Mississippi: September 2019

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781496817396.001.0001

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(p.315) Afterword
Walking Raddy
Kim Vaz-Deville
University Press of Mississippi

I arrived in New Orleans in August 2015 after living in Trinidad and Tobago for more than 8 years. In Trinidad, I played ‘mas’ during the Carnival season, where thousands of revelers dress in bright colorful feathers and scant beaded costumes. Rum and Soca music are essential elements of a Trini Carnival, and like its cousin, Mardi Gras, there are tons of parties and an influx of tourists. As a new transplant to New Orleans, I wanted to experience what it is like to mask during Mardi Gras....

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