Note: Mackenze discusses an Easter celebration that involves a ring play with women moving in a circle tying and untying a ribbon around a pole. He also describes the feasts that used to take place in his part of the Bahamas.
About the session: Songs performed by and interviews with Bahamian sponge-fisherman Emperor Mackenzie and two unidentified men.
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