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Halbert Barton

Halbert Barton

Associate Professor of Anthropology

B.A., University of California-Santa CruzM.A., Ph.D., Cornell University


Afro-Caribbean Drum-Dancing (particularly the Puerto Rican Bomba), Latin American Studies


  • Author, “El espacio social como tambor: Bomba en la época post-patriarchal” published in “A Gathering of Poets and Players: Voice and Performance in Caribbean Culture(s)”