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Preface by Rolf de Mare
The bissu of Segeri
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Accompaniment appeared arms ball bamboo beginning bissu body boys buffalo bugi Buginese called Celebes ceremonies chanted chief chorus circle close cloth coffin continued dance dancers dead designated direction dressed drums expressed extended face feast feet festive field figures final fingers followed foot formation formed forward four front gathered gestures girls given ground hand head held heron Java knees land later leaving lift light looked Macassar means middle movements moving Occasions offering once opposite original ornaments Padjaga padjoge pakarena passed performed perhaps play ranged reached regions remained rhythm rows seemed short shoulder showed side similar singing skirts slow slowly sometimes song soon sort squatted started steps stone stood stopped swaying Toradja troupe turned usually village wall whole women wore young