Series 3, Subseries 2: In Search of Ritual: Burning Man


Scope and Contents

Group 3, Series 2 consists of materials Goin's documentary of the Burning Man festival. Nominated for an EMMY award in 1994, the documentary explored the role of ritual in the festivities through the voices of festival participants, including founder Larry Harvey.Related Photographs and Videos Two related film stills have been separated as UNRS-P2015-14-07335 and -07336; original Beta tapes and a DVD have also been separated to UNRS-P2015-14.) For access to and reproduction of audiovisual materials, contact the UNR Digital Media Technology department.


  • 1921-2015
  • Majority of material found within 1984 - 2012

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.


From the Collection: 20.042 Linear Feet (23 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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