In Taipei's Dream Community, this Indigenous festival is included in your rent

Taipei's annual Dream Parade-a cacophonous riot of color honoring Taiwan's aboriginal villagers (and funded by a local property magnate)-has been likened to Rio's Carnivàle and the Mardi Gras in New Orleans. Mark Daffey dives in. Dressed in guises designed to replicate banana peels, wizened old women turn back the clock with a zestful vigor that belies their years.