Politics beyond the Yoga Mat: Yoga Fundamentalism and the ‘Vedic Way of Life’

Get PDF: McCartney, Patrick. 2017. Politics beyond the Yoga Mat: Yoga Fundamentalism and the ‘Vedic Way of Life’. Global Ethnographic.   Patrick McCartney Visiting Fellow, Australian National University psdmccartney@gmail.com Abstract This article explores an under-appreciated relation between the quotidian practices of Western yoga practitioners and the global agenda of Hindu supremacism. It demonstrates how yoga, or rather, the yoga body, […]

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River Nomads

Get PDF: Daniela Vavrova. 2017. River Nomads. Global Ethnographic.   Eric Komlavi Hahonou (Director and Producer) with the participation of Lotte Pelckmans. Duration 42 minutes, spoken languages: Hausa, Zarma, subtitles: French, English. Komlavi Consult (Production), 2016.   Daniela Vavrova The Cairns Institute and College of Arts Society and Education James Cook University daniela.vavrova@jcu.edu.au   “All people here came from somewhere else”. […]

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