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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Culture Circulates at the Heart of Childhood

Book reviewed: Lancy, DF 2014, The anthropology of childhood: Cherubs, chattel, changelings. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Reviewer: Nirmala Jayaraman How is culture, which David F. Lancy describes in his book, The Anthropology of Childhood, as a process of rituals and behaviors taught by adults or learned by children (372 – 373), influential to the individual? Lancy’s book explores this topic […]

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