Friday seminar (4 May): Franca Tamisari ‘Start from your own story, from your own experience?: On becoming an anthropologist: the genesis of one’s own research’

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Location: Milgate Room, A.D. Hope building Time: 3-5pm, Friday May 4 Speaker: Franca Tamisari, University Ca’ Foscari Venezia Abstract With his clear and compelling words, Keith Lapulung, a Yolngu leader, expressed one of the premises of a ‘new ethnology’, as identified by Ernesto De Martino (2002:86).  Criticising ahistorical approaches and ‘objectivity’ in anthropological descriptive accounts, as early […]