Indaba—Fieldwork, Jive and Phenomenology

Abstract

When on my first fieldwork trip in north-western Namibia, the music by the Soul Brothers (a South African jive band) confronted me with my own naivety and estrangement. But it also introduced me to phenomenology, and continues to warn against an all too intellectualist understanding of social and cultural realities

Section
Special section
Published
Feb 6, 2019
How to Cite
Van Wolputte, S. (2019). Indaba—Fieldwork, Jive and Phenomenology. Suomen Antropologi: Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society, 43(2), 80-83. https://doi.org/10.30676/jfas.v43i2.77504