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Abafazi pandle (Field Card)
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Drinking parties in this region were usually held inside the huts as there is plenty of wind over the open downs, especially near the sea. The song calls on the women to leave the hut to the men, as they pass the beer around and sing their drinking songs.
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Abatakali - Brief Notes, 1936-1938
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in Max Gluckman Papers, of Royal Anthropological Institute. Archives and Manuscripts (Box L: Zululand Notes Archive, [Folder 5]) (1938) , 8 page(s)
This eight-page, handwritten fieldwork file is a series of brief notes dated from 24.12.36 to 12.1.38, written like a diary. It is headed, 'Abatakali' and contains information on: magic, ex-King Edward, Solomon, George V, arsenic stealing, abduction, flood, wages in reserve, and cattle.
in Max Gluckman Papers, of Royal Anthropological Institute. Archives and Manuscripts (Box L: Zululand Notes Archive, [Folder 5]) (1938) , 8 page(s)
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Aftertaste
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written by Ceridwen Dovey, 1980-; directed by Ceridwen Dovey, 1980-; produced by Ceridwen Dovey, 1980- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2004), 36 mins
Wine has been made in the Western Cape region of South Africa for over 300 years. At first, slaves and indigenous Khoisan worked the vineyards owned by white European settlers. Classified as 'Coloureds,' the descendants of these laborers have continued to work these vineyards for generations. Until recently, they...
written by Ceridwen Dovey, 1980-; directed by Ceridwen Dovey, 1980-; produced by Ceridwen Dovey, 1980- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2004), 36 mins
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Ahe likalakati (Field Card)
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The four leading women sang this song on their knees, and the principal singer also mimed the torso, hip and arm movements of the dance whilst she sang.
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Answers to Fifty Questions, Undated
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in Max Gluckman Papers, of Royal Anthropological Institute. Archives and Manuscripts (Box L: Zululand Notes Archive, [Folder 7]) (1938) , 10 page(s)
This 10-page, undated, handwritten fieldwork file contains the numbered answers to 50 questions, with some left blank.
in Max Gluckman Papers, of Royal Anthropological Institute. Archives and Manuscripts (Box L: Zululand Notes Archive, [Folder 7]) (1938) , 10 page(s)
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Bathi abafana ndisandindazana (Field Card)
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The whole crowd of about 60 women and girls swayed from foot to foot as they sang with great enthusiasm. It is clearly a well known and much loved tune in this region. 
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Being San
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directed by Michael Duffett, fl. 2001; produced by Michael Duffett, fl. 2001 (Amsterdam, North Holland: Off the Fence, 2001), 15 mins
A documentary examining the life of the San people and recording their reactions to the internationally acclaimed feature film, The Great dance : a hunter's story.
directed by Michael Duffett, fl. 2001; produced by Michael Duffett, fl. 2001 (Amsterdam, North Holland: Off the Fence, 2001), 15 mins
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Born Into Struggle
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written by Anita Khanna, fl. 2006 and Rehad Desai, 1963-; directed by Rehad Desai, 1963-; produced by Bhekizizwe Peterson, fl. 1997 and Rehad Desai, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2004), 52 mins
Filmmaker Rehad Desai takes us on an intimate journey mapped out by the scars etched into his family's life from having a father who was intensely involved in politics.
written by Anita Khanna, fl. 2006 and Rehad Desai, 1963-; directed by Rehad Desai, 1963-; produced by Bhekizizwe Peterson, fl. 1997 and Rehad Desai, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2004), 52 mins
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Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Episode 116, South Africa: Amazing Encounters
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presented by Richard Wiese, 1959-; produced by Louie Rousso, fl. 2013, Explorer Films and WGBH Boston, in Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Episode 116 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 27 mins
Richard Wiese explores the wildest part of South Africa’s fabled Kruger National Park where he encounters elephants, lions and giraffes. He finds out how local communities are banding together to fight poaching and create a new economy based on ecotourism. And he visits a Makuleke village to learn how this proud...
presented by Richard Wiese, 1959-; produced by Louie Rousso, fl. 2013, Explorer Films and WGBH Boston, in Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Episode 116 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 27 mins
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Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Episode 120, South Africa: Turtles and Tsongas
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presented by Richard Wiese, 1959-; produced by Louie Rousso, fl. 2013, Explorer Films and WGBH Boston, in Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Episode 120 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 27 mins
The tale of the turtle begins on the beaches of South Africa’s Rocktail Bay. Richard Wiese travels here in search of the extraordinary loggerhead turtle, which swims thousands of miles to lay its eggs on the same beach where it was born. Richard fishes with a Tsonga tribesman and visits a rural primary school t...
presented by Richard Wiese, 1959-; produced by Louie Rousso, fl. 2013, Explorer Films and WGBH Boston, in Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Episode 120 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 27 mins
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