Tag: Gender & man/vrouw

Pregnancies, high-school drop-outs and personal struggles: The joys of anthropological fieldwork

standplaatswereld , August 29th, 2016


Laetitia Simorangkir. Now that I completed my thesis (on care arrangements in South African communities), I can really say that I love anthropology and do research. But there…


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‘Vat en sit’: South African men through the eyes of the women?

standplaatswereld , May 24th, 2016


By Laetitia Simorangkir    While conducting fieldwork for my research on the organization of care arrangements in South African communities, I surprisingly often ended up in situations where…


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The reality of race: fieldwork experiences from Ghana

standplaatswereld , May 15th, 2016


Millicent, one of the staff members of the hostel where I stayed, and I. By Marije Maliepaard           Recently my Colombian friend and I were talking about being white in a country like…


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