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De Hipatia a Bridget Jones

anthropologies , November 20th, 2020


«No es que no hayan existido mujeres que filosofaran. Es que los filósofos han preferido olvidarlas, tal vez después de haberse apropiado de sus ideas». Umberto Eco, “Filosofare…


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Ethnographic Films: A Family of Resemblances

Kerim , August 1st, 2017


This is the third post in my series on the definition of “ethnographic film.” In the first post I laid out the basic approach I am using: one…


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The Four Dimensions of Ethnographic Films

Kerim , July 26th, 2017


In my last post I argued that rather than choosing between overly narrow (“closed”) or overly broad (“open”) definitions of ethnographic film, it would be better to follow…


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Do we even need to define ethnographic film?

Kerim , July 20th, 2017


Before this year I never felt the need to come up with a clear definition for what counts as an “ethnographic film.” Constructing better pigeonholes only seems to…


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