Teren marzeń. Antropolog daleko w domu (przełożył Michał Żerkowski)


  • JoAnn D'Alisera Uniwersytet Arkansas
  • Michał Żerkowski




The extent to which personal narrative is seen as a valid component of ethnography has been debated by generations of anthropologists. Critics contend that self-reflection trivializes the text, while supporters assert that self-reflection mediates contradictions between personal and scientific authority inherent in the discipline. Through such self-reflection and description, this essay challenges the basic fieldwork narrative in which notions of distance/nearness and foreign/native are imagined as bounded categories of experience.


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JoAnn D'Alisera - Uniwersytet Arkansas

profesor antropologii kulturowej na Uniwersytecie Arkansas w Fayetteville. Zainteresowania: Afryka, Afrykańczycy w Ameryce, religia, kultura materialna, wspólnoty transnarodowe, islam, miasto, pamięć; 


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D’Alisera, J., & Żerkowski, M. (2016). Teren marzeń. Antropolog daleko w domu (przełożył Michał Żerkowski). Etnografia. Praktyki, Teorie, Doświadczenia, (2), 211–231. https://doi.org/10.4467/254395379EPT.16.012.6491