october, 2017

11oct2:00 pm- 5:00 pmCulture and popular politics in Mozambique


Anésio Manhiça receives the 2017 Christian Geffray Dissertation Award

Congratulations to Anésio Manhiça, an anthropologist based at Kaleidoscopio whose Honours dissertation concluded in 2016 and titled A metamorfose da cidade: vivências e práticas quotidianas dos espaços na “Sommershield II” is the winner of the 2017 Christian Geffray Award. Established in 2016 by the Franco-Mozambican Association of Humanities and Social Sciences (AFRAMO-CHS), the Christian Geffray …

Carmeliza Rosário joins Kaleidoscopio

Carmeliza Rosário,  a doctoral student in Social Anthropology at the University of Bergen, Norway joins the Kaleidoscopio as an associate researcher. Rosário is concluding her PhD project that discusses the relationship between memory and women of power and authority in Zambezia. At Kaleidoscopio, Rosario is part of the working group that explores the intersection between …

Albino Jopela reviews traditional custodianship of heritage sites in Southern Africa

Kaleidoscopio’s archaeologist Albino Jopela has written a review chapter on The traditional custodianship system in Southern Africa. The chapter is a contribution to the book Traditional Management Systems at Heritage Sites in Africa published by the African World Heritage Fund (AWHF) in October 2016. With the analysis centred on the Matobo site in Zimbabwe and …