Loading Events

Events for January 17, 2019

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

9:00 am

Kalahari Perspectives: Anthropology, Photography, and the Marshall Family

January 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
+ Google Map
Standard Museum Admission

The new exhibition will explore the photographic representation of Kalahari people known as the Ju/’hoansi and /Gwi of Namibia. Once pejoratively called Bushmen, they have been—throughout history—photographed and otherwise imaged in an effort to exploit and colonize them. In the 1950s, the Marshall family, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, launched an effort to document the lives […]

Find out more »
+ Export Events