Researching Gypsies in Context: Being Open to all Aspects.
|Speaker:||Judith Okely, School of Anthropology, Oxford University|
|Date:||Wednesday 4 February 2015|
|Time:||14:00 - 16:00|
|Location:||Building One: Pearson Teaching Room|
The presentation draws on extensive fieldwork among English Gypsies. An holistic perspective entails interconnections between the economy, politics, kinship, socialization, ritual and ethnic identity. Studying a persecuted minority includes relations with the wider polity and changes through time.
You can find out more about Judith’s research here: http://www.anthro.ox.ac.uk/about-us/affiliates-emeriti-research-fellows/prof-judith-okely/