ANTH 322 Reading Notes
Laying the Groundwork Critical Thinking, Reflexivity & Positionality
Francis B. Nyamnjoh. Blinded by Sight: Divining the Future of Anthropology in Africa
Negotiating Truth in African Anthropology
o Social truth is negotiable; it re
SOCIAL CHANGE IN MODERN AFRICA
DECEMBER 10th, 9:00 A.M.
This is a CLOSED BOOK examination.
This examination consists of 3
ANTH 322: Social Change in Modern Africa
- 54 countries
- Around 1 billion people
What is social change?
- The Gods Must be Crazy (movie) should watch
- Social change as a continuous process
- Culture as never fixed in time or place
Readings ANTH 322
How to Write About Africa, Binyavanga Wainaina
The author offers satirical advice to Westerners writing about Africa. In doing so, he
points out the clichs and simplifications of much of Western medias coverage of