University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Kris L. Hardin

Representing Africa

Whose Story Counts?

By: Kris L. Hardin

Photographs have long been anĀ important tool of cultural anthropologists. A quick survey of the anthropological literature shows visual images being used to provide records of change, to record important events or activities, and to elicit commentaries from informants about performance, costume, or other areas of interest. Increasingly in the last 20 years, however, anthropologists have […]