Posts categorised under "Anthropology"
Tracing a personal journey across three continents, Adam Farhan tells a global story of learning and teaching gamelan.
How did British colonialists use language and maps used to establish dominion over the land of Malaya? In this article, Simon traces the idea of indigeneity in maps, texts and photographs.
The Bahasa of Politics (4/5)
Kendy introduces the belief systems and a sacred object, the rasang, of the Bidayuh community.
Rasang and the Spirit World: Rituals, Symbols and Initiation in the Life of a Bidayuh Dayung Borih at Bau Sarawak
Welyn dwells into the world of Pua Kumbu heritage as it is trafficked between world heritage-making, grassroots activism and state preservation projects.