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Images of Congo [Hardcover]

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Item description for Images of Congo by Christie McDonald, Suzanne Preston Blier, Christraud M. Geary, Kay Kaufman Shelemay, Christie McDonald, Enid Schildkrout & Rosanna Warren...

Images of Congo brings to light New York artist Anne Eisner who lived in the former Belgian Congo during the 1940s and 1950s. Her passion for maverick field anthropologist Patrick Putnam brought her to the place he founded Camp Putnam at the edge of the Ituri forest. Her commitment to the people there caused her to stay nine years. An eccentric in the colonial context, she spent extended periods of time in pygmy camps, transcribing legends, writing ethnographic notes and bringing up three orphaned pygmy babies. After Putnam destroyed almost everything he had built before he died in 1953, Eisner salvaged the camp, now named Epulu, and published a ghostwritten autobiography that both described and distorted her experiences in the forest.

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Pages   159
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.75" Width: 9.75" Height: 9.75"
Weight:   2.36 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Jul 25, 2006
Publisher   5 Continents Editions
ISBN  8874392206  
ISBN13  9788874392209  

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More About Christie McDonald, Suzanne Preston Blier, Christraud M. Geary, Kay Kaufman Shelemay, Christie McDonald, Enid Schildkrout & Rosanna Warren

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Christie McDonald is a professor of French at the Universite de Montrel. She is the author of "Dispositions: Quatre Essais sur les ecrits de Rousseau, Mallarme," "Proust et Derrida autour de textes et musique" (1986).

Christie McDonald was born in 1942.

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