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A State of Force

The Repressive Policing of Contention in Queensland under Frederic Urquhart

Paul Bleakley

is thereby vulnerable to accusations of considerable participant bias. Furthermore, given that Pointing’s series is largely based on the concept of oral history, it would be difficult to draw upon these texts as a means of illuminating the context of

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The Religious Foundations of Capoeira Angola

The Cosmopolitics of an Apparently Non-religious Practice

Sergio González Varela

and resistance. Another important figure among the ancestors in capoeira Angola is Besouro Preto, the ‘black beetle’. Besouro, a character that first appeared in the oral history of Salvador during the early twentieth century, was a man who current

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Love and Sex in Wartime

Controlling Women’s Sexuality in the Ukrainian Nationalist Underground

Marta Havryshko

, 159, 262, 334; HDA SBU, f. 2, op. 88, spr. 62, t. 9, ark. 181 zv; HDA SBU, f. 2, op. 88, spr. 63, t. 10, ark. 63. 31 See, e.g., Halyna Datsiuk, ed., Usna zhinocha istoriia: Povernennia [Women’s oral history: Returning] (Kiev: Spadshchyna, 2003

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Elaine MacKinnon

introduction to a collection of oral histories from the Gulag that some scholars have raised questions about the reliability of memoirs due to the proliferation of personal writings that have come out since the late 1980s and the possibility that a survivor may

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Maria Bucur, Alexandra Ghit, Ayşe Durakbaşa, Ivana Pantelić, Rochelle Goldberg Ruthchild, Elizabeth A. Wood, Anna Müller, Galina Goncharova, Zorana Antonijević, Katarzyna Sierakowska, Andrea Feldman, Maria Kokkinou, Alexandra Zavos, Marija M. Bulatović, Siobhán Hearne, and Rayna Gavrilova

structures of feeling” (5) emerging from women's employment in several textile and garment factories now located in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, and Slovenia. The book relies on sixty oral history interviews, archival and published sources

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Reflecting the “Field”

Two Vepsian Villages and three Researchers

Laura Siragusa and Madis Arukask

.4324/9780203310762 Siikala , A.-L. 2000 . “ Variation and Genre as Practice: Strategies for Reproducing Oral History in the Southern Cook Islands ”. Pp. 215 – 242 in Thick Corpus, Organic Variation and Textuality in Oral Tradition , ed. Lauri Honko . Studia Fennica

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Administering Vaccination in Interwar Algeria

Medical Auxiliaries, Smallpox, and the Colonial State in the Communes mixtes

Hannah-Louise Clark

1835,” Revue de l’Occident musulman et de la Méditerranée 8, 1 (1970): 185–89. 5 The potential of using archives located in Algeria and nongovernment sources such as oral histories is exemplified by Johnson, The Battle for Algeria . The archives of

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Rethinking the Margins with André Schwarz-Bart

From The Last of the Just and A Woman Named Solitude to the Posthumous Narratives

Kathleen Gyssels

grandfather teaches him the Torah alongside gathering the oral histories and the narrative strategies to resist the dominant language, values and norms (the identical role and approach to ‘oraliture’ in the Caribbean context). Likewise, Télumée will be the

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Julie Fette

parent for not gathering the story from ancestors when it was possible. 1 As a historian of contemporary France with expertise in oral history and an innate sensibility to elderly folk, the opportunity to record and historicize the Libraty and Cohen life

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Michael Sheridan

marker in St. Vincent’s Boundary Settlement Act (St. Vincent 1966, vol. III: 2219). This tallies with the oral histories I collected about nineteenth and early twentieth century plantation landscapes, where both perimeters and internal boundaries