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The Dogon are known for their complex cosmology. We were assigned a little more than half this text for my African Traditions course. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The old blind man, Ogotemmeli, tells the Dogon creation conversatuons and how that myth influences basket-making, granary and house design, field cultivation, making pottery, smithing, weaving and drumming.

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Want to Read saving…. Jay rated it it was amazing Apr 16, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Sebbene sia un testo di antropologia bello e buono, a leggerlo appare a volte conversatione un romanzo fantasy. Fascinating description of the culture and symbol systems of the Dogon of Mali. Books by Marcel Griaule. Fascinating to see the ideas and traditions from what really feels like a completely different world.

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For the general reader like meconversatlons interesting to read about ancient forms of world thought, but challenging too: The E-mail Address es field is required. From inside the book. Your list has reached the wigh number of items.

Find more information about: Miranda rated it liked it Jul 07, Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Whether the Dogon folks decided to stop talking to outsiders or Ogotemmeli was a gifted and lone tale-spinner hardly matters to me.

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