John Brearley Botswana Collection

Nine women singing. Healing dance song. !Ua, mi g!hama (Open the door, I want to enter), (e.g. one enters a new community, visits to parents, etc)

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  • Cultures

    Khoisan (Naro) [Nharo]

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  • Subjects

    Healing dance

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Brearley Botswana Collection

  • Recording locations

    Dobe, Botswana

  • Performers

    unidentified (3 men dancing), unidentified (nine women singing)

  • Recordist

    Brearley, John

  • Description

    Ju|wa-si Performance of Healing Dance Songs. (Ju|wa-si is a name used by the Kalahari San to call themselves, it means the proper people or the complete people).

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