PEABODY MUSEUM PRESS
Cover: Where the Roads All End: Photography and Anthropology in the Kalahari, from Harvard University PressCover: Where the Roads All End in PAPERBACK

Where the Roads All End

Photography and Anthropology in the Kalahari

Add to Cart

Product Details

PAPERBACK

$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780873654098

Publication Date: 05/29/2017

Text

302 pages

7-1/2 x 10 inches

119 color illustrations, 118 halftones, 2 maps

Peabody Museum Press

World

  • List of Illustrations
  • Foreword: Families in the Field [Paul Theroux]
  • A Note on Terminology and Spelling
  • Introduction: Where the Roads All End
    • The Quest
    • The Photographs
  • 1. From Cambridge to the Kalahari
    • Laurence Marshall
    • Lorna Marshall
    • The Kalahari
    • The Lost City of the Kalahari
    • The First Expedition: 1950
  • 2. Bushman Mythology and Bushman Anthropology
    • The Search for Bushmen
    • Sara Baartman, the “Hottentot Venus, and the Bushman Body”
    • Bushman Photography
    • The Marshalls and Anthropology
    • John Kennedy Marshall
    • Elizabeth Marshall
  • 3. The Early Expeditions, 1951–1953
    • The Ju/’hoansi
    • The Third Expedition, 1952–53
  • 4. Expedition Photographers
    • The Polaroid Land Camera
    • The Photographers
    • Merl La Voy
    • Anneliese Fuss-Hippel Scherz
    • Daniel Blitz
    • Robert Gesteland
    • Robert Gardner
    • Photographic Technology and Logistics
    • The Stereo Realist Camera
    • Comparative Research and Comparing Photographers
  • 5. The Middle Expeditions, 1955 and 1956
    • The Fourth Expedition, 1955
    • The Fifth Expedition, 1956
    • Publishing
  • 6. Iconic Bushmen
  • 7. The Later Expeditions, 1957–1961
    • The Sixth Expedition, 1957–1958
    • Cinéma Vérité
    • The Seventh Expedition, 1959
    • The Eighth Expedition, 1961
  • 8. Changes in the Kalahari
    • 1952–1953 Expedition
    • 1957–1958 Expedition
    • 1961 Expedition
  • 9. Photographic Legacies
    • After the Expeditions
    • A Kalahari Family: Anatomy of a Scene
    • “Death by Myth”
    • Visual Anthropology
    • Photographic Future
    • Bushman Nostalgia
  • Acknowledgments
  • Appendix A: Expedition Members
  • Appendix B: Photo Gallery of Expedition Members
  • Notes
  • References
  • Picture Credits
  • Index

Recent News

From Our Blog

Jacket: What Stars Are Made Of: The Life of Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, by Donovan Moore, from Harvard University Press

The Most Famous Astronomer You’ve Never Heard Of

Despite her pioneering contributions to science, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin has not always been recognized as one of the most influential scientists of the twentieth century. In What Stars Are Made Of, Donovan Moore sets out to change this, with the first full biography of this trailblazing scientist. To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we are pleased to highlight five

‘manifold glories of classical Greek and Latin’

The digital Loeb Classical Library (loebclassics.com) extends the founding mission of James Loeb with an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature.