An exploration of issues arising from writing about the experience and interpretation of ethnographic fieldwork. Aspects of representation such as writing and using fieldnotes, style, structure, techniques of persuasion, fictionalization and reflexivity will be examined. Students will also learn about historical experiments with surrealism, poetry and fiction.
Additional Course Information
- AN101; Year 3 or Year 4 Anthropology program OR Year 3 or Year 4 honours status in an arts program.
- 3 lecture hours