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A little bit on my master's research (Indigenous Women's History) 

My dissertation studied the historical representations of Indigenous Women in the long-term editorial history of Hans Staden's Book en.wikipedia.org/wiki/True_His

I mapped how the imagery coined in this book have changed over time. During the XVIth-XXth centuries, images of cannibal women were very popular. Sexualising images as well.

Nowadays, native american women self-representations challenge this stereotype (+others) about them.

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A little bit on my master's research (Indigenous Women's History) 

@andi

Thanks !

The Wikipedia article seems quite bad, couldn't you correct it ?
I know nearly nothing about Staden (I just knew that his testimony existed) so I can't do it myself...

A little bit on my master's research (Indigenous Women's History) 

@lienrag most definitely

A little bit on my master's research (Indigenous Women's History) 

@andi

I guess you've read Pierre Clastres ?

But Staden's story made me think, have you read "Les indes fourbes" ? Not a masterpiece, but I quite liked it.

Also, have you read Claude Meillassoux's "Femmes, greniers et capitaux" ?
Not directly related to your work, I guess, but still fundational.

A little bit on my master's research (Indigenous Women's History) 

@lienrag Yesssss for Clastres.

Les Inde fourbes, I haven't. But the this adventure tale sounds like a Robinsonade en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robinson a genre itself inspired on Hans Staden's books and similar.

Thank you for the recommendation of Meillassoux. I read his contribution to Africa's History, but not this one. I'll leave the link here for future reading gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6

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