Homosexual Witch-hunts in Africa
Duration: 10 mins 42 secs
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From lynchings to prosecutions, homosexuals in Africa are facing persecution on a scale never witnessed before.
|Collection:||Department of Social Anthropology|
|Publisher:||University of Cambridge|
|Keywords:||social anthropology; Africa; homosexual; witch-hunt;|
|Abstract:||From lynchings to prosecutions, homosexuals in Africa are facing persecution on a scale never witnessed before. How can this alarming trend be explained? Peter Geschiere, Professor of African anthropology at the University of Amsterdam, talks to Cambridge anthropology student Alice Wilson about the insights anthropology has to offer.
Recorded by Zilan Wang.