Friday, November 29, 2013 - 16:15
Herbertson Room, School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY
OCTF seminar followed by drinks
Speaker: Dr John Hemming, author and explorer
Listen to podcast (slides not available)
Brazil's indigenous peoples were at a nadir fifty years ago, but are recovering strongly in numbers, protected lands, and pride. But they still face serious political threats, and are grappling with problems in health, education and modern subsistence. John Hemming illustrates the changes from first contacts to computer literacy with stunning photography.