All posts tagged: Acholi

uganda, refugee camp, USAID, manchestar united, moesgaard museum, de etnografiske samlinger, ethnography, collections, museum, aarhus, denmark

Door from Ugandan refugee camp

A bright red door signalling that the owner of the house is a big fan of ’MANCHESTAR UNITED’ is probably not the first thing, you would expect to see, when visiting a home in a former camp for internally displaced people. Yet here it is. […]

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calabash, witchdoctor, spirits, death, ritual, ceremony, moesgaard museum, de etnografiske samlinger, ethnography, collections, museum, aarhus, denmark

Ritual Calabash – Uganda

Join us on a trip to Uganda guided by our guest blogger Sophie Hooge Seebach, PhD Scholar at the Department of Anthropology, Aarhus University:  What do the voices of the dead sound like? In Acholi, Northern Uganda, the spirits of the dead do not disappear […]

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