research data . Audiovisual . 2021

Mwatima Ali Cave in Charawe village, Zanzibar

Clacherty, Bronwen; Bruinders, Sylvia; Damodaran, Sumangala;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2021
  • Publisher: University of Cape Town
  • Country: South Africa
This video clip was recorded by Bronwen Clacherty on 23 February 2018. It shows the arrival at Mwatima Ali Cave, in Charawe village, Zanzibar; people hang red and white fabric pieces at the entrance to the cave to thank the keeper of the cave for their blessings. This video accompanies Bronwen Clacherty’s (2021) PhD dissertation entitled “Understanding the History of Women's Lives in Zanzibar Through Song and Story: A Gendered Perspective.”
free text keywords: 190409 Musicology and Ethnomusicology, FOS: Arts (arts, history of arts, performing arts, music), 210310 Middle Eastern and African History, FOS: History and archaeology, History, Women, Gender, Zanzibar, East Africa, Humanities, Indigenous Knowledge, Oral History, Charawe
  • Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
  • Social Science and Humanities
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