Somatic immersion in healing dance ceremonies of the Kalahari San

  • Eline Kieft (Speaker)

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation


    This paper offers an auto-ethnographic, somatic reflection of immersion in several healing dance ceremonies of the Kalahari San people of Namibia, highlighting key ingredients that can inspire a more holistic way of looking at health and wellbeing in western context.
    Period24 Feb 2018
    Event titleNarrating the Somatic: Gathering voices, sharing practices
    Event typeConference
    LocationLondon, United KingdomShow on map
    Degree of RecognitionNational


    • healing dance
    • somatic immersion
    • Namibia
    • Kalahari San
    • shaking medicine
    • auto-ethnography