Somatic immersion in healing dance ceremonies of the Kalahari San

Kieft, E. (Speaker)

Activity: Oral presentation

Description

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
Held atNarrating the Somatic
Event typeConference
LocationLondon, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational

Keywords

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