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Odyssey; N!ai, The Story of a Kung Woman


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N!ai, The Story of a Kung Woman
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Anthropology and archaeology series of 27 programs over two seasons. Series release date: 1980

Program Description

In 1950, N!ai was a child roaming the African bush of the Kalahari Desert with a small band of hunter-gatherers. Today she lives with 800 people on a government settlement and mourns the days she knew as a child when !Kung controlled their own destiny.

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Broadcast program

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Chicago: “Odyssey; N!ai, The Story of a Kung Woman,” 07/22/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 26, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_534321A6E14C4498AD65560CB3146B8C.
MLA: “Odyssey; N!ai, The Story of a Kung Woman.” 07/22/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 26, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_534321A6E14C4498AD65560CB3146B8C>.
APA: Odyssey; N!ai, The Story of a Kung Woman. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_534321A6E14C4498AD65560CB3146B8C
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