Elizabeth Lindsey:
Elizabeth Lindsey: Das Erbe der Menschheit kuratieren

TEDWomen 2010 · 10:13 · Filmed Dec 2010
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Man sagt, dass wenn ein Stammesältester stirbt, es so ist, als würde eine Bibliothek in Flammen aufgehen. Anthropologin Elizabeth Lindsey, ein National Geographic Fellow, sammelt das tief gehende kulturelle Wissen, das in Form von Geschichten und Überlieferungen weitergegeben wird.

Explorer, ethnographer
Elizabeth Lindsey is a fellow of the National Geographic Society. Her mission: to keep ancestral voices alive by recording indigenous wisdom and traditions. Full bio
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