Annotation: Tondo, Josefina Socorro Flores. 2010. Popular Religiosity and the Transnational Journey

Tondo, Josefina Socorro Flores. 2010. Popular Religiosity and the Transnational Journey: Inscribing Filipino Identity in the Santo Niño Fiesta in New Zealand. The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology, 11(3-4):219-44. Tondo discusses how the performance of the sacral – the celebration of Cebu's Santo Niño-Sinulog in Auckland and Christchurch – is a form of cultural expression … Continue reading Annotation: Tondo, Josefina Socorro Flores. 2010. Popular Religiosity and the Transnational Journey

Annotation: Kondo, Dorinne K. 1990. Crafting Selves: Power, Gender, and Discourses of Identity in a Japanese Workplace

Kondo, Dorinne K. 1990. Crafting Selves: Power, Gender, and Discourses of Identity in a Japanese Workplace. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. As Kondo writes, “What and how I write is no mere academic exercise; for me it matters, and matters deeply” (302). Using a first-person account, what she refers to as “inevitable locatedness” (303), Kondo … Continue reading Annotation: Kondo, Dorinne K. 1990. Crafting Selves: Power, Gender, and Discourses of Identity in a Japanese Workplace