Intensive Ethnographic Survey of Social Relationships

6 November, 2016

The Project 2 report is in the process of being written and will become available to the public for review at the Yap State Historic Preservation Office upon completion of the draft.

August-October 2016

These months were devoted to oral history collection throughout Yap. On this particular day, I saw blue skies with lots of greenery and enjoyed my ‘office’ view with my new friends! The picture below represents the way oral histories are usually collected on Yap… a couple people at a time and in a circle at a pebaey (public meeting house).

img_4573June 2016

Project 2 finally embarks on oral history collection! Project 2 is entitled “Intensive Ethnographic Survey of Social Relationships and Groupings in Yapese Socio-political Organization.”

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