The Kogi, members of an isolated tribe in the mountains of Colombia, speak out about the consequences of modern living in a keen portrait of a culture that has survived unchanged for more than a thousand years. 10,000 first printing.
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"Relates filmmaker's ethnographic voyage to the Kagaba of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Includes narrative history, developed from secondary sources of Tairona/Spanish relations, discussion of Kagaba relations with State institutions, and examination of Sierra Nevada's involvement in broader Colombian conflicts. Author's personal reminiscences connect these themes"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.… (more)