Aletta Biersack

Aletta Biersack’s Papua New Guinea research has been among the Ipili speakers of the Porgera and Paiela valleys, Enga Province. The research topics upon which she has published include gender; ritual, mythology and cosmology; kinship, marriage and social networks; gold mining in Porgera and at Mt Kare; and the history of Ipili speakers in the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. She is also the editor of Clio in Oceania, Papuan Borderlands, and Ecologies for Tomorrow, and co-editor of Reimagining Political Ecology and Emergent Masculinities in the Pacific. She is professor of cultural anthropology at the University of Oregon.

Gender Violence & Human Rights

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Seeking Justice in Fiji, Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu

Edited by: Aletta Biersack, Margaret Jolly, Martha Macintyre
ISBN (print): 9781760460709
ISBN (online): 9781760460716
Publication date: December 2016