Namibia Digital Repository

Browse Items (3 total)

  • Tags: Oral History

"During the peak of apartheid, the South African Defence Force (SADF) killed close to a
thousand Namibian exiles at Cassinga in southern Angola. This happened on May 4 1978. In
recent years, Namibia commemorates this day, nationwide, in remembrance…

"Namibia has a rich intangible cultural heritage. There is an urgent need to record more of it, but there is also a wealth of already recorded oral heritage and music that is in danger of being irretrievably lost if the opportunities of preserving it…

1 Introduction 2 The area around the Waterberg in Herero oral tradition 3 The “oral character” of the Waterberg area 4 Interpretation 4.1 The mountain itself: Fauna, flora and natural resources 4.2 The surrounding landscape: Wells and settlements…
Output Formats

atom, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-json, omeka-xml, rss2