Servants of Pearl: The Kuwaiti Pearl Diving Industry & Culture


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Talk by Dina Mahmoud

 

 

Servants of Pearl: The Kuwaiti Pearl Diving Industry & Culture

 

Details

Date: 7/17/2016
Originally presented in NYC
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Description

This presentation explores the pearl diver culture and industry in Kuwait. It digs deeper into the identity of these divers, their social statuses, their lifestyles, and their community. It further explains the historical, social and scientific contexts of this practice.

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