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Barbara Myerhoff

Barbara Myerhoff

"If I can, in my work as an anthropologist...make it clear to others who they are and what they feel and what they have, if I can take what theyve shown me and pass that through me and out into the world, then my work is done."

1. Quote from In Her Own Time, Dir. Lynne Littman, Videocassette, Direct Cinema Limited, 1986.

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