Eric Kline Silverman

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This site is no longer current.  Please visit my current website at
Departments of American Studies and
     Human Development
Wheelock College
200 The Riverway
Boston, MA 02215  USA
(click here for my Wheelock webpage)
Office Phone: 617.879.2423
Visiting Research Associate
Women's Studies
    Research Center (WSRC)
Brandeis University
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Here I am in Wewak (Feb 2008), receiving gifts from my fictive sister's children; later, I reciprocated with chickens and rice.


In Wewak, the capital town of the East Sepik Province, February 2008.  These are some of the men from Tambunum village I was interviewing on modernity and fatherhood.

Doctoral fieldwork, Tambunum Village, Papua New Guinea, 1988-1990