Transition 104 - Featured Article
uGogo: Residing with the Spectral in South Africa
by Emily Margaretten
Ghosts and witches haunt Point Place, an abandoned building that serves as a hellish haven for street children in Durban, South Africa. Anthropologist Emily Margaretten finds that calling the evil spirit by its name--AIDS--does little to dispel its eerie effects on the minds, as well as the bodies, of those living "off the map" and "in-between".
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