From a middle-class upbringing, until his thirties Pierre Verger leads a rather and in he publishes Notes sur le culte des orixás et voduns. Livros e artigos de Verger, com ou sem fotografias do autor. Orixás, Livraria Turista, Coleção Recôncavo, Salvador, vol. 10 [dessins Carybé, texte Pierre. Verger, Pierre Fatumbi. “Introdução.” In Orixás: deuses iorubás na África e no Novo Mundo, São Paulo, Brazil: Círculo do Livro,

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Raphaela Corsi marked it as to-read Jan 04, Com marked it as to-read Mar 15, Lists with This Book. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Viviane Sales marked it as to-read Apr 30, Bom Jesus da Lapa, — Foto Marcel Gautherot Pierre Edouard Leopold Verger was a French photographer, ethnologist, anthropologist and researcher who lived most of his life in the city of Salvador, capital of the state of Bahia, in Brazil.

Though he has now a precise direction for his work – the history, customs and religions of Yoruba peoples in West Pierge and of their descendants in Bahia – Verger remains a nomad. Pablo Scobar is currently reading it Dec 13, Since the death of his father and two brothers, Verger’s mother had been his sole remaining parent, who he did not want to hurt in choosing an anticonformism and roving lifestyle.

Renan Virginio marked it as to-read Jan 02, While Europe lives the turmoil of the post-war period, Salvador is a haven of tranquillity. Willian Busch is currently reading it Jul orix, Open Preview See a Problem?


Things start to change inwhen Verger disembarks in Bahia. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In doing so, he unintentionally enters the sphere of scientific research, a universe that will interest him passionately and to which he will remain attached for the rest of his life.

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Vitor Rodrigues marked it as to-read Jan 21, Pri Nascimento added it Dec 23, Nacion Jorge added it Dec 29, No trivia or quizzes yet. Presentation History Contacts and adress Funding. Willian Busch rated it it was amazing Jul 30, Research Main Works Detailed bibliography Audiovisual. Verger buys his first Rolleiflex camera, and after the death of his mother decides orizs realise his deepest desire: Between December and AugustPierre Verger travels around the world, making a living exclusively from his photographic art.

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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Fernanda Paula marked it as to-read Jul 18, Verger developed a photographic work of great importance, based on everyday life oriss the popular culture of five continents.

As anywhere else in the world, he prefers the company of common people and the simplest places. Books by Pierre Verger.

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He then engages in meticulous research on the Orishas and their cult.

Black people, omnipresent pierge Bahia, monopolize his attention. His intimacy with the cult, initiated in Bahia, facilitates his contact with priests and local authorities. Aline De Oliveira marked it as to-read Jan 02, Purpose and History Staff Board of Directors.

The late s see him detaching from photography and accomplishing his last research trips in Africa. Pierre Verger dies on the 11 th of Februaryleaving the Foundation with the task of carrying on with his work.

From a middle-class upbringing, until his thirties Pierre Verger leads a rather conventional lifestyle, corresponding to his social condition, even if pirre intimately disagrees with those class values.

Tim added it May 12, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. His interest for religions of African origins allows him to receive a research grant to study their rituals in Africa, for where he departs in Refresh and try again.