Deirdre Jafferally

Iwokrama International Centre

Pemon Arekuna Cultural Transmission

Rescuing Pemon Culture through traditional, cultural, and recreational best practices

February 12, 2015
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Like the Makushi and Wapishana, maintaining their culture is important to the Pemon Arekuna. Despite conversion to Catholicism, the tribe has been able to maintain many of the traditions. In this participatory video and photostory the people of Kavanayen explain some of the activities that have helped them appreciate and preserve their culture.




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