New Guinea Feast
Read the page by Oliver Kortendick entitled "A village, an anthropologist, two goats and a meal…" at http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/Sonja/Oliver/hoploi/hop1.html.
- Why was the feast being held?
- What kind of food was eaten at the feast?
What are some typical foods eaten by the people of Hoploi?
- Who had the original idea for the feast?
Who performed what tasks in obtaining and preparing the food?
Who then participated in the feast?
- How does the Hoploi feast compare to celebrations you have participated in?