Books by Coilín ÓhAiseadha

ON THE RUN IN SIBERIA by Rane Willerslev
Released: May 1, 2012

A young Danish anthropologist's valiant attempt to organize the sable hunters of northeastern Siberia.

Willerslev's (Anthropology/Univ. of Oslo; Soul Hunters: Hunting, Animism, and Personhood among the Siberian Yukaghirs, 2007) accessibly translated account stretches back to the mid-1990s, when during his field research to Yakutia, he and a friend resolved to help the indigenous hunters organize a fur-selling cooperative that would guard against exploitation by the state and allow them more autonomy and badly needed wealth. Read full book review >