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LIVE FROM UB - Indiegogo Campaign at Indiegogo

March 20, 2013 at 6pm to April 22, 2013 at 11:45pm
Indiegogo: Live From UB from Lauren Knapp on Vimeo.I'm running an Indiegogo crowd-funding campaign to raise funds for and awareness about my upcoming documentary, LIVE FROM UB.The film explores the rock music scene in Mongolia and how it has evolved over the past few decades in step with Mongolia's evolution as a newly democratic nation.You can see more here:…See More
Mar 20, 2013
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"Please support LIVE FROM UB, my upcoming documentary about Mongolian rock music! http://igg.me/at/livefromubfilm/x/2506864"
Mar 20, 2013
Lauren Knapp replied to Erin B. Taylor's discussion Getting to know each other! in the group PopAnth
"Hi All - My name is Lauren Knapp - I have a BA in Anthropology (focusing on cultural and linguistic anthro), but my professional background is in journalism. I am a videographer and multimedia journalist interested in working at the intersection of…"
Jan 21, 2013
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Shamanism in Mongolia

"Hi Lauren ... Many thanks for the reply. You can find videos about spirit mediumship in Taiwan and Singapore on my youtube channel at: http://www.youtube.com/user/fabian215963?feature=mhee and on my blog: www.4fabian.multiply.com"
Jan 3, 2013
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Shamanism in Mongolia

"Hi Fabian - We actually interviewed the shaman for about an hour. It was very difficult to do the interview as 1) we were working with a translator and 2) she was quite terse. I don't know anything about the Chinese practice, but my guess is…"
Jan 2, 2013
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Shamanism in Mongolia

"A very well made video. But what is the purpose of this ritual? I am also curious whether you would make a distinction between shamanism and Chinese spirit mediumship - are they in your opinion completely different practices, or are shaman a form of…"
Dec 30, 2012
ilektra left a comment for Lauren Knapp
"thanks , your work is fantastic!"
Nov 9, 2012
mustafa arıkan commented on Lauren Knapp's video
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Mongolia's Nomads: Herding Life

" Thank you very much for sharing this film!"
Oct 30, 2012
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Oct 22, 2012
John McCreery commented on Lauren Knapp's video
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Moving Day in Mongolia

"Superb. If I were using this for teaching, I would, however, like to have the tempo slowed a bit, maybe a half or a third this speed."
Sep 12, 2012
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Moving Day in Mongolia

In early August I spent a day with a herding family in western Mongolia's Khovd Province. The family was able to deconstruct their ger/yurt, pack all their belongings on camels, move their homes and herds 20 km and reassemble their ger in one day.
Sep 11, 2012
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Jul 24, 2012
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May 18, 2012
Lauren Knapp commented on Lauren Knapp's video
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Mongolian Herders in February

"Yeah - they were looking for the best (most succulent) sheep for the Tsagaan Sar table. They were examining the tails because they are a better indicator of how fat an animal is than just looking at the fur. They were also concerned with how the…"
May 2, 2012
John McCreery commented on Lauren Knapp's video
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Mongolian Herders in February

"Did you get a clear sense of what they were looking for?"
May 2, 2012
Francine Barone commented on Lauren Knapp's album
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Mongolian Herders in February

"Excellent collection "
Apr 18, 2012

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Lauren Knapp
School/Organization/Current anthropological attachment
Fulbright - mtvU
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http://laurenknapp.wordpress.com

About Me

I'm an American videographer/photo journalist living in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. I'm working on a video/photo project about music, urbanization and youth culture in this city of once-nomads.

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At 9:22pm on April 13, 2015, Fernand Valea Duval said…

Hello Friend,
My names are Fernand Valea Duval. I am from Gard Nimes France. I like your profile, and will love to know more about you and your family, so that we will start communicating as friend, because I really want to have something with you in the future. You can contact me through my email, because I just registered this site newly, and I dont think that I will be logging in here always, but I do check my gmail always...

so you can write me on my ID, fernandvaleaduval@gmail.com

At 8:17pm on November 9, 2012, ilektra said…

thanks , your work is fantastic!

At 11:30am on April 9, 2012, Keith Hart said…

Sorry, that should be Lauren!

At 10:37am on April 9, 2012, Keith Hart said…

Welcome to the OAC, Laura! Nice blog!

 
 
 

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