Download PDF by Duncan Brown: Are Trout South African (Stories of Fish, People and Places)

By Duncan Brown

Are Trout South African? explores questions on the complicated group of people, fauna and plant life that make up South Africa. ‘South Africanness’ often refers to human identification, or no less than to whatever with a valued position in our nationwide historical past. In asking no matter if a fish species that was once brought as a part of the method of colonial career can be referred to as ‘South African’, this publication makes use of discussions on trout, their historical past, the literature approximately them,
scientific paintings on what's thought of ‘indigenous’ or ‘alien’, in addition to the author’s relocating own tales of fishing to supply a fascinating and obtainable exploration of a contested actual and cultural terrain.
Are Trout South African? could be of curiosity to an individual who is
engaged with notions of ways humans belong or declare to belong, how humans have interaction with landscapes, animals, crops or fish species, how our histories and relatives relationships may possibly shape round shared targets comparable to fishing, and, after all, what pleasures, complexities and contradictions there are within the job of flyfishing for trout in South Africa.

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