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National Geographic Live - Cristina Mittermeier: Standing at the Water's Edge

Presented by Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City MO

Mar 06 2018
National Geographic Live – Cristina Mittermeier: Standing at the Water’s Edge presented by Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City MO

Photojournalist Cristina Mittermeier knows the power of water: the power to give life when it is respected, and the power to destroy when it is misused.

During Cristina Mittermeier’s time with the Kayapó people in the Amazon, Mittermeier documented a society that relied on their local waterway to survive—and found their way of life threatened by a massive new dam. In British Columbia, she found First Nations protecting their sacred headwaters, and in Hawaii, a new community of indigenous peoples seeking to reclaim their connection to the sea. She learned that one concept bound these three disparate communities together: “Enoughness,” or

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