David Zeitlyn

Personal Web Pages at University of Oxford

These pages were first established as I transfered to Oxford in 2010 after 15 years at University of Kent

Mambila related material is at the Virtual Institute of Mambila Studies.

A small AHRC funded project on "Facing the Future (with an eye on the Past)" running in 2013
One of the outcomes of this is an open access paper 'Looking Forward, Looking Back' the introduction to a special issue of the journal History and Anthropology It can be read at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02757206.2015.1076813

Using clay as a long term digital storage medium. Time to bring back the tablet? No batteries and potentially readable in 6000 years. Beat that Apple or Samsung.

An interview with DZ made in 2002 as part of Sarah Pink's Visualising Ethnography project. This was copied here in 2012 as the orginal web site closes

I have an official web page at ISCA

My academia.edu web page is here.

Excursions in Realist Anthropology

Published in 2014, a book written by David Zeitlyn and Roger Just: Excursions in Realist Anthropology. A Merological Approach
ISBN-13: 978-1-4438-6403-9 ISBN-10: 1-4438-6403-X
A sample chapter is online at http://www.cambridgescholars.com/excursions-in-realist-anthropology

I am including here some material from my family:

1. Material from Jonathan Zeitlyn

2. Material from Alice Zeitlyn

3. An article by my late father (10 Feb 1922- 18 March 1979). It has been typed up for web publication by my mother, Alice Zeitlyn: "Jokes and the Doctor-Patient Relationship" by Bernard B. Zeitlyn History of Medicine – Spring Issue 1972, Volume 4 No. 1 pp 10-12.

Other material

A scanned photo album from Rugeley

Some thoughts on UK politics 2014/15

Planning the Dictionary of Mambila Biography

Created 10 October 2010

Last modified 1 May 2017