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An experience to investigate filming.

Abstract in spanish

This article is based on an ethnographic research about identity on poor-young women, made in an outlying neighbourhood in La Plata, Buenos Aires province. The field-work has been done using a video-camera as a research tool. The author, with a sociological degree, explains the reasons and the contributions of this approach. She describes how the work was developed and then, she gives her reflections. In this way, she asserts how this particular experience allows learn to film during the field-work.

Keywords: Women,identity,Visual Ethnograpy.
Author: María Pozzio. Licenciada en Sociología. Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Educación. Universidad Nacional de La Plata. Argentina.
Received: March 16th, 2006, Accepted: August 01th, 2006
Revista Chilena de Antropología Visual - número 8 - Santiago, diciembre 2006 - 172/184 pp.- ISSN 0718-876x. Rev. chil. antropol. vis.