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Dan Yon

Dan Yon

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Dan Yon

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(PhD York 1995; Associate Professor, Anthropology)

Dan Yon has produced a number of films on anthropological themes. His latest is ‘SATHIMA’S WINDSONG’ (2010). The film is a lyrical portrait of the life of acclaimed South African jazz singer Sathima Bea Benjamin, born in Johannesburg in 1936, raised in Cape Town, interfaced with jazz greats of the world, and now based in New York City.