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The novel mirrored the non-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 244.811 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(fictional events of the Wakamba trials, sparking a dialogue on what constituted law, order and justice in a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 230.555 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(colonial state. These serve as the central themes of Luongo?s text. Tensions between Kenyans and colonial )] TJ ET BT 34.016 216.299 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(authority vis--vis witchcraft created room for negotiating the precincts of colonial rule.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 190.043 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Luongo?s intentions are manifold. By using anthro-historical and ethnographic methods of examination, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 175.787 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(links are forged between crime, law, culture and the colonial enterprise. She contends that witchcraft posed a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 161.531 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(variety of challenges to British authority and ignited debates on effective governance. To establish her thesis, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 147.275 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Luongo explores the development of anthro-administrative practices and anti-witchcraft legislation, the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 133.019 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(effects of the Wakamba trials on administration, the evolving legal response to witchcraft related crime, the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 118.763 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(shift in colonial policy as explored through the Mau Mau rebellion and the modern ?reach and resonance? of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 104.507 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(witchcraft and governance in contemporary Kenya \(p. 5\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 78.251 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Witchcraft and Colonial Rule )] TJ ET BT 178.688 78.251 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(traces a series of ?critical events?, defined by Lynn Thomas as actions ?that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 63.995 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(rework ?tradition categories?, prompting ?new modes of action? to come to being? \(p. 25\). 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By exploring the lexicography of witchcraft the reader is made aware of the important )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(complexity of an otherwise essentialized subject.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 644.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(We see the moment of rupture between Kamba people and British authority in the early stages of conquest )] TJ ET BT 34.016 629.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(when the Imperial British East Africa Company \(IBEAC\) engaged in several acts of sacrilege regarding )] TJ ET BT 34.016 615.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Kamba spiritual sites during expansion. Relations turned violent thus cementing the Kamba cosmology as an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 601.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(area of tension with colonial officials. Nevertheless, as the British fashioned their indirect form of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 587.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(governance, this once dislocated group would be enabled to penetrate the barriers of state authority.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 560.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Luongo defines cosmology as an understanding of ?the place of human beings within the universe? or )] TJ ET BT 34.016 546.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(generally as a ?totalizing worldview? \(p. 45\). Kamba cosmology, centered on )] TJ ET BT 409.268 546.629 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(uwe)] TJ ET BT 428.600 546.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, )] TJ ET BT 434.600 546.629 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(uoi)] TJ ET BT 449.936 546.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( and )] TJ ET BT 473.264 546.629 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(kithitu)] TJ ET BT 503.936 546.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( conflicted )] TJ ET BT 34.016 532.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with the British Empire, whose cosmology equated to bureaucracy. 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Intrinsically )] TJ ET BT 34.016 351.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(problematic and rarely accurate, Luongo demonstrates that this administrative tool instead disempowered )] TJ ET BT 34.016 337.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(British jurisprudence and command over Kamba people)] TJ ET BT 34.016 311.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The 1931 killing of alleged witch Mwaiki forced a debate on British justice both in the colony and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 296.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(metropole. Luongo examines the history of the trial beyond the usual reading of Kamba life or the practice )] TJ ET BT 34.016 282.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of law in the empire. In a joint analysis with ethnographic sources she finds the case illustrated the idea that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 268.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the seemingly rigid categories of crime and victim were contestable. Rather than an attestation of colonial )] TJ ET BT 34.016 254.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(hegemony, the case points to a ?rupture in colonial control? \(p. 102\). 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Following Ranajit Guha?s description of judicial discourse, Luongo argues that the British were )] TJ ET BT 34.016 182.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(?trapping crime in its specificity ? by assimilating it to the existing order as one of its negative determinants? )] TJ ET BT 34.016 168.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(p. 103\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 142.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ultimately, colonial officials reviewed witchcraft policy in order to refurbish the ?fractured edifice? of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 127.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(colonial rule \(p. 128\). They admitted to the importance of local expertise by permitting locals to assess )] TJ ET BT 34.016 113.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(witchcraft cases and acknowledged the confliction of British law with the attitudes of Kenyans. Increasingly, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 99.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(judges revealed a sense of empathy toward accused parties by viewing witchcraft as ?real? and often )] TJ ET BT 34.016 85.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(appealed for clemency. The British attempted to repair the cleavages of their own imposed cosmology.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 58.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(As the largest resistance campaign against British rule was set in motion, officials broke with their own laws )] TJ ET endstream endobj 16 0 obj [14 0 R /Fit] endobj 17 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 18 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 275.6477 224.4295 289.6397 236.3095 ] >> endobj 18 0 obj << /Type /Action >> endobj 19 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 22 0 R 24 0 R 26 0 R 28 0 R ] /Contents 20 0 R >> endobj 20 0 obj << /Length 6718 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(concerning witchcraft by using supernatural methods of containment during the Mau Mau rebellion. They )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(sought to cleanse alleged Mau Mau fighters and sympathizers by engaging in ?de-oathing campaigns? ? )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(often by means of internment. Harnessing its influence in Kamba culture, the British re-examined ?native? )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(law and customs and placed ordinances on oathing. They continued the campaign post-Mau Mau as a means )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of rehabilitating witches back into society. Luongo reads these events as a confirmation that the shifting )] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(governing practices directly instigated by witchcraft affirmed the contested and contradictory position of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 710.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(supernatural in administrative policy. Moreover, she presents an original reading of Mau Mau beyond the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 696.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(ordinary political framework but as a supernatural phenomenon from both British and Kamba perspectives.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Finally, the author traces ?postcolonial continuities? in modern Kenya, deeming the topic still relevant to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(contemporary affairs \(p. 209\). The colonial legacy of witchcraft ordinance persists as does the assumption )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(that witchcraft is linked to underdevelopment. The spiritual practice remains a major concern in the 21st )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(century as African governments and international bodies continue to negotiate and contain its place in the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(social, political, and material world.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 587.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Luongo contributions are plethoric. Her presentation of Kamba people is by no means static; rather, she )] TJ ET BT 34.016 572.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(provides a range of subjectivities of a marginalized group in the historiography. Kamba people are often )] TJ ET BT 34.016 558.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(limited to specific moments of African-state engagement in existing literature while scholars opt to focus on )] TJ ET BT 34.016 544.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(predominate Kenyan groups \(e.g. Kikuyu or Masai people\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 518.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Furthermore, it)] TJ ET BT 109.676 518.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(offers)] TJ ET BT 140.660 518.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to the vast work on law and negotiation by investigating how empire affected African )] TJ ET BT 34.016 503.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(law and vice versa. The literature on witchcraft in East Africa ranks dismally in relation to its western and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 489.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(southern counterparts, allowing Luongo to fill its empty space.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 463.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Richard Waller?s treatment of witchcraft as central to British justice serves as inspiration for Luongo to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 449.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(explore, and cogently demonstrate, how witchcraft has been essential to issues of contested power. It may )] TJ ET BT 34.016 434.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(now shift from a position of primarily anthropological investigation to a place in the scholarship of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 420.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(governance in colonial Africa.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 394.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In )] TJ ET BT 47.012 394.325 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Law and Colonial Cultures)] TJ ET BT 178.040 394.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( Laura Benton contended that imperial domination did not erase local practices )] TJ ET BT 34.016 380.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and institutions, instead they negotiated and existed in conjunction with colonial law resulting in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 365.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(?overlapping legal jurisdictions? while imperial powers struggled with this elusive subversion to its )] TJ ET BT 34.016 351.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(authority.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 80.348 351.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(2\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 80.348 350.163 m 94.340 350.163 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 94.340 351.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( Luongo goes further, charging that Kenyans, in a reversal of power, crafted and shifted the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 337.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(practices and governing institutions of the colonizer.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 311.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Making no leaps in judgment, Luongo?s arguments are well-buttressed by mounting evidence extracted from )] TJ ET BT 34.016 296.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the colonial and Kenya national archives, university libraries, past and contemporary newspapers and a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 282.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(series of qualitative interviews. )] TJ ET BT 186.992 282.533 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Witchcraft and Colonial Rule )] TJ ET BT 331.664 282.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(forces readers to re-imagine the construct of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 268.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(law and perceptions of order in relation to empire and will undoubtedly become essential reading for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 254.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Africanist scholars of various specialities.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 219.123 Td /F3 18.0 Tf [(Notes)] TJ ET BT 48.816 188.506 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 188.501 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Bruce Berman, )] TJ ET BT 139.664 188.501 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Control and crisis in colonial Kenya: the dialectic of domination)] TJ ET BT 451.340 188.501 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, \(Athens, OH, 1991\).)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 64.016 174.245 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(1\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 64.016 172.851 m 118.004 172.851 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 48.816 159.994 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(2.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 159.989 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Lauren Benton)] TJ ET BT 135.668 159.989 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(, Law and Colonial Cultures: Legal Regimes in World History, 1400?1900)] TJ ET BT 64.016 145.733 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Cambridge, 2002\) p. 158.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 191.336 145.733 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(2\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 191.336 144.339 m 245.324 144.339 l S 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 34.391 129.007 526.499 1.500 re S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 111.227 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Source URL:)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 104.672 111.227 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/1188)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 104.672 109.833 m 328.316 109.833 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 84.856 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Links:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 70.456 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [([1] http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/item/7844)] TJ ET endstream endobj 21 0 obj [19 0 R /Fit] endobj 22 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 23 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 80.3477 350.4775 94.3397 362.3575 ] >> endobj 23 0 obj << /Type /Action >> endobj 24 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 25 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 64.0157 173.1655 118.0037 185.0455 ] >> endobj 25 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /GoTo /D 16 0 R >> endobj 26 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 27 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 191.3357 144.6535 245.3237 156.5335 ] >> endobj 27 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /GoTo /D 21 0 R >> endobj 28 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 29 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 104.6717 110.1475 328.3157 122.0275 ] >> endobj 29 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/1188) >> endobj xref 0 30 0000000000 65535 f 0000000008 00000 n 0000000073 00000 n 0000000119 00000 n 0000000335 00000 n 0000000372 00000 n 0000000544 00000 n 0000000626 00000 n 0000005050 00000 n 0000005159 00000 n 0000005269 00000 n 0000005378 00000 n 0000008939 00000 n 0000009067 00000 n 0000009151 00000 n 0000009235 00000 n 0000017544 00000 n 0000017574 00000 n 0000017702 00000 n 0000017738 00000 n 0000017843 00000 n 0000024614 00000 n 0000024644 00000 n 0000024770 00000 n 0000024806 00000 n 0000024933 00000 n 0000024988 00000 n 0000025116 00000 n 0000025171 00000 n 0000025299 00000 n trailer << /Size 30 /Root 1 0 R /Info 5 0 R >> startxref 25395 %%EOF