The Mseyas

Main Author: Vizoso, Gustavo
Corporate Author: Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Format: eBook
Published: Watertown, MA Documentary Educational Resources 2008, c2008
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
Online Access:
Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Date on disc label: 2007; copyright date on container: 2008. - The Mseyas are Alberina, Maria, Amos and Orselina. A family of four siblings in Tanzania, they have been Orphaned by AIDS, like so many other young people in Africa. Their lives are a daily struggle to survive without parental or state support. Earning a small income by collecting firewood, the Mseyas contend with illness, debt and constant worry. However, they maintain a certain youthful optimism about the future
Physical Description:1 streaming video (52 min.)