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“Satan Is an Imitator”: Kenya’s Recent Cosmology of Corruption

Robert W. Blunt

in For Money and Elders: Ritual, Sovereignty, and the Sacred in Kenya

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226655611
eISBN:
9780226655895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226655895.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

Chapter Five uses an analysis of a national moral panic about Satanism that erupted under President Moi in the early 1990s to reveal the fragility of the conflation of elderhood and money. In 1992, ... More


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