DOBES Archive

Snack time
Celeste Moura (MD016) and Benjamim Reis (MD019) were invited for a snack at Fátima Capela’s house (MD017). During the snack they talk about their holidays and Christmas traditions in Minde.
Weaving Atelier (1)
Maria Alzira Roque Gameiro presents the different traditional weaving and spinning tools exhibited in the atelier and explains its parts and functionality. She also explains and characterizes the typical Minderico blanket typology.
Laying the table
Fátima Capela (MD017) together with Vera Ferreira lays the table for lunch.
Cafe Ti Sofia
Involvement: semi-elicited; Interview with and conversation between two old inhabitants of Minde at Café Ti Sofia about the traditional blanket and textile sale strategies at different markets all over Portugal, about their life stories and stories of Minde, and about Minderico.
Vegetarian dish
Fátima Capela (MD017) together with her husband (António Ferreira, MD018) prepares a vegetarian dish for lunch.
Tavern
Involvement: semi-elicited; Interview with and conversation between five inhabitants of Minde in an old tavern. The main theme of this conversation is life in Minde. The five men talk about their life stories, stories of Minde and about Minderico.
Vegetable soup
Fátima Capela (MD017) together with her husband (António Ferreira, MD018) prepares a vegetable soup for lunch.
Texteis Rogam
Guided tour in the modern textile factory Rogam with bilingual (Portuguese / Minderico) detailed explanations about the new technologies and methods in knitwear production.
Serving lunch
Fátima Capela (MD017) serves the lunch to her husband (MD018), Vera Ferreira, and Peter Bouda and presents the several dishes.