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What is a Situation?: An Assemblic Ethnography of the Drug War

Occupation Bedbug: Or, the Urgency and Agency of Professional Pragmatism

Totalitarian Tears: Does the Crowd Really Mean It?

Radmilla's Voice: Music Genre, Blood Quantum, and Belonging on the Navajo Nation

Speculative Matter: Secular Bodies, Minds, and Persons

Ethnography in the Way of Theory

Beyond Fact or Fiction: On the Materiality of Race in Practice

Cuban Cabildos, Cultural Politics, and Cultivating a Transnational Yoruba Citizenry

Brand "Piracy" and Postwar Statecraft in Guatemala

From Socialist Modern to Super-Natural Organicism: Cosmological Transformations Through Home Decor

The Time of Anthropology: Notes from a Field of Contemporary Experience

Precarity's Forms

The Headless Horseman of Central India: Sovereignty at Varying Thresholds of Life

The Global University, Area Studies, and the World Citizen: Neoliberal Geography's Redistribution of the "World"

Nonself Help: How Immunology Might Reframe the Enlightenment

A Properly Political Concept of Love: Three Approaches in Ten Pages

Black Goo: Forceful Encounters with Matter in Europe's Muddy Margins

Love and the Little Line

For Love or Money

The Modernity of Manual Reproduction: Soviet Propaganda and the Creative Life of Ideology

Sincerity Versus Self-Expression: Modern Creative Agency and the Materiality of Semiotic Forms

Re-Visioning Latin American Studies

But Do Not Identify as Gay: A Proleptic Genealogy of the MSM Category

Anthropology, Theology, and Critical Pedagogy: A Conversation with Jean Comaroff and David Kyuman Kim

Symptoms of Another Life: Time, Possibility, and Domestic Relations in Chile's Credit Economy

Naturalcultural encounters in Bali: Monkeys, Temples, Tourists, and Ethnoprimatology

Fingeryeyes: Impressions of Cup Corals

Indigenous Cosmopolitics in the Andes: Conceptual Reflections Beyond "Politics"

The Double Bind of American Indian Need-Based Sovereignty

Remains: to be Seen. Third Encounter between State and "Customary" in Northern Mozambique