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The Tragic Denouement of English Sociality

Response to David B. Edwards's “Afghanistan, Ethnography, and the New World Order”: On the Involuntary Redrawing of Our Subject Matter

“Centre” and Periphery—An Interview with Paul Willis

Bread, Freedom, Social Justice: The Egyptian Uprising and a Sufi Khidma

Economy of Dreams: Hope in Global Capitalism and Its Critiques

Do We Really Need “Postmodernism” to Understand Ferris Bueller's Day Off?

Existential Damages: The Injury of Precarity Goes to Court

Bioethnic Conscription: Genes, Race, and Mexicana/o Ethnicity in Diabetes Research

Book Review: "Language, Emotion, and Politics in South India: The Making of a Mother Tongue" by Lisa Mitchell

The Aquatic Invader: Marine Management Figuring Fishermen, Fisheries, and Lionfish in The Bahamas

Subaltern Struggles and the Politics of Place: Remapping Resistance in Zimbabwe's Eastern Highlands

Encountering Indeterminacy: Colonial Contexts and Queer Imagining

Beyond Textual Analysis: Practice, Interacting Discourses, and the Experience of Distinction in Botswana

Immunology, a Dubious Ally of Anthropology? A Comment David Napier's "Nonself Help: How Immunology Might Reframe the Enlightenment"

A Carceral Regime: Violence and Social Memory in Southwest China

On Affective Labor in Post-Fordist Italy

“Making Place” at the United Nations: Indigenous Cultural Politics at the U.N. Working Group on Indigenous Populations

The Currency of Failure: Money and Middle-Class Critique in Post-Crisis Buenos Aires

The Patronage of Difference: Making Indian Art “Art, Not Ethnology”

The Dialectics of Deeds and Words: Or Anti-the-Antis (and the Anti-Antis)

Alterlife and Decolonial Chemical Relations

Cultural Scripts of Language and Sexuality in Martinican Theater: The Improvisational Impasse

Tales From Albarado: The Materiality of Pyramid Schemes in Postsocialist Albania

Representing Culture: The Production of Discourse(s) for Aboriginal Acrylic Paintings

<i>Cultural Anthropology</i>, 1992–1996

A Note from the Journal Editor

From Ethnography to Metaphor: Recent Films from David and Judith MacDougall