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Narrative, Discourse, and Rhetoric

Authorizing a Disability Agency in Post-Mao China: Deng Pufang's Story as Biomythography

Primordialist Blinders: A Reply to I. M. Lewis

Searching for “Voices”: Feminism, Anthropology, and the Global Debate over Female Genital Operations

The Antisocial Skin: Structure, Resistance, and “Modern Primitive” Adornment in the United States

Shadowboxing in the Mangrove

Beyond Writing: Feminist Practice and the Limitations of Ethnography

Fear as a Way of Life

Telling about Whites, Talking about Indians: Oppression, Resistance, and Contemporary American Indian Identity

Discourse and Discipline at the National Research Council: A Bureaucratic Bildungsroman

The Theatricality of History Making and the Paradoxes of Acting


Occupational Hazards Revisited: Reply to Moshe Shokeid

A Documentary Fiction and Ethnographic Production: An Analysis of Sherman's March

The Postmodern Crisis: Discourse, Parody, Memory

Death and Memory: From Santa María del Monte to Miami Beach

Cultural Pastiches: Intertextualities in the Moncrabeau Liars' Festival Narratives

American Academic Journal Editing in the Great Bourgeois Cultural Revolution of Late 20th-Century Postmodernity: The Case of Cultural Anthropology

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

Challenge to Authority: Bakhtin and Ethnographic Description

Some Quotes as Queries Pertaining to Bourdieu's Own Scholastic Point of View

The Scholastic Point of View

Reply to Moffatt

Montaigne and the Cannibals: Toward a Redefinition of Exoticism

Visions of the Archipelago: Michel Leiris, Autobiography and Ethnographic Memory

Consuming Culture (Genuine and Spurious) as Style

Cultural Production and Reproduction in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico: Tropes at Play among Maquiladora Workers

Voices around the Text: The Ethnography of Reading at Mesivta Tifereth Jerusalem

[Agnostic Exchange: Homeric Reciprocity and the Heritage of Simmel and Mauss]: A Commentary

Museums and Festivals: Notes on the Poetics and Politics of Representation Conference, The Smithsonian Institution, September 26–28, 1988, Ivan Karp and Steven Levine, Organizers

When Leadership Becomes Allegory: Mzeina Sheikhs and the Experience of Military Occupation