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Cuba as Dreamworld and Catastrophe

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P. Sean Brotherton posted in Hot Spots on with 0 comments

This Hot Spots series attempts to interrogate how Cuba is interpellated by diverse audiences to think with and about the complexities and paradoxes of More...

Giving Birth in Captivity

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Carolyn Sufrin posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

In the early, still-dark hours of a winter morning in 2004, I was in a hospital room preparing to catch the baby of a pregnant woman in the final More...

Captivity

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Pablo H. Seward Delaporte posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

In a global order marked, on the one hand, by unfettered mobility for the powerful and their resources, and, on the other, by the strengthening of More...

The Banality of the Anthropocene

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Heather Anne Swanson posted in Dispatches on with 0 comments

I want to propose an Anthropocene territorialization and a subject-making project in which anthropologists might want to engage. The territory of More...

Science and the Senses

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Christy Spackman and Marianne DeLaet posted in Correspondences on with 0 comments

Scientific inquiry eschews and embraces sensory experience. Yet sight, sound, touch, smell, taste, and movement all inform scientific work. Across More...

Anthropologists Teach In

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Julia Sizek and Whitney Russell posted in Teaching Tools on with 0 comments

Academics have recently called for renewed activism in the face of anti-intellectualism, classism, racism, anti-Semitism, ableism, and misogyny of the More...

The Rise of Trumpism

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Lucas Bessire and David Bond posted in Hot Spots on with 0 comments

The rise of Donald Trump caught many off-guard. What happened? And what comes next? At least one thing is clear: stark divides are being exposed in More...

Teaching Queer Anthropology

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Jara M. Carrington posted in Teaching Tools on with 0 comments

The November 2016 issue of Cultural Anthropology included a Retrospectives collection on “Queer Anthropology,” edited by Martin F. More...

Standing Rock, #NoDAPL, and Mni Wiconi

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Jaskiran Dhillon and Nick Estes posted in Hot Spots on with 0 comments

Thousands of Water Protectors from more than three hundred Native nations, as well as allied supporters from a range of social movements, gathered at More...