The SCA at #AAA2016


Robert J. Foster posted in SCA Meetings on with 0 comments

The annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association kicks off in Minneapolis this Wednesday, November 16, and I want to cordially invite More...

Crisis of Liberalism


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Is liberalism in crisis? The surge of populist politics—challenging both representation and reason—around the world demands that we pose More...

Teaching Refusal


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The August 2016 issue of Cultural Anthropology featured an Openings and Retrospectives collection on “Theorizing Refusal,” edited by More...

On Roads: A Review Letter


Alessandro Rippa, Matthäus Rest, Radhika Gupta, Agnieszka Joniak-Lüthy, Carolin Maertens, Juliane Müller, Lisa Rail and Martin Saxer posted in Dialogues on with 0 comments

Munich, January 2016 Dear Penny and Hannah, We recently had the pleasure of reading your new book Roads: An Anthropology of Infrastructure and More...

Why Don't Students Read?


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I once dismissed a class because no one had done the reading. I was teaching a lower-division course called “Peoples and Cultures of More...

AnthroPod 2.0


Rupa Pillai posted in AnthroPod: The SCA Podcast on with 0 comments

Over a round of drinks with the editors of Cultural Anthropology at the 2012 annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association, a group of More...

Arctic Abstractive Industry


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The Arctic is a region that is being dramatically altered through climate change, even as extractive industries and the nations that rely on them More...