Author: Kylie Wong Dolan

Holding Belief in Suspense

Kylie Wong Dolan , April 11th, 2021

Some months ago, I went for an early morning run with a mate at my fieldsite. After a short trot together, she left for work, and I decided…

→The Familiar Strange

Ep #55 Doing Right by Others: Robert Borofsky on the Value of Anthropology

Kylie Wong Dolan , April 5th, 2020

“Realistically there’s many people – maybe most anthropologists – are caught up in their own world, like many people are, trying to just get ahead. That’s irrelevant. What’s…

→The Familiar Strange

Ep. #50 An Anthropology of Universities: Jodie Trembath on Selling Academia

Kylie Wong Dolan , November 11th, 2019

This episode, Kylie interviews a very familiar guest … Dr Jodie-Lee Trembath (aka Jodie from TFS)! Now, Jodie’s no stranger to qualifications, but this year she completed her…

→The Familiar Strange

Calling it out: Our Australian rules?

Kylie Wong Dolan , October 6th, 2019

The documentaries about Adam Goodes capture and abbreviate an array of events on and off the ground that might make recognising and responding to racism seem straightforward. The…

→The Familiar Strange

Paying back or paying forward: What does it mean to give?

Kylie Wong Dolan , June 30th, 2019

I was lucky to have Mexican friends to put me up, ferry me around, shower me with food and attention, without asking for a thing in return. It…

→The Familiar Strange