Author: savmartin

White Anthro Nonsense, Episode 1: Dr. Sahlins’s Facebook Rant

savmartin , September 2nd, 2017


Earlier this week, the HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory Facebook page posted a rant on behalf of Marshall Sahlins. It was annoyingly Euro-centric. It was colonial. And it was…


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On Educating Well-Meaning White People

savmartin , June 17th, 2017


  “I give blood to white people” I give blood. Every day, to white people, I give blood. Red Blood. Culturally anemic academics beseech me to provision them…


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I did a thing and people liked it.

savmartin , February 26th, 2016


I was asked by a friend working at my university’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion to deliver a talk for the school’s annual event. I (wisely) settled on…


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