Tag: Alfred Kroeber

“Nor are we big enough to have a place for you as a cameo carver”: Kroeber on why Berkeley wasn’t good enough for Sapir

Rex , November 5th, 2016


In my past few walks down the history of anthropology, I’ve tended to focus on white guys being cruel to each other. I thought I’d try to widen…


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Grad school has always sucked: “I am sorry to be so discouraging, but the truth requires it”

Rex , May 12th, 2016


This is the start of a new series in the history of anthropology where I will document the way that grad school in anthropology has always sucked, there…


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