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Around the Web Digest: February 5

Edward Chong , February 14th, 2017


As I continue dealing with the crushing weight of anxiety on my journey to graduate school and the fetid assault on human dignity we call contemporary U.S. politics, I return…


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Around the Web Digest- January 15

Edward Chong , January 24th, 2017


I hope all of our readers are riding the waves of energy that came from all the actions and demonstrations the past week in order to fight fascism….


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Around the Web Digest- January 8

Edward Chong , January 17th, 2017


To start this post off, I want to remind readers of our Read-In on January 20, 2017 where we will read Michel Foucault’s lecture eleven of “Society Must…


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Around the Web Digest: 2016 in Review

Edward Chong , December 31st, 2016


I cannot say I will be nostalgic this Sunday morning, but Savage Minds and our incredible contributors never stopped writing and confronted every step with a critical eye….


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Around the Web Digest- November 28

Edward Chong , December 7th, 2016


I hope the students and professors that are finishing up their terms in the coming weeks are surviving the last wave of work before taking a well-deserved break….


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Around the Web Digest- November 21

Edward Chong , December 1st, 2016


So after a week of visiting family for Thanksgiving and slowly accepting the crushing weight of neoliberalism that came crashing down in 2016. I come back with readings…


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Around the Web Digest: November 7

Edward Chong , November 16th, 2016


I am slowly recovering from the emotions of realizing a racist, misogynistic, xenophobic, and noted reality TV star will be the U.S. president for four long years. The…


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Around the Web Digest- October 31

Edward Chong , November 3rd, 2016


I live in Chicago and the screams of Cubs fans assured me of no sleep for the rest of the night. So here I am bringing you some…


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Around the Web Digest- October 17

Edward Chong , October 26th, 2016


As the days get longer, the temperature drops, the midterm workload grows larger; I offer distractions from the stress of the week! Feel free to share this handy…


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Around the Web Digest- October 3

Edward Chong , October 11th, 2016


As I continuously wait for the US to abolish Columbus Day for Indigenous Peoples’ Day, here are your readings for the week. All throughout Mexico, indigenous knowledge surrounding…


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Around the Web Digest- September 25

Edward Chong , October 4th, 2016


As anthropologists in the U.S. prepare for the barrage of racist costumes at the end of October, we here at Savage Minds offer you some readings for the week!…


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Around the Web Digest- September 12

Edward Chong , September 27th, 2016


Hello everyone! Hope the first few days of Fall are treating you well. Here are some readings to keep you company as the temperature drops. The fashion industry…


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Around the Web Digest- September 4

Edward Chong , September 12th, 2016


As Fall begins to creep around the corner in the Northern hemisphere, I present you with this week’s readings. As big data continues to permeate every facet of…


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Around the Web Digest- August 28

Edward Chong , September 5th, 2016


Hope readers in the U.S. are having a great Labor Day (aka your annual state-mandated day off from the crushing reality of capitalism)! Here are your readings for…


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Around the Web Digest- August 21

Edward Chong , August 29th, 2016


Hi everyone! Hope your first days of class are going well! (If your first week of class is not going as well as you hope…may I suggest becoming…


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Around the Web Digest- August 14

Edward Chong , August 22nd, 2016


Hey everyone! Hope you are enjoying the last few days of summer before the academic grind starts for another year. Here are your readings for the week. Akemi…


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Around the Web Digest- July 31

Edward Chong , August 7th, 2016


Hi everyone, hope the first week of August is not beating down on you too hard! Here are your readings for the week. As the 2016 Summer Olympic…


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Around the Web Digest- July 24

Edward Chong , July 29th, 2016


Hi everyone, I apologize for the delay but here is this week’s readings for you! With Hamilton, the musical sensation soon traveling to different cities in the U.S., Current Affairs questions…


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Around the Web Digest- Black Lives Matter

Edward Chong , July 8th, 2016


Hello everyone. I woke up this morning feeling heavy with sadness. Alton Sterling was killed by police in Baton Rouge, Mississippi. A day after Philando Castile was murdered…


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It’s the Data, Stupid: What Elsevier’s purchase of SSRN also means

ckelty , May 18th, 2016


On Tuesday May 17, 2016, SSRN announced that it was being acquired by Elsevier. SSRN, the Social Sciences Research Network, is a widely used repository of scholarly articles…


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Around the Web Digest – Week of February 14

Rebecca Nelson , February 21st, 2016


I hope your Día del Cariño was full of love of some form – the version of the holiday I experienced in Guatemala pertains to a much wider definition…


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Around the Web Digest: Week of January 31

Rebecca Nelson , February 15th, 2016


Human life stages are the theme for this roundup, with posts ranging from early childhood to senescence. Send me links to anything you want to see included here…


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Around the Web Digest: Week of January 24th

Rebecca Nelson , February 2nd, 2016


Happy Monday, dear readers! Don’t forget to send me any links to feature here at rebecca.nelson.jacobs@gmail.com. Incredibly (or not so incredibly, given the power of his name as…


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Around the Web Digest: Week of January 17

Rebecca Nelson , January 25th, 2016


Greetings from the heart of a city ravaged by Snowzilla! Send me anything that should be included here at rebecca.nelson.jacobs@gmail.com. This Decasia post argues that half-formed, abandoned and…


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