Tag: Book and Arts

An Immigrant’s View of “Amrika”

Ira Bashkow , June 20th, 2018

books & arts Deepak Singh. 2017. How May I Help You? An Immigrant’s Journey from MBA to Minimum Wage. Oakland: University of California Press. 305 pages. I am…

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“Not All Suffering Is Illness; Some Suffering Is Political”: The Ambit of Radical Care

Jenna Grant , October 31st, 2017

Baijayanta Mukhopadhyay. 2016. A Labour of Liberation. Regina, SK, Canada: Changing Suns Press. 68 pages. A Labour of Liberation, published by the new Changing Suns Press, is a…

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Facing the Future

Jenny Huberman , May 10th, 2017

books & arts John Urry. 2016. What is the Future? Malden, MA: Polity Press. 226 pages. One of the greatest rewards of reading John Urry’s latest and, unfortunately,…

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Elusive Caimans and the Anthropologist as Devil

Sophie Chao , April 26th, 2016

books and arts Lucas Bessire. 2014. Behold the Black Caiman: A Chronicle of Ayoreo Life. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. 296 pages. Dust In this poignant and…

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Thinking with Bats, Forests and the Cosmos

Agustin Fuentes , May 12th, 2015

Thomas Nagel. 2012. Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False. New York: Oxford University Press. 128 pages. Eduardo Kohn. 2013. How…

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