Tag: Gender & Sexuality

anthro in the news 12/12/16

Culture In Global Affairs , December 12th, 2016

Comet Ping Pong restaurant in DC, site of recent fake news about child trafficking prompting an armed man to “self-investigate” on December 4Source: Jonathan Ernst/REUTERS sex panic and…


anthro in the news 11/28/16

Culture In Global Affairs , November 28th, 2016

dear “comrade” Quartz published an article about the changing use and meaning of the term tongzhi, “comrade,” in China. Originating in the early Qin Dynasty (221-206 B.C.E), the…


STI, HIV, AIDS, TB, conferences of this month

Paul Mason , August 6th, 2015

The Joint World STI & HIV & ASHM Congress starts on Sunday 13 September 2015 at the Brisbance Convention Centre! That’s today (in local time)!!! It is the first time the International So…

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Tuberculosis: more anthropologists wanted

Paul Mason , July 25th, 2014

Nhat preparing a sample to be tested in the GeneXpert system If tuberculosis (TB) is so often described as the quintessential social disease, why aren’t more researchers in the…

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