Tag: immigrants

In the Journals – Confinement and Mental Health

allisontedesco , July 27th, 2020

Cour des agitées by Amand Gautier via wikimedia Welcome back to In the Journals! This ongoing series aims to bridge conversations that are often siloed by discipline, geographical…


Unapologetically Inaccurate

Alexandra Frankel , March 1st, 2019

Rami Malek claims “we’re longing for stories like” the one he won an Oscar for. Are we? On Sunday, Rami Malek won an Academy Award for portraying Freddy…

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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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Introduction to “Maintaining Refuge”

Alexandra Frankel , June 16th, 2017

This introduction is part of the Maintaining Refuge series. The last few years have witnessed a rising tide of concern about a rising tide of refugees and migrants. As…

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Migrant Resilience and Refuge in the Trump Era

Alexandra Frankel , June 16th, 2017

As we enter a new deportation era migrant communities near and far from the border are getting organized. This article is part of the Maintaining Refuge series. Following the…

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The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatter Syllabus, Week 29: Courtney Morris For Black Boys Who Look Blue

smulla16 , April 26th, 2017

The editors of Anthropoliteia are happy to continue an ongoing series The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, which will mobilize anthropological work as a pedagogical exercise addressin…


From the Centre of Europe to the End of the World: Intimate reflections on activism, healing and belonging in the field

Mina Baginova , September 15th, 2015

I was not feeling any particular excitement or thrilling feverishness. Preparing for the unknown journey into fieldwork in Santiago de Chile to research inner dynamics of the student social…


A joke

Sarah Abel , March 16th, 2014

Three Mexicans and an Englishwoman walk out of a bar. A guy walks past and asks for a cigarette. He doubles back: ‘No son de aquí ¿verdad?’ ‘De…

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