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Gentrification, diversification & events – let’s take it SLOW!

Allegra , February 22nd, 2016

Ever so often we find it indispensable to remind ourselves & everyone else that one of Allegra’s guiding mottos is ‘slow food for thought‘. Indeed, one of the…


Up the Anthropologist – Anthropology Day, Jukebox, Migration & Breakfast

Miia Halme-Tuomisaari , February 15th, 2016

Hello everyone – it’s yet another glorious Allegra week! Fine, admittedly the weather in some parts of the world (aka where this post is being written) does not…


REDUX: From Crisis to the University of Utopia aka MURI!

Allegra , February 12th, 2016

We conclude this dark thematic week on University Crisis with our insistence to be also ‘tongue in cheek’. We remind both ourselves and others: when policy making is…


Top 10 (or thereabout) of 2015

Miia Halme-Tuomisaari , January 14th, 2016

As we embark on yet another Allegra year, let’s take a look back: what were your favorite posts for 2015? Reading this list of our ‘Top 10 or…


Happy 2016 Everyone!

Allegra , January 11th, 2016

We’re back – and full of energy for YET another exciting Allegra year! We hope that your break was enjoyable and relaxing (and do not  tell us that…


Thematic week: History of #HumanRights

Miia Halme-Tuomisaari , November 30th, 2015

This Allegra week will be devoted to a theme that we have not previously addressed, namely the history of human rights. Furthermore, this thematic week will be arranged…


AAA, BDS and #Palestine: New Thematic Week

Allegra , October 26th, 2015

When the Jewish Agency in Tel-Aviv announced the institution of the Provisional Government of Israel on 14 May 1948, the war that followed resulted in the destruction and…


Allegra WANTS you!

Allegra , September 22nd, 2015

Allegra Lab is looking for Editorial Assistants to strengthen the capacity of its enthusiastic team of volunteers and spread the Open Access gospel! The tasks involve: – The…


Allegra Turns 2! #Best Of

Allegra , September 21st, 2015

Our baby just turned two…and in this short pace of time, it managed to attract a constantly growing readership. Ok, let’s be frank: we suck with stats and…


References Needed! #Crowdsourcing

Mark Goodale , September 17th, 2015

Mark Goodale is currently writing Anthropology and Law: A Critical Introduction for NYU Press. The manuscript is due at the end of December 2015. One of the ideas…


All good things come to an end – or do they? #Fieldnotes

Allegra , September 14th, 2015

What do you know: the summer is already gone! It feels like it was only a moment ago when we solicited contributions to our fieldwork thread, and now…


physical and metaphorical journeys through #fieldnotes

Allegra , June 23rd, 2015

This week, we’re sharing some of our recently-acquired fieldnotes with you, dear reader, in addition to two installments from our reviews section. Journeys can be single or multi-fold,…