Tag: oceans

Muda da Maré: Environmental Change, Ecological Grief, and the Fishers and Marisqueiras of Pernambuco

colinhoag , April 14th, 2022

Editorial Note: This post is part of our series highlighting the work of the Anthropology and Environment Society’s 2021 Roy A. Rappaport Prize Finalists. We asked them to outline the…


Cargo Ships and Comrades: On the Occasion of the Beached Ever Given

Hannah Eisler Burnett , April 13th, 2021

In 2018, we took a cargo ship from Barcelona to New York City and made a short film called Slop Chest [1] about the blurry distinction between work…


Destination Anthropocene: An Interview with Amelia Moore

colinhoag , May 19th, 2020

Destination Anthropocene: Science and Tourism in The Bahamas By Amelia Moore, University of Rhode Island 216pp. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press § Colin Hoag spoke with Prof….


The Sargassum Question

Pablo Aguilera Del Castillo , September 10th, 2019

Close-up of sargasso, Puerto Morelos, 2019. Photo by the author. Sitting in her office, I could smell the sharp scent of hydrogen sulfide coming from the beach. She…


Emerging #Evidence

Kate Sullivan , November 10th, 2016

My goal is to skirt gingerly around evidence leaving it just where it lies, and instead to prod the contingent margins where iterative social practices and their artifacts…