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Emanuel Moss takes the Page 99 test

| , June 27th, 2022


On the 99th page of my dissertation, “The Objective Function: Science and Society in the Age of Machine Intelligence”, the first full paragraph describes how machine learning researchers…


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Baird Campbell takes the page 99 test

| , June 20th, 2022


Page 99 of my dissertation falls in the middle of the second chapter, “Historia: Social Media as a Tool for Counter-Memory.” Each chapter takes a salient concept from…


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Janet Connor takes the page 99 test

| , April 18th, 2022


Page 99 of my dissertation introduces the term “Swedish conditions” (Svenske tilstander), a concept circulating in the Norwegian media during my fieldwork in the capital city of Oslo….


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Beth Derderian takes the page 99 test

| , March 14th, 2022


Why do some things count as art and go in museums, and other things don’t? “Exhibition organizers in the UAE often requested proof of citizenship status as part…


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Hannah Carlan takes the page 99 test for her dissertation

| , November 15th, 2021


As it so happens, page 99 of my dissertation is the conclusion of my first body chapter following the introduction. My dissertation, “Producing Prosperity: Language and the Labor…


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Caroline McKusick takes the page 99 test

| , September 27th, 2021


I find myself, on page 99, in the middle of a crisis of translation. Unsurprising, given that my “in” to dissertation fieldwork resembled that of many anthropologists, who…


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Jacqueline Hazan takes the page 99 test

| , September 14th, 2021


The 99th page of my dissertation, “Mediating Micronesian Futures: Potentialities and Precarity in Cultural Production Among Mobile Pacific Islanders,” marks a transition in a chapter introducing how …


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Patrick Lewis takes the page 99 test

| , September 6th, 2021


The 99th page of my dissertation, “Publics of Value: Higher Education and Language Activism in Turkey and North Kurdistan,” falls midway in my second chapter, where I seek…


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Shirley Yeung takes the page 99 test

| , August 30th, 2021


The “quality of the whole” is uncannily revealed by the concluding paragraph on page 99 of my dissertation. It reads: The institution I call The Migrant Center, then,…


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Mei-Chun Lee takes the page 99 test

| , August 23rd, 2021


At the bottom of page 99 in my dissertation “The ‘Nobody’ Movement: Digital Activism and theUprising of Civic Hackers in Taiwan” is a quote from the g0v (pronounced…


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Mathew Gagne take the page 99 test

| , July 20th, 2021


While page 99 of my dissertation (see below) seems far from its focus on sex apps and digital media among queer men in Beirut, the connection is palpably…


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Nathan Wendte takes the page 99 test

| , May 17th, 2021


I was intrigued to hear about the “page 99 test,” according to which, the quality of a dissertation can be judged on the content of page 99. As…


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Thandeka Cochrane takes the page 99 test

| , February 8th, 2021


In the middle of the page a line jumps out: “Nthanu telling, therefore, encapsulates a moral performance”. Lying at the centre of page 99 this line also lies…


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Amy Garey takes the page 99 test

| , December 21st, 2020


 Page 99 of my dissertation ends with a quote from a 2019 comedy festival, “KVN is, KVN lives, KVN will continue to live!” It sums up one of…


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Mattias van Ommen takes the page 99 test

| , December 14th, 2020


Page 99 of my dissertation contains a theoretical discussion on fantasy, situated in arguably the least ethnographic of chapters. The dissertation itself is about Japanese players of the…


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Lauren Crossland-Marr takes the page 99 test

| , December 7th, 2020


Re-reading page 99 of my dissertation, I’m snapped back to the mosque in Milan, Italy that I came to know so well. Where public school children convened to…


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Ali Feser takes the page 99 test

| , November 30th, 2020


On page 99, I get to the Kodak. The fixed focus, single aperture lens camera was patented 1888, and it sold for the not insignificant price of twenty-five…


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Kristin Hickman takes the page 99 test

| , November 24th, 2020


On page 99 of my dissertation, Révolution Dārija? Imagining Vernacular Futures in Morocco, the reader finds themself in a Casablanca dubbing studio alongside a sound engineer and a…


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Rebecca Campbell-Montalvo takes the page 99 test

| , November 17th, 2020


Page 99 of my dissertation, Reification, Resistance, and Transformation? The Impact of Migration and Demographics on Linguistic, Racial, and Ethnic Identity and Equity in Educational Systems: An Appl…


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Ruben Enrique Campos III takes the page 99 test

| , September 28th, 2020


Destiny again. It had to be El Legendario Bombay. It had to be page 99. Upon entering, I immediately saw why the place was called legendary. It oozed…


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Amy Binning takes the Page 99 test

| , September 21st, 2020


Just clinging to the end of page 99 in my dissertation is a tentative question: “but should it really be that the presence of a model, even a…


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Hanwool Choe takes the page 99 test

| , September 7th, 2020


My dissertation is about instant messages among Korean family(-in-law) members. I particularly focus on how families make strategic use of everyday photo-/video-sharing to construct and perform their …


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Lindsey Pullam takes the page 99 test

| , August 31st, 2020


The 99th page of my dissertation goes into substantial detail about why military cemeteries exist for Israeli Druze IDF soldiers (when no such cemeteries exist for Druze civilians)….


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Shannon Ward takes the page 99 test

| , August 11th, 2020


My dissertation, Learning Language, Transforming Knowledge: Language Socialization in Amdo, Tibet, examines young children’s social and linguistic development in China’s western borderlands. Based on …


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