Tag: public

The Montanelli Case: Sexuality, Race, and Colonial Forgetting in BLM Italy.

Diego Maria Malara , October 26th, 2020

Indro Montanelli (1909-2001), the most famous journalist in Italian history, is an intellectual figure whose memory commands respect across Italy’s political spectrum. But, following the global protes…


TAL + SM: Anthropology and Science Journalism, A New Genre?

This Anthro Life , June 21st, 2017

Click here to check out the podcast This Anthro Life – Savage Minds Crossover Series, part 3 by Adam Gamwell and Ryan Collins This Anthro Life has teamed…

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Anthropology + Science Journalism = A New Genre? w/ Daniel Salas of SAPIENS

Ryan Collins , June 21st, 2017

Click here to check out the TAL + SM blog post This Anthro Life has teamed up with Savage Minds to bring you a special 5-part podcast and…

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Anthropology has Always been Out There w/ Ed Liebow and Leslie Walker of the AAA

Ryan Collins , June 14th, 2017

This Anthro Life has teamed up with Savage Minds to bring you a special 5-part podcast and blog crossover series. While thinking together as two anthropological productions that…

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Writing “in my Culture” w/ Zoe Wool and Alex Golub of Savage Minds

Gamwell , June 7th, 2017

Click the image above to read the blog post on Savage Minds What a title! This Anthro Life has teamed up with Savage Minds to bring you a…

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Savage Ears, Anthro Minds: Writing “in my Culture”

This Anthro Life , June 7th, 2017

A podcast and blog walk into a bar… Click the image above to check out the podcast on This Anthro Life This Anthro Life – Savage Minds Crossover…

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The Strange Public Afterlife of Anthropological Theory

Sindre Bangstad , March 20th, 2017

Didier Fassin, in an important recent intervention, directed our attention to the “public afterlife of ethnography.” We as anthropologists do not and cannot expect to control how anthropological theor…

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D+A #2: What Makes a Protest Successful and How do I get involved?

Gamwell , February 6th, 2017

Today’s D+A minisode follows on the heels of last week’s powerful conversation with Jara Connell on protesting and people-powered forms of resistance. In this minisode Jara offers us…

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Call for Papers: Museums and Their Publics at Sites of Conflicted History

Haidy Geismar , June 20th, 2016

Via Barbara Kirschenblatt Gimblett Museums of history face a particular challenge in societies that have experienced conflict and violence in recent memory and radical geopolitical and ideological cha…

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Happy #WorldAnthropologyDay! Celebrate with these great episodes! #WorldAnthroDay

Gamwell , February 18th, 2016

Happy World Anthropology Day! To celebrate #WorldAnthropologyDay we here at TaL have curated some of our favorite past episodes covering how we approach anthropology and where we see…

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What does social media tell us about sociality in Grano?

Razvan Nicolescu , February 15th, 2016

‘Good morning’ message received on WhatsApp [double-click on the image to see the video]. So, what does the ethnography of social media use in southeast Italy tells us? In my…

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Anthropology without Borders? Bringing the Study of People to the People

Gamwell , February 8th, 2016

Join TAL as they explore the meaning and movements behind the buzz words that shape anthropology when it reaches beyond the classroom. Applied, Public, Design, and Open Anthropology….

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WhatsApp ban in Brazil: the word on the ground

ucsalha , December 18th, 2015

  The text above the image reads: ‘me without WhatsApp’.   In this post Juliano Spyer suggests that the vocal backlash against the recent blocking of WhatsApp in…

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Personal and public aesthetics: What I learned from my own visceral reactions in the field

ucsanha , June 25th, 2015

Photo by Nell Hayes   At first, I couldn’t quite put my finger on it, but over the first several months in my fieldsite in northern Chile I…

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What’s our conclusion? Introducing ‘scalable sociality’

Daniel Miller , June 16th, 2015

Scalable Sociality Right now we are finishing the last of our eleven volumes from this project, a book which will be called How the World Changed Social Media….

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Who Do We Write For?

Global Anthropology , February 10th, 2013

As anthropologists, who do we write for? Scholarly articles are typically written for one’s fellow academics. But what about books? Book-length ethnographies are the cornerstone of anthropology. These…

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