Tag: Race and Justice

Peaks and Valleys of Building Community Rapport: Lessons Learned Through an Investigation of Adolescent Sexual Health

Tina Thomas , December 24th, 2016

On my graduate school journey in medical anthropology at the University of Alabama, I became curious about HIV risk while conducting fieldwork in Mobile, Alabama. There, I worked…

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A World Famous African-American Scientist Puts the Presidential Election in Perspective: “I Am Not Surprised At All”

Christopher Lynn , December 4th, 2016

On Wednesday, the day after our 2017 presidential election, I dreaded having to put on my host face to go out to dinner with Dr. Joseph Graves, our…

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Engaging Activism in Anthropology of Disability

Mirjam Holleman , November 29th, 2016

Mirjam Holleman (author, left) presenting on the topic of (dis)ability and social inclusion to a small audience at a festival (Slot Art Festival) in Poland, summer 2016. Photo…

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