Tag: Science & Technology Studies (STS)

AMAA on Cooking Data: Culture and Politics in an African Research World by Cal Biruk

Cal Biruk , December 8th, 2021

Questions developed by the members of CU Denver’s ANTH4600/5600, S2021: Kaylynn Aiona, Delilah Chavarria, Darcy Copeland, Keaton Green, Ari Jones, Caitlin Konchan, Chris Kuelling, Kuba Kwiecinski, Ro…


Understated, not overlooked by Anthony Stavrianakis

Anthony Stavrianakis , November 16th, 2021

A Simpler Life: Synthetic Biological Experiments Talia Dan-Cohen Cornell University Press, 2021. 174 pages. First, take a self-consciously self-aggrandizing area of bioengineering,…


Book forum: Michelle Murphy’s The Economization of Life by Martha Lincoln

Martha Lincoln , November 9th, 2020

Michelle Murphy’s The Economization of Life (Duke University Press, 2017) received the Ludwik Fleck Prize from the the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) at the 2019…


Staying (at Home) with Brain Fog: “Un-witting” Patient Activism by Emily Lim Rogers

Emily Lim Rogers , October 5th, 2020

Scene 1: It’s Sunday afternoon, around one o’clock, and a group of a dozen or so people log onto a video call from their apartments. Occasionally someone’s cat…