Tag: smell

Captive to smell by Cristina A. Pop

Cristina A. Pop , March 18th, 2022

The rise of Çatalhöyük is one of my favorite topics to cover in the Introduction to Anthropology course. Located in central Turkey, the proto-urban settlement was occupied for…


Cultures of Hygiene: Interview with Claudia Liebelt

Claudia Liebelt , June 24th, 2020

This interview was completed and edited between 25 and 29 May, 2020 over E-mail in Berlin.   What is your current research during the Corona pandemic about? What…


Ep. #10 Smoking v. vaping, anthrosmelling, de/colonization, & America’s gun “tribes:” this month on TFS

The Familiar Strange , March 18th, 2018

This month, Julia (1:12) prompts us to think about ‘vaping’ e-cigarettes as a clinical compromise for smokers with schizophrenia. Having observed this strategy to be effective in the…

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Coming to Our Senses

Gamwell , November 27th, 2017

In this Conversations episode of This Anthro Life, Adam Gamwell and Ryan Collins explore the subject of sensory ethnography –  a focus in anthropology that tends to deemphasize…

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