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The Blueberry Wars

In elementary school, the first “robin red-breast” of spring signaled warmer days, colorful flowers, and a promise that the school year wouldn’t …


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Goose Lessons

What can an anthropologist (who specializes in humans) learn from an unlikely species (like a goose)? Plenty, it turns out. My husband …


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Savage System

Often, I address white American attitudes towards native peoples. How historians have ignored whole sections of our history, racism and genocide against …


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Images Matter #ThinkingVisually

Though the visual is well established in areas of study like anthropology, many other social science disciplines have been slow to incorporate …


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