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Dancing with the Spirits

Alexandra Frankel , July 19th, 2018


In a present colored by forces of globalization and the Anthropocene, Masewal dancers reconnect with their spiritual landscape to visualize alternative futures. Mexico today is gripped by a…


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Biocommensurations

Alexandra Frankel , July 19th, 2018


Psychiatry is in crisis because it failed to integrate symptom classifications with biomarkers. Its future depends on finding new ways of bringing disparate insights together. Any kind of…


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Ambivalent Spaces in the (Neo)Liberal Arts

Alexandra Frankel , July 16th, 2018


How do we respond to the pressure to become responsibilized faculty members in today’s market-driven college context? What is the future of anthropology at liberal arts colleges in…


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Written in Blood

Alexandra Frankel , July 12th, 2018


 How my research on DNA ancestry tests became fake news. When I was sent a link to a Snopes article  asking, “Did DNA Testing Companies Admit to Altering…


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After the Women’s March

Emily de Wet , August 4th, 2017


While pundits continue to debate what led to the outcome of 2016’s election, it is clear that intersections between gender and race played a central role. The question…


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