Tag: Walter Benjamin

Fortgesetzte Entgrenzung: Polizei in Zeiten von Corona

Die Redaktion , July 1st, 2020

Von Jonas Barchfeld Ob ein Buch auf der Parkbank lesen, Picknicken am See oder die Teilnahme an friedlichem Protest: all das sind Dinge, bei denen man vor einigen…


William Mazzarella on his new book, The Mana of Mass Society

| , July 16th, 2018

http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/M/bo25265716.html Interview by Elayne Oliphant Elayne Oliphant: As you acknowledge, this is clearly a “theory book.” But I’d like to start by asking y…

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Writing “in my Culture” w/ Zoe Wool and Alex Golub of Savage Minds

Gamwell , June 7th, 2017

Click the image above to read the blog post on Savage Minds What a title! This Anthro Life has teamed up with Savage Minds to bring you a…

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Year-End Reflections on The 2016-17 Anthropoliteia BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project

kevinkarpiak , June 1st, 2017

Welcome to the last post of the 2016-2017 year of Anthropoliteia’s #BlackLivesMatter syllabus. We’ve invited all of the series contributors to offer their thoughts here as we reflect…


Islam, devotional genres and electronic mediation in Mauritius

John Postill , August 4th, 2016

Here comes the ninth (9th) set of notes under the theme of media and change in preparation for the volume Postill, J., E. Ardevol and S. Tenhunen (eds.)…


Walter Benjamin in Palestine

Jessica Winegar , February 10th, 2016

Anthropologists for the Boycott of Israeli Academic Institutions is pleased to offer this reflection on a Walter Benjamin conference in Palestine by David Lloyd, ally of anthropology and…

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The Anti-Camera

Haidy Geismar , January 21st, 2016

Christopher Pinney, UCL Anthropology I recently came across M.N. Srinivas’ observation that his enthusiastic engagement with photography, during his fieldwork in Mysore in the late 1940s, earned him…

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