Speak American

Speak American

Melanie Brown and Hilary Parsons Dick
Language policing involves much more than the actions of individuals.
What to Call US Border Detention Centers?

What to Call US Border Detention Centers?

Adam Hodges
The controversy over the term “concentration camps” stems from the connotations it carries, setting up analogies that risk hyperbole and overlook the complexities of historical comparison.
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Playing with Conspiracy Theories

Playing with Conspiracy Theories

EJ Sobo
What might viewing conspiracism as a form of play tell us about the workings of contemporary culture, our capacity for critical thinking, or how we build new understandings?
What’s in Your Bag? 2019 Edition

What’s in Your Bag? 2019 Edition

William M. Cotter, Kyrstin Mallon Andrews, and Elisha Oliver
From Amann, Jordan, to the marine environments of the Dominican Republic, anthropologists answer the question, What’s in your bag?
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Encounters with Lunar Dust

Encounters with Lunar Dust

Dana Burton
From Neil Armstrong’s footprints to future missions to Mars, contamination fears and policies lie at the heart of our cosmic explorations.
When Women Take Up Space Not Built for Them

When Women Take Up Space Not Built for Them

Emily de Wet
It is not enough to be intentional and intersectional in research settings. We must rework the spaces of the academy and knowledge production to better acknowledge and suit us all.
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From Mexico to the Moon

From Mexico to the Moon

Anne W. Johnson
Five stories about Mexican entanglements with outer space.
The Moon as Metaphor in Migration Research

The Moon as Metaphor in Migration Research

Elizabeth L. Krause
Chinese migrants are influential players in the Made in Italy fashion sector. They are also perceived as unfamiliar and alien, inauthentic producers of uniquely “Italian” merchandise.
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Speak American

Speak American

Melanie Brown and Hilary Parsons Dick
August 16, 2019
Language policing involves much more than the actions of individuals.
What to Call US Border Detention Centers?

What to Call US Border Detention Centers?

Adam Hodges
August 5, 2019
The controversy over the term “concentration camps” stems from the connotations it carries, setting up analogies that risk hyperbole and overlook the complexities of historical comparison.
-
Playing with Conspiracy Theories

Playing with Conspiracy Theories

EJ Sobo
July 31, 2019
What might viewing conspiracism as a form of play tell us about the workings of contemporary culture, our capacity for critical thinking, or how we build new understandings?
What’s in Your Bag? 2019 Edition

What’s in Your Bag? 2019 Edition

William M. Cotter, Kyrstin Mallon Andrews, and Elisha Oliver
July 23, 2019
From Amann, Jordan, to the marine environments of the Dominican Republic, anthropologists answer the question, What’s in your bag?
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Encounters with Lunar Dust

Encounters with Lunar Dust

Dana Burton
July 12, 2019
From Neil Armstrong’s footprints to future missions to Mars, contamination fears and policies lie at the heart of our cosmic explorations.
When Women Take Up Space Not Built for Them

When Women Take Up Space Not Built for Them

Emily de Wet
July 12, 2019
It is not enough to be intentional and intersectional in research settings. We must rework the spaces of the academy and knowledge production to better acknowledge and suit us all.
-
From Mexico to the Moon

From Mexico to the Moon

Anne W. Johnson
July 12, 2019
Five stories about Mexican entanglements with outer space.
The Moon as Metaphor in Migration Research

The Moon as Metaphor in Migration Research

Elizabeth L. Krause
July 12, 2019
Chinese migrants are influential players in the Made in Italy fashion sector. They are also perceived as unfamiliar and alien, inauthentic producers of uniquely “Italian” merchandise.
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