Gina Athena Ulysse

Gina Athena Ulysse is a Haitian born poet-scholar living out the tension between artist and social scientist. She is currently professor of anthropology at Wesleyan University. Her work is unapologetically fierce—she challenges the conventions of the discipline and encourages academics to seek new ways of engaging with the wider public. Her new book Because When […]

Dawn Nafus

Dawn Nafus is an anthropologist and senior research scientist at Intel Labs. She is currently working on a project called DataSense—a data analysis tool to help non-technical people visually interact with their personal data. She continues to maintain an academic profile, recently publishing an edited volume Quantified (2016), which brings together a community of scholars […]


Jason De León is an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Michigan where he directs the Undocumented Migration Project (UMP). De León’s research investigates the brutal world of clandestine border crossings between Mexico and the US, and he is currently documenting the lives of Honduran smugglers living in Mexico. His work sits at […]