“Travelling against the Odds”

Bolivian indigenous women seek trading partners and merchandise in China. In the Andes, being a viajero/a, a traveler, means to be an itinerant trader. Trade unions of mobile merchants and fair-goers identify as travelers. Numerous people from across Bolivia, in particular women of indigenous Aymara origin, travel throughout the country and beyond to sustain their […]

Déjà Lu: A Journal of Global Anthropological Reprints

The American anthropological world over the past few decades has become increasingly aware  that anthropology is not just a Western but a global discipline. But the structure of this global discipline remains asymmetrical—while many anthropologists from elsewhere in the world are well aware of theoretical and ethnographic developments in anthropology in the United States and […]