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24
May

In Brazil, Plastic Surgery is About Power, Not Culture

This post is published in conjunction with the Latin American Studies Association congress in Barcelona. Check for other posts from the conference. #LASA2018 by Alvaro Jarrín, author of The Biopolitics of Beauty: Cosmetic Citizenship and Affective Capital …

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23
May

A Fluid Practice

This post is written by Jim Logan and originally appeared on the website for the UC Santa Barbara Current. This post is published in conjunction with the Latin American Studies Association congress in Barcelona. …

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13
Apr

China Needs Babies!

This guest post is published around the Association for Asian Studies conference in Washington D.C., occurring March 22-25, 2018. #AAS2018 by Ayo Wahlberg, author of Good Quality: The Routinization of Sperm Banking in China …

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03
Dec

Taking the Knee

by Niko Besnier and Susan Brownell, co-authors of The Anthropology of Sport: Bodies, Borders, Biopolitics This guest post is published in conjunction with the American Anthropological Association conference in Washington D.C.. Check back regularly for …

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03
Dec

The Culinary Sphere as a Political Arena

by Nir Avieli, author of Food and Power: A Culinary Ethnography of Israel This guest post is published in conjunction with the American Anthropological Association conference in Washington D.C.. Check back regularly for new posts …

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02
Dec

Robots: The Backstories

by Jennifer Robertson, author of Robo sapiens japanicus: Robots, Gender, Family, and the Japanese Nation This guest post is published in conjunction with the American Anthropological Association conference in Washington D.C.. Check back regularly for …

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02
Dec

Make the Han Great Again

by Kevin Carrico, author of The Great Han: Race, Nationalism, and Tradition in China Today This guest post is published in conjunction with the American Anthropological Association conference in Washington D.C.. Check back regularly for …

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