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New Books in Anthropology

New Books in Anthropology


New Books in Anthropology

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Interviews with Anthropologists about their New Books
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English
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Annemarie Mol, "Eating in Theory" (Duke UP, 2021)

As we taste, chew, swallow, digest, and excrete, our foods transform us, while our eati...

55 minutes
Jul 29, 2021

Robin Derricourt, "Creating God: The Birth and Growth of Major Religions" ( Manchester UP, 2021)

What do we really know about how and where religions began, and how they spread?  Robin...

57 minutes
Jul 29, 2021

Vaibhav Saria, "Hijras, Lovers, Brothers: Surviving Sex and Poverty in Rural India" (Fordham UP, 2021)

Hijras, one of India’s third gendered or trans populations, have been an enduring prese...

58 minutes
Jul 29, 2021

Anthony Q. Hazard, "Boasians at War: Anthropology, Race, and World War II" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2020)

The realities of race that continue to plague the United States have direct ties to the...

65 minutes
Jul 28, 2021

Chris A. Barcelos, "Distributing Condoms and Hope: The Racialized Politics of Youth Sexual Health" (U California Press, 2020)

Distributing Condoms and Hope: The Racialized Politics of Youth Sexual Health (U Califo...

60 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Rahul Mukherjee, "Radiant Infrastructures: Media, Environment, and Cultures of Uncertainty" (Duke UP, 2020)

In Radiant Infrastructures: Media, Environment, and Cultures of Uncertainty (Duke UP, 2...

59 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Natasha Behl, "Gendered Citizenship: Understanding Gendered Violence in Democratic India" (Oxford UP, 2019)

Why do we find pervasive gender-based discrimination, exclusion and violence in India w...

56 minutes
Jul 23, 2021

Jacob Lederman, "Chasing World-Class Urbanism: Global Policy Versus Everyday Survival in Buenos Aires" (U Minnesota Press, 2020)

What makes some cities world class? Increasingly, that designation reflects the use of ...

58 minutes
Jul 22, 2021

Eugene T. Richardson, "Epidemic Illusions: On the Coloniality of Global Public Health" (MIT Press, 2020)

In Epidemic Illusions: On the Coloniality of Global Public Health (MIT Press, 2020), ph...

48 minutes
Jul 22, 2021

Kailing Xie, "Embodying Middle Class Gender Aspirations: Perspectives from China’s Privileged Young Women" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2021)

Today I interviewed Kailing Xie on her recently published book, Embodying Middle Class ...

74 minutes
Jul 21, 2021