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History & Historiography

Anthropology and Fiction: An Interview with Amitav Ghosh

Excelente Zona Social

The Headless Horseman of Central India: Sovereignty at Varying Thresholds of Life

Afterlives: Humanitarian Histories and Critical Subjects in Mozambique

The Past is Made By Walking: Labor Activism and Historical Production in Postcolonial Guadeloupe

The Modernity of Manual Reproduction: Soviet Propaganda and the Creative Life of Ideology

Response to Orin Starn: "Here Come the Anthros (Again): The Strange Marriage of Anthropology and Native America

But Do Not Identify as Gay: A Proleptic Genealogy of the MSM Category

Settlement's Secret

Here Come the Anthros (Again): The Strange Marriage of Anthropology and Native America

The Double Bind of American Indian Need-Based Sovereignty

Sympathy, State Building, and the Experience of Empire

The Elegiac Addict: History, Chronicity, and the Melancholic Subject

"But What If I Should Need To Defecate In Your Neighborhood, Madame?": Empire, Redemption, and the “Tradition of the Oppressed” in a Brazilian World Heritage Site

Four Genealogies for a Recombinant Anthropology of Science and Technology

Remediation and Local Globalizations: How Taiwan's "Digital Video Knights-Errant Puppetry" Writes the History of the New Media in Chinese

Of Children and Jinn: An Inquiry into an Unexpected Friendship during Uncertain Times

Recombinant History: Transnational Practices of Memory and Knowledge Production in Contemporary Vietnam

Ethnography in the Forest: An Analysis of Ethics in the Morals of Anthropology

Truth, Fear, and Lies: Exile Politics and Arrested Histories of the Tibetan Resistance

Authorizing a Disability Agency in Post-Mao China: Deng Pufang's Story as Biomythography

Cyborg Violence: Bursting Borders and Bodies with Queer Machines

A-Whaling We Will Go: Encounters of Knowledge and Memory at the Makah Cultural and Research Center

The Usable Past, the Comfortable Past, and the Civic Past: Memory in Contemporary America

Emotional Liberty: Politics and History in the Anthropology of Emotions

The Theft of Carnaval: National Spectacle and Racial Politics in Rio de Janeiro

Raymond Williams, George Stocking, and Fin-de-Siècle U.S. Anthropology

Diasporic Identities: The Science and Politics of Race in the Work of Franz Boas and W. E. B. Du Bois, 1894–1919

A Carceral Regime: Violence and Social Memory in Southwest China

Memory Work: Reconstituting the Ethnic in Post-Mao China