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Tim Ingold's "That's Enough About Ethnography"--The Seminar is Underway

Officially, the seminar begins on Monday. But here, to get things started are our first assignments.  (1) Several of us are already acquai…

Started by John McCreery in The OAC Forum

105 1 hour ago
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Anthropology of Food, in Spanish, intreviwe to Patricia Aguirre by Clarin in Argentina

Started by Cecilia Montero Mórtola in The OAC Forum

0 7 hours ago

What draws us to anthropology (and why an anthropological education matters)

Here are the questions, right up front and center: 1) What drew you to anthropology?; 2) What does anthropology offer that might be missing…

Started by ryan anderson in The OAC Forum

1 14 hours ago
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Quantum Mechanics for anthropologists.

  PART 1 Oxford’s oral tradition, at least, suggests that E.E. Evans-Pritchard (Oxford’s “EP”) 1902-1973 (  “strangest” ethnographer who b…

Started by Michael Alexeevich Popov in The OAC Forum

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Big Data: Can It Revive the OAC and Resuscitate Anthropology?

When I first became a member of the OAC, the posts and discussions here were lively.  What brought me here was Keith's economic anthropolog…

Started by M Izabel in The OAC Forum

5 Mar 23
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Druze ethnography referred to by Gellner in Muslim Society

This is only my second post on OAC -- I hope this is a suitable use of the forum! I'm currently reading Gellner's Muslim Society. On the se…

Started by Jonathan Mair in The OAC Forum

0 Mar 23

The OAC then, and now (toward a renewed, rowdy anthropological democracy)

UPDATE: For those of you who don't want to wade through all of the verbiage to get to my questions, here they are up front: What are we goi…

Started by ryan anderson in The OAC Forum

44 Mar 23
Reply by Erin B. Taylor

Tim Ingold's "That's Enough About Ethnography"—Invitation to an informal seminar

Ethnography, we are taught, is the hallmark of cultural anthropology, the rite of passsage by which anthropologists are created. It is said…

Started by John McCreery in The OAC Forum

9 Mar 23
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Tim Ingold's "That's Enough About Ethnography" — Preparing for the Seminar

The Seminar is Now Underway. To participate  please use this link to get there. Having started this seminar, I am thinking about how to run…

Started by John McCreery in The OAC Forum

0 Mar 19

All hands on deck! Time to build our global connections

The OAC is not just a website. It's not just a Facebook group. It's a collective of anthropologists who want to push our discipline forward…

Started by Erin B. Taylor in The OAC Forum

1 Mar 18
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