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Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
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Invitation to a Discussion:  What Do American Anthropologists Say about Trump’s Election, and What Does Trump’s Election Say about American Anthropology?       In an OAC Forum begun last month, The…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by ryan anderson Feb 16.

Moderated Minds: Is Savage Minds a "Safe Space"?
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Moderated Minds:  Is Savage Minds a “Safe Space”?      It’s a real shame.  To my knowledge there are only two well-established anthropology websites which incorporate an open access – open comment…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by John McCreery Jan 14.

PART TWO: Metaphors Be with You: A Cultural Analysis of Star Wars
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Inside the Theatre:  Semiosis in Star Wars            While the tendency in discussions of the role of technology in modern life is to emphasize the novelty of our situation, marveling at the…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lee Drummond Mar 26, 2016.

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION: Metaphors Be with You: A Cultural Analysis of Star Wars

 Please note:  Although total file size of essay is less than 100,000 characters,the Forum limit, the site disallows the full essay on the basis of length.  Part Two contains the remainder of the…Continue

Started Feb 28, 2016

 

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Lee Drummond replied to John McCreery's discussion Considering Sloterdijk
"   Foam.  Really intriguing image.  And one near and dear to me.  In the theory chapter of American Dreamtime I posited a semiotic multiverse along the lines of Andrei Linde’s concept (I know, more of my physics…"
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Cecilia Montero Mórtola replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"So...it is very complex that place more than Benedict said and what I studied a long time ago about all the shogunatos etc. etc.  but times changes... just a moment I ve received…"
Jan 25
Cecilia Montero Mórtola replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
Jan 24
John McCreery replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"On Savage Minds, Kerim Friedman has posted a contribution to the reading of Foucault's "Society Must be Saved" that is going on around the world as a protest against Donald J. Trump's inauguration as US President. I found myself…"
Jan 21
Michael Scroggins replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Ryan, What is the center of gravity for this conversation? I go back to the how Lee opened the thread. In framing the discussion, Lee wrote, "...Here we must confront a serious problem in the doing of Americananthropology.  Any American,…"
Jan 19
ryan anderson replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Hi John, On what basis do you argue that race has “become the one and only factor deemed worthy of discussion” on Savage Minds? While I agree that there has been an uptick in our coverage, which I think is a good thing, I don’t…"
Jan 19
Cecilia Montero Mórtola replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
Jan 18
ryan anderson replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Michael, Thanks for bringing more Trouillot in here. I have read his essay about culture several times, and while I think his argument is strong, I'm not sure if it's time to bid culture farewell just yet. But I could be wrong. You ask,…"
Jan 18
John McCreery replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Interesting data. Via Craig Froehle and Teramis on Googl+."
Jan 18
John McCreery replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Ryan, I am glad the we are approaching agreement. Thanks for checking the Ferguson, MO, claim. I pulled that example out of my imagination, and it would be good to have actual data. A point that needs further examination is Ferguson, MO's…"
Jan 18
ryan anderson replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
Jan 18
John McCreery replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Ryan, I did not say that racism was a 2nd or 3rd level factor. I said that it is a major one. That said, it was given your own data, a constant, at least as far as the Romney and Trump races go. To explain why Trump, we need to focus attention on…"
Jan 18
ryan anderson replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Lee: “We disagree about a lot.  What disturbs me most about your comments though, is that you come pretty close to calling John and me racists.  Allied with that veiled accusation is your implication that only certain people may…"
Jan 18
Cecilia Montero Mórtola replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
Jan 17
Michael Scroggins replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"I want to pick up on Ryan's initial reference to Trouillot's Global Transformations. As a bit of context by way of inadequate summation, Trouillot is trying to keep hold of the Boasian kernel that was so effective in opposing the…"
Jan 17
John McCreery replied to Lee Drummond's discussion Invitation to a Discussion: Anthropologists on the Trump Election
"Ryan, Lee, I feel very old. I read a debate like so many online debates these days, shot through with words like "charges," "allows," "must," "must not"; the list could go on but the point is clear. To me, it…"
Jan 17

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Open Access on Steroids!

Talk about open access.  Just came across this reference to Sci-Hub on the OAC Facebook page.  For those who haven't noticed it:  

  http://sci-hub.io/ ;

Posted on February 17, 2016 at 9:16pm

Merry Christmas! . . . oops, I mean . . .

Inspired by Freeman Dyson's "Heretical Thoughts on Science and Society":  

A Christmas Story

 

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    It’s Christmas 2025.  The Donald, having forced through a constitutional amendment, is into his third term.  True to his early campaign promise, he’s driven Starbucks into bankruptcy and got…

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Posted on December 6, 2015 at 11:38pm — 1 Comment

Lance Armstrong: The Reality Show (A Cultural Analysis)

 

                                        Lance Armstrong:  The Reality Show  (A Cultural Analysis)

 

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Posted on July 4, 2013 at 7:00pm — 9 Comments

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At 11:12am on August 30, 2013, Huon Wardle said…

Lee, I notice you are looking to debate Chagnon etc. The best option is to open a 'forum' thread on that topic. You just click on + Add discussion (bottom left of that box).

cheers, Huon

At 7:49pm on April 19, 2012, Keith Hart said…

Hi, Lee. Long time!

At 4:34am on April 19, 2012, Justin Shaffner said…

Welcome to the OAC, Lee!

 
 
 

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