The Geek Anthropologist
  • Quebec
  • Canada
Share on Facebook

The Geek Anthropologist's Friends

  • Larry Stout
  • Keith Hart

The Geek Anthropologist's Groups


The Geek Anthropologist's Page

Latest Activity

The Geek Anthropologist replied to Erin B. Taylor's discussion Open access ethnographic data?
"Hello there! The anthropologists I know who are making their data freely available are doing so with data they collected years ago. Several professors from my department are creating archives for instance, where anyone can consult their data. I do…"
May 13, 2014
The Geek Anthropologist replied to M Izabel's discussion Geekiness or Nerdiness: Is It A Culture?
"I'm finally going to join in on this discussion, and I'll have to pick a little from each comment to do so!  The first problem is, as always, the notion of culture itself. And since this concept is continuously being…"
Apr 11, 2013
The Geek Anthropologist replied to Erin B. Taylor's discussion Getting to know each other! in the group PopAnth
"I am joining this conversation a little late, but hopefully it'll keep it going and encourage more people to join in! My name is Marie-Pierre, I study socio-cultural anthropology in Laval University in Quebec city. I am writing a master's…"
Mar 22, 2013
The Geek Anthropologist commented on Magnus Reuterdahl's group Archaeology/ Anthropology blogs
"I should have done this a while back when I joined the group, but here goes!   Hello everyone! I write a blog called The Geek Anthropologist. I started working on it fairly recently (last September) and am aiming at eventually turning it into a…"
Mar 22, 2013
The Geek Anthropologist joined Marlaine Gray's group

Anthropology of Healing

How do people heal from traumatic events? What roles do narrative, ritual, mythology, etc play in this process?
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Eric Cunningham's group

Anthropology of Japan

A place to discuss and share ideas, stories and information related to the anthropological study of Japan.
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Candie Syphrit's group

Anthropology of Popular Culture

This group is dedicated to all aspects of the anthropological study of popular culture.
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Magnus Reuterdahl's group

Archaeology/ Anthropology blogs

A group for those of us blogging on archaeology and or anthropology or for those interested to find new blogs on the subject. Introduce yourself and write a comment on the contents of your blog and your address.
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Joshua Smith's group

decolonizing anthropology

Decolonizing anthropology is a group committed to interrogating and critiquing anthropology. It is a forum that begins with colonialism(s) as a given and opens up the possibilities for a non-colonial anthropology.
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Slava Kozlov aka Centralasian's group

Anthropology of Virtual Worlds and MMORPGs

The place to discuss and share knowledge of how anthropology can help us to better understand the developments in various virtual worlds and multi-player online games.
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Philip Carl SALZMAN's group

The Anthropology of Anthropology

The organization and culture of anthropology; the organizations and cultures of anthropology.
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Beck's group

Cyberspace and cyborg anthropology

What is cyber? How can it describe space? How can it describe anthropology?
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined christophe michellod's group

Anthropologie du Japon

Groupe transdisciplinaire, ouvert aux chercheurs, et consacré à la discussion autour des Etudes sur le Japon (anthropologie, sociologie, histoire, linguistique, géographie, architecture, etc.), et à son actualité politique, sociale et culturelle.
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Zy's group

Anthropology of (Mass) Media

For all those who are interested in Theory of Media Anthropology and who want to share, connect and exchange about specific subfields that are not yet covered by other groups like Print Media, Radio, Telephone, Journalism, PR, Ad...add more!
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined Erin B. Taylor's group


How can we as anthropologists entertain and educate a broader public? What stuff do most people like, how do we write for them, and where do we reach them?PopAnth aims to a) produce stuff for public consumption; b) work out better ways to write and disseminate for the general public; c) agglomerate popular anthropology that's already been published.This group also accidentally launched the website PopAnth: Hot Buttered Humanity. We hope to create more collaborations in the future and welcome…See More
Nov 21, 2012
The Geek Anthropologist joined John McCreery's group

Theory for Anthropology

OAC already has a group named Theory in Anthropology, a good place to discuss theories already embraced by anthropologists. This group is, instead, intended for discussion of theory found outside anthropology that anthropologists might find useful.
Nov 21, 2012

Profile Information

Full Name (no screen names or handles)
Marie-Pierre Renaud
School/Organization/Current anthropological attachment
Sociocultural anthropology, native studies

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Open Anthropology Cooperative to add comments!

  • No comments yet!


OAC Press



© 2019   Created by Keith Hart.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service