Category: Anthropology

Another FDL Book Salon: Michael Bérubé

Check out the lively discussion of the left’s influence on war, resistance, history, politics, art, media and everything else. He really gets into it with the commenters! Excerpt from the… READ MORE

The Left at War Gets it Right

Two new reviews of The Left at War by Michael Berube are now available: The American Prospect “Bérubé links progressives’ inability to control the conversation on national security during the… READ MORE

What is the Cost of Empire?

Truthdig’s review of Bases of Empire: The Global Struggle against U.S. Military Posts, edited by Catherine Lutz. In her foreword to “The Bases of Empire: The Global Struggle Against U.S…. READ MORE

The Anthropology of Alien Abductions

An Australian radio podcast featuring Bridget Brown, author of They Know Us Better Than We Know Ourselves: The History and Politics of Alien Abduction. Stories of alien abduction, that is,… READ MORE