Wenner-Gren Forums feature curated essays on the future of anthropology.

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Muhammed Khatib
Muhammed Khatib
  • Pathways to Anthropological Futures

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    Gustavo Lins Ribeiro
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    Andre Gingrich
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    Alcida Rita Ramos
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    Eduardo Restrepo
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    Dr. Emiliano Zolla Márquez
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    Yasmeen Arif
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    Mwenda Ntarangwi, PhD
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    Tony Rudyansjah, PhD
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    Yasuko Takezawa, PhD
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    Patrícia Ferraz de Matos
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    Ibrahima Thiaw
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    Heike Becker
    As anyone who has hiked in the mountains can tell you, different paths can lead to the same destination. As anyone who has gotten lost in the mountains can attest, trails that seem to be leading in the same direction don’t always end up in the same place. Anthropology everywhere is at a crossroads. This forum can serve as a guide to what’s to come.
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  • The Future of Anthropological Research: Ethics, Questions, and Methods in the Age of COVID-19: Part 1

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    Pamela Block
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    Tom Boellstorff
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    Nolwazi Mkhwanazi
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    Yael Navaro
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    Ana Y. Ramos-Zayas
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    Aparecida Vilaça
    Anthropology, as a discipline, is not going to escape the pandemic unscathed. Never has the discipline seen such a sudden transformation in the conditions that make our research possible. The kinds of field methods for which we’re famous have become largely impossible.
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