Anthropology Day 2018 – Anthropology in Troubled Times

This year’s annual Anthropology Day will be about ‘Anthropology in Troubled Times’. We take our lead from Paul Stoller’s (Paul Stoller, Doing Anthropology in Troubled Times) recent call for an engaged anthropology, and ask how anthropology deals with and positions itself with respect to the social challenges and heated political debates… Verder lezen

Our Postcolonial Moment: European Belonging and the Welfare State

Anouk de Koning is assistant professor at the department of Anthropology and Development Studies, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. For the Sociological Review she wrote a blog reflecting on historical structures and shifts that can shed light on today’s racialized politics.    For many of us, the present moment is dominated by… Verder lezen