MIT Anthropology News Archives

Sensing the Unseen

Spectrum Magazine explores the Sensing the Unseen seminar

MIT's Spectrum Magazine profiles the year-long Sensing the Unseen seminar, sponsored by MIT Anthropology and organized by Professors Stefan Helmreich and Heather Paxson. More

Heather Paxson

Heather Paxson appears on WBUR's On Point radio program

Heather Paxson discusses the history of milk and artisanal cheesemaking on the June 28th edition of WBUR's On Point radio program. More

Erica James

Democratic Insecurities receives Honorable Mention

Democratic Insecurities: Violence, Trauma, and Intervention in Haiti by Erica James received an Honorable Mention for the Society for Cultural Anthropology Gregory Bateson Prize. More

David Harvey

David Harvey addresses financial crisis

Invited by the MIT Anthropology program, David Harvey, author of The Condition of Postmodernity and professor in the Program in Anthropology at the City University of New York, examines the latest financial crisis and the complexities of global capital flow from a Marxist perspective. Click here for a video of his talk.

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