PhD candidate Ian Lowrie announced as 2017 Editor of Platypus, the CASTAC blog. Ian has been with the blog since 2014 as an Associate (now Contributing) Editor, and penned his first post for CASTAC in 2012.
For a CENHS blog post, PhD candidate Jing Wang interviews Amitav Ghosh about Climate Change and the Unthinkable.
Professor James Faubion was elected as a Fellow Commoner at Trinity College, Cambridge University.
PhD Student Adam Webb-Orenstein interviews Natasha Dow SchÃ¼ll on Platypus, the CASTAC Blog, discussing ethical subject formation, digital gambling machines, and how ethnography can offer a nuanced understanding of self-tracking.
PhD Candidate Ethan Wilensky-Lanford is quoted in news article about Central Asia and the US Most Wanted List.
PhD Student Charlie Lotterman co-authors article in Environmental Humanities titled "The Xenopus Pregnancy Test: A Performative Experiment."
Professor Howe and Professor Boyer interview Vanessa Agard-Jones in the latest Cultures of Energy podcast on the queer 'chemical turn,' kin/esthesia, and molecular ethnography.