Below is a selection of the readings our faculty and graduate students are engaging with. Each semester, Rice Anthropology faculty members and graduate students compile a new list of a few of the books and articles influencing their research and thinking at the moment. We hope this feature will allow new opportunities for collaboration, as well as give a glimpse into the exciting and diverse conversations happening within the department, both in and outside the classroom.
Bonilla, Yarimar. 2020. Post-Disaster Futures: Hopeful Pessimism, Imperial Ruination, and La futura cuir. Small Axe: A Caribbean Platform for Criticism 62: 147-162.
Chirikure, Shadreck. 2020. Great Zimbabwe: Reclaiming a ‘Confiscated’ Past (Routledge Studies in African Archaeology and Cultural Heritage). London, UK: Routledge.
Chua, Jocelyn Lim. 2018. The Fog of War: Psychopharmaceutical 'Side Effects’ and the United States Military. Medical Anthropology 37 (1).
Cipolla, C.N. 2019. Taming the Ontological Wolves: Learning from Iroquoian Effigy Objects. American Anthropologist 121: 613-627.
Curley, Andrew. 2018. A Failed Green Future:Navajo Green Jobs and Energy "Transition" in the Navajo Nation. Geoforum 2018 (8): 57-65.
Davis, Dana-Ain. 2019. Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Births. NYU Press.
Egri, Lajos. 1972. The Art of Dramatic Writing. New York: Touchstone.
Flewellen, A., Dunnavant, J., Odewale, A., Jones, A., Wolde-Michael, T., Crossland, Z., & Franklin, M. 2021. The Future of Archaeology Is Antiracist: Archaeology in the Time of Black Lives Matter. American Antiquity 86 (2): 224-243. doi:10.1017/aaq.2021.18
Graeber, David. 2004. Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology. Chicago: Prickly Paradigm Press.
Green, Lesley. 2020. Rock | Water | Life: Ecology and Humanities for a Decolonial South Africa. Durham: Duke University Press Books.
Jackson, Zakiyyah. 2020. Becoming Human: Matter and Meaning in an AntiBlack World. New York: NYU press.
Knox, Hannah. 2020. Thinking Like a Climate: Governing a City in Times of Environmental Change. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Kolling, Marie. 2019. Becoming Favela: Forced Resettlement and Reverse Transitions of Urban Space in Brazil. City & Society: Journal of the Society for Urban Anthropology 31 (3): 413–435.
Liboiron, Max. 2021. Pollution is Colonialism. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Introduction.
McKittrick, Katherine. 2021. Dear Science and Other Stories. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Introduction.
Miles, Christopher. 2019. The Combine Will Tell the Truth: On Precision Agriculture and Algorithmic Rationality. Big Data & Society.
Mol, Annemarie. 2021. Eating in Theory. Durham and London: Duke University Press.
Monahan, T. 2020. The Arresting Gaze: Artistic Disruptions of Antiblack Surveillance. International Journal of Cultural Studies 23 (4): 564-581.
Pálsson, Gísli. 2020. Down to Earth. Santa Barbara: Punctum Books.
Petryna, Adriana. 2018. Wildfires at the Edges of Science: Horizoning Work and Amid Runaway Change. Cultural Antropology 33 (4): 570-595.
Plemons, Eric. 2017. The Look of a Woman Facial Feminization Surgery and the Aims of Trans-Medicine. Durham: Duke University Press.
Rosa, Jonathan, and Vanessa Díaz. 2020. Raciontologies: Rethinking Anthropological Accounts of Institutional Racism and Enactments of White Supremacy in the United States. American Anthropologist 122 (1): 120–32. https://doi.org/10.1111/aman.13353.
Rubaii, Kali. 2020. Trust Without Confidence: Moving Medicine with Dirty Hands. Cultural Anthropology 35 (2).
Sasser, Jade. 2018. On Infertile Ground: Population Control and Women’s Rights in the Era of Climate Change. NYU Press.
Schwenkel, Christina. 2020. Building Socialism: The Afterlife of East German Architecture in Urban Vietnam. Duke University Press.
Shadaan, Reena and Michelle Murphy. 2020. EDC's as Industrial Chemicals and Settler Colonial Structures. Catalyst 6 (1).
Shange, Savannah. 2019. Black Girl Ordinary: Flesh, Carcerality, and the Refusal of Ethnography. Transforming Anthropology 27 (1): 3-21.
Song, Priscilla. 2017. Biomedical Odysseys: Fetal Cell Experiments from Cyberspace to China. Princeton University Press
Baradaran, Mehrsa. 2017. The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
Barthes, Roland. 2013. How to live together: novelistic simulations of some everyday spaces. New York: Columbia University Press.
Battaglia, Giulia, Jennifer Clarke, and Fiona Siegenthaler. 2020. “Bodies of Archives / Archival Bodies: An Introduction.” Visual Anthropology Review 36 (1): 8–16.https://doi.org/10.1111/var.12203.
Bhandar, Brenna. 2018. Colonial Lives of Property: Law, Land, and Racial Regimes of Ownership. Durham: Duke University Press.
Blanchette, Alex. 2020. Porkopolis: American Animality, Standardized Life, and the Factory Farm. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Browne, Simone. 2015. Dark Matters: On the Surveillance of Blackness. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Carvajal, Fernanda. 2018. "Image Politics and Disturbing Temporalities On “Sex Change” Operations in the Early Chilean Dictatorship." TSQ 5 (4): 621-637.
Collard, Rosemary-Claire, and Jessica Dempsey. "Life for sale? The politics of lively commodities." Environment and Planning A 45, no. 11 (2013): 2682-2699.
Elyachar, Julia. “Phatic Labor, Infrastructure, and the Question of Empowerment in Cairo.” American Ethnologist, vol. 37, no. 3, 2010, pp. 452–64, doi:10.1111/j.1548-1425.2010.01265.x.
Escobar, Arturo. Designs for the Pluriverse: Radical Interdependence, Autonomy, and the Making of Worlds. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2017.
Escobar, Arturo. 2020. Pluriversal Politics: The Real and the Possible. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Fassin, Didier, and Bernard E. Harcourt, eds. A Time for Critique. New York; Chichester, West Sussex: Columbia University Press, 2019. doi:10.7312/fass19126.
Fischer, Carl. 2016. Queering the Chilean Way. New York: Palgrave Macmillan US. https://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781137563859
Gillespie, Kathryn. The cow with ear tag #1389. University of Chicago Press, 2018.
Graeber, David. 2018. Bullshit Jobs: A Theory. New York: Simon & Schuster.
Heidbrink, Lauren. 2020. Migranthood: Youth in a New Era of Deportation. Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press.
Hendren, Sara. 2020. What Can a Body Do? How We Meet the Built World. New York: Riverhead Books.
Kar, Sohini. 2018. Financializing Poverty: Labor and Risk in Indian Microfinance. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Keck, Frédéric. 2020. Avian Reservoirs: Virus Hunters and Birdwatchers in Chinese Sentinel Posts. Duke University Press.
King, Tiffany Lethabo. 2019. The Black shoals: Offshore formations of Black and Native studies. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Messeri, Lisa. 2016. Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds. Durham: Duke University Press.
Moore, Amelia. 2019. Destination Anthropocene: Science and Tourism in the Bahamas. Berkeley: California University Press.
Ralph, Laurence. 2019. The Torture Letters: Reckoning with Police Violence. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
Regier, Alexander. Exorbitant Enlightenment: Blake, Hamann, and Anglo-German Constellations. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.
Roitman, Janet. Anti-crisis. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014.
Schein, Louisa. 1999. “Performing Modernity.” Cultural Anthropology 14 (3): 361–95. https://doi.org/10.1525/can.19188.8.131.521.
Shange, Savannah. 2019. Progressive Dystopia: Abolition, Antiblackness, and Schooling in San Francisco. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Stavrianakis, Anthony. Leaving: A Narrative of Assisted Suicide. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019.
Strathern, Marilyn. 2020. Relations: An Anthropological Account. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Summers, Brandi Thompson. 2019. Black in Place: The Spatial Aesthetics of Race in a Post-Chocolate City. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.
Tausig, Ben. 2019. Bangkok is ringing: sound, protest, and constraint. Oxford University Press.
Telesca, Jennifer E. 2020. Red Gold: The Managed Extinction of the Giant Bluefin Tuna. University of Minnesota Press.
Tilley, Lisa. 2020. “‘The Impulse Is Cartographic’: Counter-Mapping Indonesia’s Resource Frontiers in the Context of Coloniality.” Antipode 52 (5): 1434–54. https://doi.org/10.1111/anti.12634.
Washington, Bryan. 2019. Lot: Stories. New York: Riverhead Books.
Watson, Matthew C. Afterlives of Affect: Science, Religion, and an Edgewalker's Spirit. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2020.
Wilhelm-Solomon, Matthew. 2020. “The City Otherwise: The Deferred Emergency of Occupation in Inner-City Johannesburg.” Cultural Anthropology, vol. 35, 2020, pp. 404–434. https://doi.org/10.14506/ca35.3.03.
Altehenger, Jennifer E. “On Difficult New Terms: The Business of Lexicography in Mao Era China.” Modern Asian Studies 51, 3 (2017): 622–61. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0026749X16000147.
Baker, J.A. The Peregrine. New York: Harper & Row, 1967.
Berlant, Lauren. The Hundreds. Duke University Press, 2019.
Caldeira, Teresa. “Peripheral urbanization: Autoconstruction, transversal logics, and politics in cities of the global south.” Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 35, no. 1 (2017): 3–20.
Chu, T'ien-Wen. Notes of a Desolate Man. Trans. Howard Goldblatt and Sylvia Li-chun Lin. New York: Columbia University Press, 1999.
Davis, Heather, and Etienne Turpin. Art in the Anthropocene: Encounters among Aesthetics, Politics, Environments and Epistemologies. London: Open Humanities Press, 2015.
De la Cadena, Marisol, and Mario Blaser. A World of Many Worlds. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018.
Escobar, Arturo. Designs for the Pluriverse: Radical Interdependence, Autonomy, and the Making of Worlds. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018.
Gordillo, Gastón. “Terrain as Insurgent Weapon: An Affective Geometry of Warfare in the Mountains of Afghanistan.” Political Geography 64, May (2018): 53–62. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polgeo.2018.03.001.
Hartman, Saidiya. Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Social Upheaval. WW Norton, 2019.
Hayden, Cori. “Rethinking Reductionism, or, the Transformative Work of Making the Same.” Anthropological Forum 22, 3 (2012): 271-283. DOI: 10.1080/00664677.2012.711240
Lowe, Celia, and Ursula Münster. “The Viral Creep: Elephants and Herpes in Times of Extinction.” Environmental Humanities 8, 1 (May 2016): 118–142. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/22011919-3527749
Maxwell, Krista. "Settler-Humanitarianism: Healing the Indigenous Child-Victim." Comparative Studies in Society and History 59, 4 (2017): 974-1007.
Mulvaney, Dustin. Solar Power: Innovation, Sustainability, and Environmental Justice. Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2019.
Nading, Alex M. “Local Biologies, Leaky Things, and the Chemical Infrastructure of Global Health.” Medical Anthropology 36, 2 (2017): 141-156. DOI: 10.1080/01459740.2016.1186672
Naisargi, Dave. "Something, Everything, Nothing; or, Cows, Dogs, and Maggots.” Social Text 130, no. 35 (2017): 37-57.
Owens, Emily A. "Consent." differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 30, 1 (2019): 148-156.
Phalkey, Jahnavi, and Tong Lam. “Science of Giants: China and India in the Twentieth Century.” BJHS Themes 1 (2016): 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1017/bjt.2016.12.
Piepzna-Samarasinha, Leah Lakshmi. Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2018.
Rabinow, Paul, and Anthony Stavrianakis. Inquiry after Modernism. Berkeley: Anthropology of the Contemporary Research Laboratory, 2019.
Samet, Robert. "The Subject of Wrongs: Crime, Populism, and Venezuela's Punitive Turn." Cultural Anthropology 34, no. 22 (2019): 272-298.
Tsing, Anna. “On Nonscalability: The Living World Is Not Amenable to Precision-Nested Scales.” Common Knowledge 18, no. 3 (2012): 505-524.
Vaughn, Sarah. "Disappearing Mangroves: The Epistemic Politics of Climate Adaptation in Guyana." Cultural Anthropology 32, no. 2 (2017): 242-268.
Vodolazkin, Eugene. Laurus. Trans. Lisa C. Hayden. London: Oneworld Publications, 2015.
Whitington, Jerome. “Fingerprint, Bellwether, Model Event: Climate Change as Speculative Anthropology.” Anthropological Theory 13, no. 4 (December 2013): 308–28. doi:10.1177/1463499613509992.
Whyte, Kyle P. “Indigenous science (fiction) for the Anthropocene: Ancestral dystopias and fantasies of climate change crises.” Enviornment and Planning E: Nature and Space 1, 1-2 (2018): 224-242.
Yusoff, Kathryn. A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2018.
Ahmann, Chloe. “It’s exhausting to create an event out of nothing”: Slow Violence and the Manipulation of Time." Cultural Anthropology 33, no. 1 (2018): 142–171. https://doi.org/10.14506/ca33.1.06
de la Bellacasa, María Puig. Matters of Care: Speculative Ethics in More than Human Worlds
Guyer, Jane I. "Aftermaths and recuperations in anthropology." HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 7, no. 1 (2017): 81-103.
Hall, Elizabeth F., and Todd Sanders. 2014. "Accountability and the academy: producing knowledge about the human dimensions of climate change". Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 21 (2): 438-461. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1467-9655.12162
Harvey, Penny, Casper Bruun Jensen and Atsuro Morita. Infrastructures and Social Complexity
Jackson, John et al. 2017. "Why do we read the classics?" HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 7 (3): 1–7. https://www.haujournal.org/index.php/hau/article/view/hau7.3.002
Jackson, Michael. The Accidental Anthropologist: A Memoir
Jiménez, Alberto Corsín. 2017. "Auto-Construction Redux: The City as Method." Cultural Anthropology 32(3): 450–478.
Kahn, Jeffrey S. 2017. "Geographies of Discretion and the Jurisdictional Imagination." Polar: Political & Legal Anthropology Review 40, no. 1: 5-27.
Kim Fortun. “Ethnography in Late Industrialism,” Cultural Anthropology 27, no. 3 (August 2012): 446–64, https://culanth.org/articles/135-ethnography-in-late-industrialism
Liu, Xin. The Mirage of China: Anti-Humanism, Narcissism, and Corporeality of the Contemporary World. New York and London: Berghahn, 2009. (Chapter 2. The mentality of governance)
Mattingly, Cheryl. Moral Laboratories: Family Peril and the Struggle for a Good Life
Mitchell, Timothy. 2009. “Carbon Democracy.” Economy and Society 38 (3): 399–432. https://doi.org/10.1080/03085140903020598.
Povinelli, Elizabeth A. The Empire of Love
Roberts, Elizabeth F. S. "What Gets Inside: Violent Entanglements and Toxic Boundaries in Mexico City." Cultural Anthropology 32, no. 4 (2017): 592–619. https://doi.org/10.14506/ca32.4.07
Sanabria, Emilia. “Hormonal Biopolitics: From Population Control to Self-Control” and “Sex Hormones: Making Drugs, Forging Efficacies” in Plastic Bodies: Sex Hormones and Menstrual Suppression in Brazil. Duke University Press 2016.
Sharpe, Christina. In the Wake: On Blackness and Being
Simpson, Audra. "Consent’s Revenge." Cultural Anthropology 31, no. 3 (2016): 326–333.
Szeman, Imre and Dominic Boyer. Energy Humanities: An Anthology
Wilson, Elizabeth A. Gut Feminism. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015, 226pp. ISBN 978-0-8223-5970-8
Anand, Nikhil. Hydraulic City. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2017.
Anderson, Benedict. A Life Beyond Boundaries: A Memoir. Verso Books, 2016.
Andrejevic, Mark. 2015. “The Droning of Experience.” Fibreculture Journal, no. 25. http://twentyfive.fibreculturejournal.org/fcj-187-the-droning-of-experience.
Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing, Heather Anne Swanson, Elaine Gan, and Nils Bubandt, ed. Arts of living on a damaged plant: Ghosts and monsters of the Anthropocene. University of Minnesota Press, 2017.
Battaglia, D., Valentine, D., & Olson, V. (2015). Relational Spaces: An Earthly Installation. Cultural Anthropology, 30(2), 245-256.
Camus, Albert. Exile and the Kingdom. Translated by Carol Cosman. New York: Vintage Books, 2007.
Castells, Manuel, ed. 2017. Another Economy Is Possible: Culture and Economy in a Time of Crisis. Malden, MA: Polity.
Everett, Percival. 2013. Percival Everett by Virgil Russell: A Novel. Minneapolis: Graywolf Press.
Federici, Silvia. 2004. Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation. New York: Autonomedia.
Ford, Martin. 2015. Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future. New York: Basic Books.
Gomez-Barris, Macarena. The Extractive Zone: Social Ecologies and Decolonial Perspectives. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2017.
Ingold, T. (2017). Surface Visions. Theory, Culture & Society, 0(0), 1-10.
Kafer, Alison. 2013. Feminist, Queer, Crip. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.
Markson, David. 1988. Wittgenstein's Mistress. Champaign: Dalkey Archive Press.
Mathur, N. (2016). Paper tiger: law, bureaucracy and the developmental state in Himalayan India. Delhi: Cambridge University press.
Merry, Sally Engle. 2016. The Seductions of Quantification: Measuring Human Rights, Gender Violence, and Sex Trafficking. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Murphy, Michelle. The Economization of Life. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2017.
Navne, Laura E., Mette N. Svendson, and Tine M. Gammeltoft. 2017. “The Attachment Imperative: Parental Experiences of Relation-making in a Danish Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Medical Anthropology Quarterly" (early view online).
Nguyen, Mimi-Thi. 2012. The Gift of Freedom: War, Debt, and other Refugee Passages. Durham: Duke University Press.
Nystrom, E. C. (2016). Seeing underground: maps, models, and mining engineering in america. Place of publication not identified: Univ Of Nevada Press.
Povinelli, E. A. (2016). Geontologies: A Requiem to Late Liberalism. Durham: Duke University Press.
Rajan, Kaushik Sunder. Pharmocracy: Value, politics & knowledge in global biomedicine. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017.
Riles, Annelise. "Real Time: Unwinding Technocratic and Anthropological Knowledge." American Ethnologist 31, no. 3 (2004): 392-405.
Satsuka, Shiho. Nature in translation: Japanese tourism encounters the Canadian Rockies. Duke University Press, 2015.
Shi, Lihong. Choosing Daughters: Family Change in Rural China. Stanford University Press, 2017.
Sopranzetti, Claudio. Owners of the map: motorcycle taxi drivers, mobility, and politics in Bangkok. Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2017.
Terry, J. (2017). Attachments to war biomedical logics and violence in twenty-first-century America. Durham: Duke University Press.
Weston, Kath. Animate Planet: Making Visceral Sense of Living in a High-Tech, Ecologically Damaged World. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2017.
Adams, Vincanne, ed. 2015. Metrics: What Counts in Global Health. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Agamben, Georgio. 2016. The Use of Bodies, translated by Adam Kotsko. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Presss.
Alaimo, Stacy. 2017. Exposed: Environmental Politics & Pleasures in Post-Human Times. University of Minnesota Press.
Bray, Francesca. 1997. Technology and Gender: Fabrics of Power in Late Imperial China. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.
Claire, Eli. 2017. Brilliant Imperfection. Durham: Duke University Press.
Collins, John F. 2015. Revolt of the Saints: Memory and Redemption in the Twilight of Brazilian Racial Democracy. Duke University Press.
Coombe, Rosemary J. 1998. "Contingent articulations: a critical cultural studies of law." In Law in the Domains of Culture, A. Sarat and T. Kearns, eds., pp.21-64. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.
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Diniz, Débora. 2016. Zika: do sertão nordestino a ameaça global. Civilização Brasileira.
Feldman, Ilana. 2017. "Humanitarian Care and the Ends of Life: The Politics of Aging and Dying in a Palestinian Refugee Camp." Cultural Anthropology 32(1): 42-67.
Ferguson, James. 2015. Give a Man a Fish: Reflections on the New Politics of Distribution. Durham: Duke University Press.
Govindrajan, Radhika. 2015. “The Goat That Died for Family”: Animal Sacrifice and Interspecies Kinship in India's Central Himalayas." American Ethnologist 42.3: 504-19.
Greenblatt, Stephen. 2004. Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare. W. W. Norton.
Grosz, Elizabeth. 2004. The Nick of Time: Politics, Evolution, and the Untimely. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Günel, Gökçe. 2016. "What Is Carbon Dioxide? When Is Carbon Dioxide?" PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review 39 (1): 33-45.
Hage, Ghassan. 2012. “Critical Anthropological Thought and the Radical Political Imaginary Today.” Critique of Anthropology 32 (3): 285–308.
Haynes, Nell. 2016. Social Media in Northern Chile: Posting the Extraordinarily Ordinary. London: University College London Press.
Jackson, Michael, Arthur Kleinman, and Bhirigupati Singh, eds. 2014. The Ground Between: Anthropologists Engage Philosophy. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Jones, Owain. 2015. “‘Not Promising a Landfall ...’: An Autotopographical Account of Loss of Place, Memory and Landscape.” Environmental Humanities 6 (1): 1–27.
Kallis, Giorgos. 2017. In Defense of Degrowth: Opinions and Minifestos, edited by Aaron Vansintjan. Creative Commons.
Keller, Evelyn Fox. 1983. A Feeling for the Organism: The Life and Work of Barbara McClintock. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman.
Knight, Daniel M. History. 2015. Time, and Economic Crisis in Central Greece. Palgrave Macmillan.
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Mishtal, Joanna. 2015. The Politics of Morality: The Church, the State, and Reproductive Rights in Postsocialist Poland. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press.
Mitchell, Timothy. 2002. Rule of Experts: Egypt, Techno-Politics, Modernity. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.
Moore, Lisa Jean and Adele Clark. 1995. "Clitoral Conventions and Transgressions: Graphic Representations in Anatomy Texts, c1900- 1991." Feminist Studies 21(2): 255-301.
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O’Reilly, Jessica. 2017. The Technocratic Arctic: An Ethnography of Scientific Expertise and Environmental Governance. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.
Pérez, Gina M. 2015. Citizen, Student, Soldier: Latina/o Youth, JROTC, and the American Dream. New York: NYU Press.
Peters, John Durham. 2016. The Marvelous Clouds: Toward a Philosophy of Elemental Media. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
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Pitts-Taylor, Victoria. 2016. Mattering: Feminism, Science and Materialism. New York: NYU Press.
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Roosth, Sophia. 2017. Synthetic: How Life Got Made. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
Rubenstein, Mary-Jane. 2008. Strange Wonder: The Closure of Metaphysics and the Opening of Awe. New York: Columbia University Press.
Rutherford, Danilyn. 2016. "How Structuralism Matters." HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 6 (3): 61-77.
Sebald, W. G. 1998. The Rings of Staturn, translated by Michael Hulse. Harvill Press.
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Strathern, Marilyn. 2016. Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
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Theodossopoulos, Dimitrios. 2016. “Philanthropy or Solidarity? Ethical Dilemmas about Humanitarianism in Crisis-Afflicted Greece.” Social Anthropology 24 (2): 167–84.
West, Paige. 2005. "Translation, Value, and Space: Theorizing an Ethnographic and Engaged Environmental Anthropology." American Anthropologist 107 (4): 632-642.
Weston, Kath. 2017. Animate Planet: Making Visceral Sense of Living in a High-Tech Ecology Damaged World. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Williams, Jeffrey. 2006. “The Pedagogy of Debt.” College Literature 33 (4): 155–69.
Alaimo, Stacy. 2016. Exposed: Environmental Politics and Pleasures in Posthuman Times. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
Andaya, Elise and Joanna Mishtal. 2016. “The Erosion of Rights to Abortion Care in the United States: A Call for a Renewed Anthropological Engagement with the Politics of Abortion.” Medical Anthropology Quarterly.
Archambault, Julie Soleil. 2016. "Taking Love Seriously in Human-Plant Relations in Mozambique: Toward an Anthropology of Affective Encounters." Cultural Anthropology 31(2): 244–271.
Arendt, Hannah and Jerome Kohn. 1994. Essays in Understanding, 1930-1954: Formation, Exile, and Totalitarianism. New York: Schocken Books.
Asberg, Cecilia, Kathrin Thiele, and Iris van der Tuin. 2015. “Speculative before the Turn: Reintroducing Feminist Materialist Performativity.” Cultural Studies Review 21: 145-172.
Baumbach, Nico, Damon R. Young, and Genevieve Yue. 2016. "Introduction: For a Political Critique of Culture." Social Text 127(34): 1-20.
Banner, Michael. 2014. The Ethics of Everyday Life: Moral Theology, Social Anthropology, and the Imagination of the Human. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Burnet, Graeme Macrae. 2015. His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae. Glasgow: Contraband.
Colebrook, Claire. 2012. “Sexual Indifference” in Telemorphosis: Theory in the Era of Climate Change Vol. 1, edited by Tom Cohen. Ann Arbor: Open Humanities Press.
Crawford, Cassandra S. 2014. Phantom Limb: Amputation, Embodiment, and Prosthetic Technology. New York: New York University Press.
Escobar, Arturo. 1999. “After Nature: Steps to an Antiessentialist Political Ecology.” Current Anthropology 40 (1): 1–30.
Fanon, Frantz. 1967 . Black Skin, White Masks. New York, Grove Press.
Gledhill, John. 2014. "Indigenous Autonomy, Delinquent States, and the Limits of Resistance." History and Anthropology 25(4): 507-529.
Grusin, Richard. 2015. “Radical Mediation.” Critical Inquiry 42 (1): 124-48.
Halbwachs, Maurice.  1992. On Collective Memory. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
James, C. L. R. 1953. Mariners, Renegades, and Castaways; the Story of Herman Melville and the World We Live In. New York: C.L.R. James.
Le Guin, Ursula K. 1987. Buffalo Gals and Other Animal Presences. Santa Barbara: Capra Press.
Massumi, Brian. 2015. Ontopower: War, Powers, and the State of Perception. Durham: Duke University Press.
Messeri, Lisa. 2016. Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds. Durham: Duke University Press.
Million, Dian. 2013. Therapeutic Nations: Healing in an Age of Indigenous Human Rights. Tucson: University of Arizona Press.
Nading, Alex. 2016. "Local Biologies, Leaky Things, and the Chemical Infrastructure of Global Health." Medical Anthropology.
Norgaard, Kari Marie. 2011. Living in Denial: Climate Change, Emotions, and Everyday Life. Cambridge: MIT Press.
Parks, Lisa D. and Nicole Starosielski, eds. 2015. Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.
Pickering, Andrew. 2004. "The Science of the Unknowable: Stanford Beer's Cybernetic Informatics." Kybernetes 35(3/4): 499-521.
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