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.
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.
cummings, e.e. 1953. i: six nonlectures. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
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.
Kuzmanovic, Maja and Nik Gaffney. 2017. "Enacting Futures in Postnormal Times." Futures 86: 107–117.
Lee, Haiyan. 2006. Revolution of the Heart: A Genealogy of Love in China, 1900-1950. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.
Medina, Eden. 2011. Cybernetic Revolutionaries : Technology and Politics in Allende’s Chile. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
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.
Murphy, Michelle. 2015. "Unsettling Care: Troubling Transnational Itineraries of Care in Feminist Health Practices." Social Studies of Science 45(5): 717-737.
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.
Phillips, David J. 2005. "From Privacy to Visibility: Context, Identity, and Power in Ubiquitous Computing Environments." Social Text 83, 23 (2): 95-108.
Pitts-Taylor, Victoria. 2016. Mattering: Feminism, Science and Materialism. New York: NYU Press.
Powers, Richard. 2010. Gain: A Novel. London: Macmillan.
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.
Singh, Bhrigupati, and Jane I. Guyer. 2016. "Introduction: A Joyful History of Anthropology." HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 6 (2): 197-211.
Strathern, Marilyn. 1985. "Discovering 'Social Control.'" Journal of Law and Society 12(2): 111-34.
Strathern, Marilyn. 2016. Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
Street, Alice. 2014. Biomedicine in an Unstable Place: Infrastructure and Personhood in a Papua New Guinea Hospital. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
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.
Pickering, Andrew. 2013."Cybernetics and the Politics of the Dark Universe" in The Dark Universe, edited by Arie Altena, pp. 90-10. Amsterdam, Sonic Acts Press.
Povinelli, Elizabeth A. 2016. Geontologies: A Requiem to Late Liberalism. Durham: Duke University Press.
Riles, Annelise. 2004. "Real Time: Unwinding Technocratic and Anthropological Knowledge." American Ethnologist : the Journal of the American Ethnological Society 31(3): 392–405.
Ross, Kristin. 2015. Communal Luxury: The Political Imaginary of the Paris Commune. London: Verso.
Roy, Deboleena. 2016. "Neuroscience and Feminist Theory: A New Directions Essay." Signs 41(3).
Sanabria, Emilia. 2016. Plastic Bodies: Sex Hormones and Menstrual Suppression in Brazil. Durham: Duke University Press.
Shapiro, Michael J. 2005. "Every Move You Make: Bodies, Surveillance, and Media." Social Text 83 (23): 21-34.
Silbey, Susan S. 2005. "After Legal Consciousness." Annual Review of Law and Social Science 1: 323-68.
Srinivasan, Ramesh. 2006. "Indigenous, Ethnic and Cultural Articulations of New Media." International Journal of Cultural Studies December 9: 497-518
Srnicek, Nick, and Alex Williams. 2015. Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World without Work. London: Verso.
Stengers, Isabelle. 2005. “Introductory Notes on an Ecology of Practices.” Cultural Studies Review 11(1): 183-196.
Stevens, Wallace. 1990. The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens. New York: Vintage Books.
Strmiska, Michael. 2007. "Putting the Blood Back into Blót: The Revival of Animal Sacrifice in Modern Nordic Paganism." Pomegranate: The International Journal of Pagan Studies 9(2): 154-189.
Williams, R. John. 2016. "World Futures." Critical Inquiry. 42(3): 473-546.
Agamben, Giorgio. 1993. The Coming Community. Translated by Michael Hardt. Minneapolis: University Of Minnesota Press.
Ansell, Aaron. 2014. Zero Hunger: Political Culture and Antipoverty Policy in Northeast Brazil. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press.
Bashford, Alison. 2014. Global Population: History, Geopolitics, and Life on Earth. Columbia University Press.
Cadena, Marisol de la. 2015. Earth Beings: Ecologies of Practice across Andean Worlds. Durham: Duke University Press.
Coates, Ta-Nehisi. 2015. Between the World and Me. New York: Spiegel & Grau.
Dardot, Pierre. 2016. “Común. Ensayo sobre la revolución en el siglo XXI - 9788497848800 - ATRIL - La Central - Barcelona - 2016.”
Das, Veena, and Clara Han, eds. 2016. Living and Dying in the Contemporary World.
Derrida, Jacques. 1992. “Force of Law: The ‘Mystical Foundation of Authority’. In Ed. Drucilla Cornell, Michael Rosenfield and David G. Carlson.” In Deconstruction and the Possibility of Justice, edited by Drucilla Cornell and Michel Rosenfeld and David Carlson. Routledge.
Despret, Vinciane. 2016. “Sheep Do Have Opinions.”
Elyachar, Julia. 2010. “Phatic Labor, Infrastructure, and the Question of Empowerment in Cairo.” American Ethnologist 37 (3): 452–64.
Farrell Krell, David. 2016. “Derrida and Our Animal Others.” Indiana University Press.
Gad, Christopher, Casper Bruun Jensen, and Brit Ross Winthereik. 2016. “Practical Ontology: Worlds in STS and Anthropology.”
Harrison, Faye V. 2003. “The Persistent Power of ‘Race’ in the Cultural and Political Economy of Racism.” Annual Review of Anthropology 24: 47–74.
Henderson, Mark. 2013. The Geek Manifesto: Why Science Matters.
Imanishi, Kinji, and Pamela J. Asquith. 2002. A Japanese View of Nature: The World of Living Things. Psychology Press.
Jauregui, Beatrice. 2015. “World Fitness: US Army Family Humanism and the Positive Science of Persistent War.” Public Culture 27 (3 77): 449–85.
Jemielniak, Dariusz. 2015. Common Knowledge?: An Ethnography of Wikipedia. Stanford University Press.
Keats, Jonathon. 2013. Forged: Why Fakes Are the Great Art of Our Age. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Konner, Melvin. 2015. Women After All: Sex, Evolution, and the End of Male Supremacy. New York : London: W. W. Norton & Company.
LeMenager, Stephanie. 2014. Living Oil: Petroleum Culture in the American Century. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Lorde, Audre. 2006. The Cancer Journals: Special Edition. San Francisco: Aunt Lute Books.
Luciano, Dana, and Mel Y. Chen. 2015. “Introduction: Has the Queer Ever Been Human?” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 21 (2): iv–207.
Luebke, Frederick. 1984. “Regionalism and the Great Plains: Problems of Concept and Method.” Faculty Publications, Department of History, January.
Luhmann, Niklas. 2016. “Wiley: Introduction to Systems Theory.” Translated by Peter Gilgen.
Lyons, Diane. 2014. “Perceptions of Consumption: Constituting Potters, Farmers and Blacksmiths in the Culinary Continuum in Eastern Tigray, Northern Highland Ethiopia.” African Archaeological Review 31 (2): 169–201.
Miles, Penny. 2013. “ID Cards as Access: Negotiating Transgender (and Intersex) Bodies into the Chilean Legal System.” In Situating Intersectionality, edited by Angelia R. Wilson, 63–88. The Politics of Intersectionality. Palgrave Macmillan US.
Nader, Laura. 2016. The Life of the Law.
Povinelli, Elizabeth A. 2006. The Empire of Love: Toward a Theory of Intimacy, Genealogy, and Carnality. Durham: Duke University Press.
Preston Blier, Suzanne. 2016. “Art and Risk in Ancient Yoruba.” Cambridge University Press.
Renkin, Hadley Z. 2015. “Perverse Frictions: Pride, Dignity, and the Budapest LGBT March.” Ethnos 80 (3): 409–32.
Rogers, Douglas. 2015. The Depths of Russia: Oil, Power, and Culture after Socialism. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.
Smith-Oka, Vania. 2016. “Microaggressions and the Reproduction of Social Inequalities in Medical Encounters in Mexico.”
Tilly, Charles. 1994. Remapping Memory: The Politics of TimeSpace. Edited by Jonathan Boyarin. Minnesota Archive Editions edition. Minneapolis: Univ Of Minnesota Press.
“Transcript South Asian History and Culture (SAHC) Roundtable, 4th July 2015, Oxford.” 2016. South Asian History and Culture 7 (1): 16–22.
Trilling, Lionel. 2016. “Sincerity and Authenticity” Harvard University Press.
Verran, Helen. 2016. Science and an African Logic.
Watts Belser, Julia. 2016. “Vital Wheels: Disability, Relationality, and the Queer Animacy of Vibrant Things.” Hypatia 31 (1): 5–21.
Amado, Jorge. 1962. Gabriela, Cravo e Canela. New York: HarperCollins.
Anderson, Rubens. 2014. “Time and the Migrant Other: European Border Controls and the Temporal Economics of Illegality.” American Anthropologist 116 (4): 795-809.
Barad, Karen. 2007. Meeting the Universe Halfway: Quantum Physics and the Entanglement of Matter and Meaning. Durham: Duke University Press.
Barrett, J. C. 2014. “The Material Constitution of Humanness.” Archaeological Dialogues, 21 (1), 65-74.
Bayat, Asef. 2012. “Politics in the City-Inside-Out.” City & Society 24 (2): 110–28.
Bhandar, Brenna and Goldberg-Hiller, Jonathan. 2015. Plastic Materialities. Durham: Duke University Press.
Birch, Jennifer. 2014. From Prehistoric Villages to Cities: Settlement Aggregation and Community Transformation. Routledge Studies in Archaeology series. New York: Routledge.
Blanchette, Alexander. 2015. "Herding Species: Biosecurity, Posthuman Labor, and the American Industrial Pig." Cultural Anthropology 30 (4): 640-669.
Brown, Wendy. 2015. Undoing the Demos: Neoliberalism's Stealth Revolution. Cambridge, Mass: Zone Books.
Butler, Octavia. 2004. Kindred. Boston, Mass: Beacon Press.
Cetina, Karin Knorr. 2009. “The Synthetic Situation: Interactionism for a Global World.” Symbolic Interaction 32 (1): 61–87.
Cohen, Emily. 2015. "Disciplining Pain: Masculinity and Ideologies of Repair in a Colombian Military Hospital" Body & Society 21 (3): 91-114.
Craig, Oliver E., Lisa-Marie Shillito, Umberto Albarella, Sarah Viner-Daniels, Ben Chan, Ros
Cleal, Robert Ixer, Mandy Jay, Pete Marshall, Ellen Simmons, Elizabeth Wright and Mike Parker Pearson. 2015. “Feeding Stonehenge: cuisine and consumption at the Late Neolithic site of Durrington Walls.” Antiquity 89 (347): 1096-1109.
De Goede, Marieke. 2005. Virtue, Fortune, and Faith: A Genealogy of Finance. Minneapolis, Minn: U of Minnesota Press.
De la Cadena, Marisol. 2015. Earth Beings: Ecologies of Practice across Andean Worlds. Durham: Duke University Press.
Dejene, Alemneh. 1990. "Environment, Famine, and Politics in Ethiopia: A View from the Village." Lynne Rienner.
Elyachar, Julia. 2011. “The Political Economy of Movement and Gesture in Cairo.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 17 (1): 82–99.
Fassin, Didier. 2012. Humanitarian Reason: A Moral History of the Present. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Ferguson, James. 2006. Global Shadows: Africa in the Neoliberal World Order. Durham: Duke University Press.
Friedner, Michele. 2015. "Deaf Bodies and Corporate Bodies: new regimes of value in Bangalore's business process outsourcing sector." Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 21 (2): 313-329.
Gamst, Frederick C. 1980. The Hoghead: An Industrial Ethnology of the Locomotive Engineer. New York: Holt, Rhinehart and Winston.
Gaventa, John and Rajesh Tandom, eds. 2010. Globalizing Citizens: New Dynamics of Inclusion and Exclusion. Zed Books.
Graeber, David. 2015. “Radical alterity is just another way of saying "reality": A reply to Eduardo Viveiros de Castro” HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 5 (2): 1-41.
Hacking, Ian. 2014. Why Is There a Philosophy of Mathematics At All? London: Cambridge University.
Hall, Bruce S. 2014. History of Race in Muslim Africa: 1600-1960. London: Cambridge University.
Hoang, Kimberly Kay. 2015. Dealing in Desire: Asian Ascendancy, Western Decline, and the Hidden Currencies of Global Sex Work. Oakland, California: University of California Press.
Huber, Matthew. 2013. Lifeblood: Oil, Freedom and the Forces of Capital. Minneapolis, Minn: University of Minnesota Press.
Ingold, Tim, 2013. Making: Anthropology, Archaeology, Art and Architecture. London: Routledge.
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Inhorn, Marcia. 2015. Cosmopolitan Conceptions: IVF Sojourns in Global Dubai. Durham: Duke University Press.
Irvine, Richard. 2014. "Deep Time: An Anthropological Problem." Social Anthropology 22 (2): 157-72.
Jerome, Jessica Scott. 2015. A Right to Health: Medicine, Marginality and Health Care Reform in Northeast Brazil. Austin: University of Texas.
Kahn, Herman. 2007. On Thermonuclear War. Piscataway, NJ: Transaction Publishers.
Karakatsanis, Leonidas. 2014. Turkish-Greek Relations: Rapprochement, Civil Society and the Politics of Friendship. London: Routledge.
Klieman, K. A., 2003. The Pygmies Were Our Compass: Bantu and Batwa in the History of West Central Africa, Early Times to c. 1900 C.E. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann.
Klubock, Thomas Miller. 2014. La Frontera: Forests and Ecological Conflict in Chile’s Frontier Territory. Durham: Duke University Press.
Knight, Kelley Ray (2015) addicted.pregnant.poor. Durham: Duke University Press.
Kockelman, Paul. 2013. "The Anthropology of an Equation. Sieves, Spam Filters, Agentive Algorithms, and Ontologies of Transformation." HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 8 (3): 33-61.
Kuppe, Renee and Richard Potz, eds. 1997. Law & Anthropology. Boston: the Hague.
Kulick, Don and Jens Rydström. 2015. Loneliness and its Opposite: Sex, Disability, and the Ethics of Engagement. Durham: Duke University Press.
Lane, Paul. 2010. "Developing Landscape Historical Ecologies in Eastern Africa: An Outline of Current Research and Potential Future Directions." Journal of African Studies 69 (2): 299-322.
Lee, Benjamin and Edward LiPuma. 2004. Financial Derivatives and the Globalization of Risk. Durham: Duke University Press.
MacDonald, Helen. 2015. H is for Hawk. New York: Grove Press.
Mann, Sally. 2015. Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs. Boston, Mass: Little, Brown and Company.
de Martino, Ernesto and Dorothy Zinn. 2005. The Land of Remorse: A Study of Southern Italian Tanatarism. London: Free Association Books.
Maternowska, M. Catherine and Paul Farmer. 2006. Reproducing Inequities: Poverty and the Politics of Population in Haiti. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.
Mitchell, David T. 2015. The Biopolitics of Disability: Neoliberalism, Ablenationalism, and Peripheral Embodiment. University of Michigan Press.
Muehlebach, Andrea. 2012. The Moral Neoliberal: Welfare and Citizenship in Italy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Munif, Abdelrahman. 1989. Cities of Salt. New York: Vintage Press.
Myers, Natasha. 2015. Rendering Life Molecular: Models, Modelers, and Excitable Matter. Durham: Duke University Press.
Pope Francis. 2015. "Encyclical Letter Laudato Si' of the Holy Father Francis on Care for Our Common Home."
Povinelli, Elizabeth A. 1995. “Do Rocks Listen? The Cultural Politics of Apprehending Australian Aboriginal Labor.” American Anthropologist 97 (3): 505-518.
Rabinow, Paul, and Limor Samimian-Darash, eds. 2015. Modes of Uncertainty: Anthropological Cases. University of Chicago Press.
Richard, Nelly. 2010. Crítica de la memoria, 1990 - 2010. Santiago, Chile: Ediciones Universidad Diego Portales.
Salminen, Antti and Tere Vadén. Energy and Experience: An Essay in Nafthology.
Sharp, Lesley A. 2011. "Monkey Business Interspecies Longing and Scientific Prophecy in Experimental Xenotransplantation." Social Text 29-1 (106): 43-69.
Taylor, Diana. 2003. The Archive and the Repertoire: performing cultural memory in the Americas. Durham: Duke University Press.
Tsing, Anna Lowenhaupt. 2015. The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins. Princeton University Press.
von Schnitzler, Antina. 2014. "Performing dignity: Human rights, citizenship, and the techno-politics of law in South Africa." American Ethnologist 41 (2): 336-350.
Were, Graeme and J. C. H. King, eds. 2012. Extreme Collecting: Challenging Practices for 21st century museums. Bergahn Books.
Weszkalnys, Gisa. 2015. “Geology, Potentiality, Speculation: On the Indeterminacy of First Oil.” Cultural Anthropology 30 (4): 611-639.
Wynne-Jones, Stephanie and Jeffrey Fleisher. 2015. Theory in Africa and Africa in Theory: locating Meaning in Archaeology. London: Routledge.
Yates-Doerr, Emily. 2015. “Does Meat Come from Animals? A Multispecies Approach to Classification and Belonging in Highland Guatemala.” American Ethnologist 42 (2): 309–323.
Yusoff, Kathryn. 2015. “Anthropogenesis: Origins and Endings in the Anthropocene.” Theory, Culture and Society.