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Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384960-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8496-0
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398578-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9857-8
Series: Design Principles for Teaching History
Published: 05 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5929-5
... backward design reflective writing audiences beyond the instructor digital humanities ...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... This interlude reflects on the role of intercessors and intermediaries in ethnographic writing. writing intercessors other worlds communication with the dead ...
Series: Design Principles for Teaching History
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059295-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5929-5
... Semester-long assignments allow students to go deeper into Indian Ocean history, and this chapter focuses on four pedagogical elements—backward design, student-driven inquiry, reflective writing, and audiences beyond the instructor—and four assignments that draw on them. Writing biographies help...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... This interlude reflects on the relationship between walking and writing as a way of exploring the perambulatory quality of the ethnographic essay. walking writing ethnography movement ...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... This interlude reflects on the problem of beginnings in anthropological and literary writing. ethnography poetry beginnings ...
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By Belinda Kong
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027812-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2781-2
... The Afterword offers a brief personal reflection on the process of writing the book, particularly the emotional shifts of writing about the SARS pandemic during COVID-19. ...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... This interlude reflects on the crucial relevance of fiction as a literary genre and as a mode of expression in ethnographic writing. ethnography fiction reality expression ...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... This epilogue is a reflection on the ontological stakes and displacements effected by the experimental approach to ethnographic writing pursued in this volume. ethnography experiment ontological displacement ...
Series: Design Principles for Teaching History
Published: 05 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5929-5
...—backward design, student-driven inquiry, reflective writing, and audiences beyond the instructor—and four assignments that draw on them. Writing biographies help students better understand the people of the Indian Ocean, while writing their own grant application, such as a Fulbright fellowship, helps them...
Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... Every outgoing journey is really an odyssey into our inner self. Even in the midst of the journey, we are already creating a narrative of ourselves on the road. Our movements are registered in our mnemonic database and subsequently transmuted into storytelling. This chapter reflects...
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 05 January 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5906-6
...Preface In this short preface specifically written for the English volume, the author reflects on his experience growing up as a queer person in socialist China and significant life events that inspired his writing. He describes his sexuality and Christianity as forming a double closet...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... On a regular commute to work, the sight of fresh roadkill and a radio conversation about the subject of hunting compel an anthropologist to reflect—via the writings of José Ortega y Gasset and Georges Bataille—on the human experience of loving animals and killing them. hunting taboo...
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 22 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059387-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5938-7
... Drawing on a variety of foreign authors such as Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Kafka, and Camus, in this essay Yan Lianke reflects on the potential contrast between the living conditions under which an author finds himself or herself, and the qualities that the author upholds through his or her...
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 22 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059387-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5938-7
... In this afterword, Yan Lianke reflects on the changes that both he and China have undergone in the decade since he originally gave the lectures on which this volume is based. He notes that if he were writing this book today, there are many things that he would have said differently or would...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... Taking as its starting point the histories of dispossession and marginalization of Hispanic and Native American communities that has shaped the histories of Santa Fe and the Southwest, this interlude reflects on ethnographic writing as a “transitional space” (in D. W. Winnicott’s sense...
Published: 08 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059301-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5930-1
...-telling in ancient Greece and reflects on its possible implications for the writing of early American history today. truth power parrhesia democracy ...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375654-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7565-4
... This chapter argues for a kinky empiricism that builds on the singular power of anthropological ways of knowing the world. Kinky empiricism takes established forms to an extreme and turns back to reflect on its own conditions of possibility. At the same time, it deploys methods that create...
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 22 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059387-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5938-7
... In this essay, Yan Lianke turns his attention to his own literary works and his more general writing practice. He notes the particular challenge of writing fiction in contemporary China, when reality is often more absurd than the most absurd scenarios that fictional authors could come up...