Incidental Anthropology: Anti-Circumcision Advocates on Amazon.com, Thai Skin Bleaching Products, and Portraits of Chinese Families with Their Belongings
First, in an example of the internet’s power to concentrate amorphous outrage into a highly focused beam, the reviews for this book have become the schwerpunkt of anti-circumcision “Inactivists.” : here
Meanwhile, in Thailand, the French cosmetic company Sanofi Aventis has begun advertising a vulva-bleaching product (yes you read that correctly). You can see the television ad here
Finally, a wonderful portrait series featuring people in various provinces around China with their belongings .