What is Ethnography? Often, people do not understand my work as an ‘ethnographer.’ Perhaps, they assume I am creating a life of luxury for myself and just sitting somewhere. Or, they will ask me, are you a writer for the news? Then I reply, no, I am not that kind of writer. Often, those kinds … Continue reading What is Ethnography? Ethnografia ni nini?
This Week in Ethnography, I have thought about Public Anthropology. Samuel Gerald Collins of All Tomorrow's Cultures posted a great piece on the subject this week entitled Tagging Anthropology. Public Anthropology is not a new subject by any means. A Google search on the subject will show over 600,000 results and limiting your search to Savage Minds will still give … Continue reading This Week in Ethnography: All Tomorrow’s Cultures: Tagging Anthropology