Tag Archives: Richard Ashby Wilson

Forthcoming title: Anthropology in our Times

The autumn of 2016 will see the publication of my edited anthology Anthropology in Our Times: From a Series in Public Anthropology on Palgrave MacMillan (New York and London. With an introduction by me and a preface by Prof Thomas Hylland Eriksen, the volume is based on a series in public anthropology featuring leading international scholars […]

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The Moral Imagination of Ta-Nehisi Coates

It is hard to face this. But all our phrasing – race relations, racial chasm, racial justice, racial profiling, white privilege, even white supremacy – serves to obscure that racism is a visceral experience, that it dislodges brains, blocks airways, rips muscle, extract organs, cracks bones, breaks teeth. You must never look away from this. […]

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