Articles published from Ends of Worlds symposium

January 12th 2011

On the 25th and 26th of March, 2011, the Anthropology department at the University of Sydney hosted a symposium called 'Anthropology and the Ends of Worlds'. Presenters spoke about a range of topics related to perceptions of the world's condition and fa in a range of cultures around the world. Traditional cosmological concerns were joined by a range of contemporary issues including climate change, natural disasters, and political/economic instability. The refereed proceedings from the symposium are now available online.

Haitian Monetary Ecologies report is online

December 23rd 2010

In July-September this year I worked on a project about internal remittances in Haiti with Dr. Heather Horst and Dr. Espelencia Baptiste. Our report is now available on the IMTFI website. It provides a qualitative snapshot of Haitian monetary ecologies six months after the 7.0 magnitude earthquake on January 12, 2010.