Anthropologists in Practice: An Interview with Erika Washburn, Manager of the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve

Anthropologists in Practice is an ongoing interview series featuring practicing anthropologists who work outside universities. The goal of the series is to provide a source of information and inspiration to anyone who is interested in the application of anthropology in the real world, including anthropologists, anthropology students, prospective anthropology students, employers, policymakers and the general…

"Bearing Witness": The context of choice, behavior change, and changing the system

image by *Skia [I wrote this post back in summer 2011, when I was deep into my anthropology MA program, but never published it, so I’ve decided to bring it out of the archives] A warning: this article is a bit misanthropic in nature (we all feel this way from time to time, right?). For…