Anthropology: The Middle of Next Week (Volume I, 1966)

I recently came into possession of an original copy of "Anthropology: The Middle of Next Week" - a spoof "magazine" about the discipline of anthropology created by some students at the University of Minnesota in 1966. It's full of jokes in all forms - including poetry, prose, and lists - about the lives of the … Continue reading Anthropology: The Middle of Next Week (Volume I, 1966)

What do dinosaurs have to do with insurance? A lesson in advocating for anthropology in the workplace

Rummaging through some old folders recently, I came across an artifact from my last job that gave me a good laugh. It's a "business card" that a colleague made for me one afternoon during what was apparently a really boring meeting. I recall having number of conversations with this colleague about what exactly I, an … Continue reading What do dinosaurs have to do with insurance? A lesson in advocating for anthropology in the workplace