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Volume 90, #3 • Summer 2017




Dana Burton, The George Washington University
on Joshua A. Bell and Erin L. Hasinoff, eds. The Anthropology of Expeditions: Travel, Visualities, Afterlives

Aaron Corn, The University of Adelaide
on Daniel Fisher’s The Voice and Its Doubles: Media and Music in Northern Australia

Emilio Dirlikov, McGill University
on Katherine A. Mason’s Infectious Change: Reinventing Chinese Public Health After an Epidemic

Sami Hermez, Northwestern University in Qatar
on Kristin V. Monroe’s The Insecure City: Space, Power, and Mobility in Beirut



Ira Jacknis, University of California, Berkeley
on Robert Oppenheim’s An Asian Frontier: American Anthropology and Korea, 1882–1945

Alessandro Monsutti, The Graduate Institute Geneva
on Noah Coburn’s Losing Afghanistan: An Obituary for the Intervention

Eileen Moyer, University of Amsterdam 
on Gisli Palsson’s Nature, Culture, and Society: Anthropological Perspectives on Life

Devin Proctor, The George Washington University
on Donna J. Haraway’s Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene

Volume 90, #3

Summer 2017

Obituaries Without Biographies: Death and Healthcare in Roma Camps in Rome

by Lorenzo Alunni