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Solidarity in Protest: Highlighting Positive Social Change in Urban Costa Rica

Recently published in the Teaching Culture series, Millennial Movements: Positive Social Change in Urban Costa Rica presents case studies of Costa Rican millennial leaders and shows how youth activists in San José draw from global solutions to address the local … read more…

  • dateDecember 16, 2021
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  • posted byCarli Hansen
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Ancestral Lines: Return to Uiaku

In this post, series editor John Barker reflects on his last trip to Uiaku, Papua New Guinea, thirteen years after the original publication of Ancestral Lines: The Maisin of Papua New Guinea and the Fate of the Rainforest. Like many … read more…

  • dateDecember 1, 2021
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  • posted byJohn Barker
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Making #2021AAABaltimore Manageable: The Teaching Culture Top 25

What? November already? We cannot believe how the last two years have flown by. At the same time, it feels like forever since we gathered in Vancouver for AAA. While some of us are excited to reconnect with friends and … read more…

  • dateNovember 17, 2021
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  • posted byCarli Hansen
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Welcome Back to the Teaching Culture Blog!

After a two-year hiatus, we are delighted to announce the relaunching of UTP’s Teaching Culture blog. We are mindful of the incredible challenges and changes that have occurred and/or intensified since our last post: a global pandemic, a renewed social … read more…

  • dateNovember 11, 2021
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  • posted byJohn Barker
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Teaching Anthropology through Sequential Art (Part II)

By Andrew Gilbert In Part I of this essay, I discussed the design and goals of a new course I had developed on graphic novels in an upper-year anthropology seminar course. In Part II, I consider some of the broader … read more…

  • dateDecember 13, 2019
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  • posted byAnna
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