Anthropology in the News

The Washington Post published an article on October 11 which includes a testimony from Prof. Hugh Gusterson about his experience navigating mask regulations as an immunocompromised professor.

Hugh Gusterson for The Washington Post

Prof. Hugh Gusterson’s interview about Oppenheimer and the nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was published by CBC News on August 9.

Hugh Gusterson's interview for the CBC

Wade Davis, Rolling Stone magazine’s article, ‘The Unravelling of America’, appeared in Rolling Stone magazine on August 6.

On August 5 the Financial Times wrote on Prof. Hugh Gusterson’s work on student drinking.

Prof. Patrick Moore’s work on the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House Urban Farm project was featured in a Vancouver Sun article on August 17. When the pandemic hit, Prof. Moore, engaged his community to build an urban farm in the DTES.  With the help of 70+ volunteers, including students, the garden is now feeding 50-to-70 families a week!