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Emily Anderson

, undergone quarantine and faced stigma. But with the support and love of her foster family, she is starting anew – and she’s even attending school for the first time. Click link in profile for more on her story. © UNICEF/NYHQ2015-0355/Grile with foster mother

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Bodies, Sexualities, and Masculinities in the Time of Coronavirus

Jonathan A. Allan, Chris Haywood, and Frank G. Karioris

. This introduction is written during a time of being self-isolated, quarantined, and in various forms of lockdown. We are now told to socially distance ourselves from one another. We are all paying close attention to whether or not the curve has been

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Gender, Leadership and Representative Democracy

The Differential Impacts of the Global Pandemic

Kim Rubenstein, Trish Bergin, and Pia Rowe

quarantine including stay-at-home measures, has meant that women and children who live with violent and controlling men are exposed to considerably greater danger. Further, the majority of people on the front lines of the pandemic are women, because women

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Angel in the House, Devil in the City

Explorations of Gender in Dracula and Penny Dreadful

Lauren Rocha

become his slave’. 12 The phrasing of Vanessa’s explanation implicitly foreshadows that the conflict cannot be resolved because it is not limited to a single body; rather, the words suggest that vampirism is a type of contagion that cannot be quarantined

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Enwinding Social Theory

Wind and Weather in Zulu Zionist Sensorial Experiences

Rune Flikke

the early Victorian practice of quarantines, which perceived diseases as an aspect of place ( Flikke 2016 ). As such, quarantines were a way to keep healthy and diseased places apart ( Armstrong 1993: 394–395 ). In the above ethnographic material, the

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Khaled Furani

memoirs or, in the case of Ruth Benedict, poetry, all safely quarantined from scholarship. Like Boas and Mead, Benedict expressed having the “faith of a humanist in the advantages of mutual understanding between men” (cited in Mead [1974] 2005: 75 ). Yet

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Marcos S. Scauso, Garrett FitzGerald, Arlene B. Tickner, Navnita Chadha Behera, Chengxin Pan, Chih-yu Shih, and Kosuke Shimizu

quarantine will ultimately have to yield to antibody/vaccine, through which both humans and the virus can restore a more balanced form of coexistence. However, the othering of nature itself silences decolonial struggles and alternatives that offer key lessons

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Anthropology from Home

Advice on Digital Ethnography for the Pandemic Times

Magdalena Góralska

communicate with others. One can only hope that the multiplicity of coronavirus/lockdown/quarantine ethnographies will not turn out to be an overabundance of ad hoc interpretations. While those also have some value of their own, much of the quality associated

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Like a Tumbleweed in Eden

The Diasporic Lives of Concepts

Banu Subramaniam

borders to all living organisms entering and leaving nations. In the United States, as Philip Pauly notes, the paradigm of the nativist approach was the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882, a year after the state's quarantine law. 38 After World War I, Congress

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Democracy in a Global Emergency

Five Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Afsoun Afsahi, Emily Beausoleil, Rikki Dean, Selen A. Ercan, and Jean-Paul Gagnon

diverse policy responses, including radical experiments with government action, from complete lockdowns in Italy and stringent quarantines in China to deliberate in action in Sweden and Brazil. These policy responses have been subject to detailed