Supreme Court Justices Alito and Thomas don’t know anything about marriage: clearly they never took a course in anthropology.
I am using my entry into the 2012 Philadelphia International Flower Show to explore the use of miniature settings to …
Study The Living Dead: zombies, ghosts, vampires, cyborgs, ancestors, mummies, and other mythological creatures.
Why did China close down an exhibit at the Penn Museum? It’s probably not what you think….
A cultural approach to the biography of Walt Disney reveals how and why his work influenced and changed a nation.
The ride that is supposed to make the Wizarding World of Harry Potter so spectacular is simply a mess. See why the “Forbidden Journey” should be, well, forbidden!
My research student Leanne is attending the Twilight Convention in New Jersey this weekend. She writes amazing blogs about her …
Charges of sexism in Toy Story 3 are not only using outdated notions of how media works, but also misses the wonders of visiting this magical, alternative universe.
I am starting a research project with an undergraduate student on Twilight fan culture. We will be blogging at: http://twianthro.wordpress.com/
I spent a great deal of effort avoiding the pre-release hype surrounding Avatar. I didn’t go to the Comic-Con session …