Stories of the soul by Fiza Ahmed

On a sunny Monday morning, the classroom was filled with a diverse group of students from all over the world, from Australia to China to Brazil and everything in between. Even though our ages, academic backgrounds, and cultural backgrounds differed, a sense of community started to build quickly. Within the first few hours, we knew we had entered a safe and warm space. The inkling emerged that this course was going to be much more than just another course.

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Weaving the world through storytelling by Ola Plonska

‘So what is it that you do, as an anthropologist?’ A question that I, as a young aspiring anthropologist, still frequently struggle to answer. I don’t know what to say because so many things come to my mind that I don’t know where to start. I sense a similar feeling when somebody asks me why I am a vegetarian. Where do I even start?

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