Feature Preview: The Sound of Silence

Look for the full essay with additional photos in the September 2014 issue of Anthropology Now. by Maria Frederika Malmstr√∂m In this new project, part of an extensive study about materiality, affect and transformative politics in Egypt, I explore the absence of sound in the floating landscape of Egypt. Scholars have discussed the role of […]

Cultural Anthropology: Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Egypt

Cultural Anthropology, the journal for the Society for Cultural Anthropology, has just posted a forum titled: Hot Spots: Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Egypt. Check it out for videos and links to discussions and reflections on the first anniversary of the ‘official’ start of the Egyptian Revolution. Some excerpts: Video: The Women of Tahrir from Yasmin […]