Connecting Through Film

Documentary filmmaker Jehane Noujaim, whose prior work includes “Control Room,” is hoping that her new project, “Pangea Day,” will give people across the globe the opportunity to film life from their particular sociocultural perspectives. Amateur filmmakers made short videos highlighting their unique viewpoints, and underprivileged filmmakers did the same using donated cell phones equipped with … Continue reading Connecting Through Film

Special Issue on Children and Childhood

The April 2008 AN features two In Focus commentary series on Children and Childhood. “Transforming the Anthropology of Childhood” examines new ways of thinking about childhood and children’s roles and experiences that move beyond the traditional limits of our discipline, and between subdisciplines. “Confronting Challenges in Research with Children” includes comments on the methodological challenges … Continue reading Special Issue on Children and Childhood

Special Issue on Children and Childhood

The April 2008 AN features two In Focus commentary series on Children and Childhood. “Transforming the Anthropology of Childhood” examines new ways of thinking about childhood and children’s roles and experiences that move beyond the traditional limits of our discipline, and between subdisciplines. “Confronting Challenges in Research with Children” includes comments on the methodological challenges … Continue reading Special Issue on Children and Childhood