Phones in Museums

So, is it just me, but when was the last time you took a NO CELL PHONES ALLOWED sign seriously? I mean, that just means you put it in your pocket on silent, right? Society’s relationship with phones has been drastically changing as our phones slowly replace all of our other material trappings via the … More Phones in Museums

Collectors of the Curious: The Millennial Generation and the Thrill of the Hunt

Hello everyone- I have not posted in a while! I was at first busy with wedding preparations, then busy with finding a job after the wedding, and am now currently busy with sed new job. Today I am home with a cold, hunkered down with a cup of tea and trying to dispel my cabin … More Collectors of the Curious: The Millennial Generation and the Thrill of the Hunt

Real is Love

Hello, greetings, and salutations. I hope that everyone is celebrating Valentines with a loved one, a friend, a cuddly pet, or a half decent bottle of wine. Love, is a universal feeling, and a complex action. There are many ways ‘to love’. There are many different kinds of love, like the love of a mother … More Real is Love

Aloha Russia

The Hawaiian Island of Kauai is one of the last places you would expect to find a Russian fort, right? In an Anthropology reading course I took during the first year of my undergraduate degree, when I was not stumbling through a Tim Ingold article (the darling of Aberdeen University) I was usually asked to … More Aloha Russia