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

for the World

As you find this new blog post, I send you my warmest best wishes and hope that you and your family are safe and unaffected by the happenings of the world. There are days when I despair for the future. What are our lives going to be like? I don’t want to be dramatic and … More for the World

The Autry National Center of the American West

Griffith Park in Los Angeles has been home to The Autry since it first opened in 1988. The Autry housesĀ a collection that showcases the art, history, and cultures of those who have lived in the American West. Their mission statement is more so reflected in their displays than most museums today: The Autry brings together … More The Autry National Center of the American West