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Vital Diplomacy
November 2017

Vital Diplomacy

The Ritual Everyday on a Dammed River in Amazonia

Nahum-Claudel. C.
Cyprus and its Conflicts
November 2017

Cyprus and its Conflicts

Representations, Materialities, and Cultures

Doudaki, V. & Carpentier, N. (eds)
Bishkek Boys
November 2017

Bishkek Boys

Neighbourhood Youth and Urban Change in Kyrgyzstan’s Capital

Schröder, P.
Cultural Topographies of the New Berlin
November 2017

Cultural Topographies of the New Berlin

Bauer, K. & Hosek, J. R. (eds)
Selfhood and Recognition
November 2017

Selfhood and Recognition

Melanesian and Western Accounts of Relationality

Galuschek, A. C.
Returning Life
December 2017

Returning Life

Language, Life Force and History in Kilimanjaro

Myhre, K. C.
Staging Citizenship
December 2017

Staging Citizenship

Roma, Performance and Belonging in EU Romania

Szeman, I.
Singing Ideas
December 2017

Singing Ideas

Performance, Politics and Oral Poetry

Ní Shíocháin, T.
Visitors to the House of Memory
December 2017

Visitors to the House of Memory

Identity and Political Education at the Jewish Museum Berlin

Bishop Kendzia, V.
Contrarian Anthropology
January 2018

Contrarian Anthropology

The Unwritten Rules of Academia

Nader, L.
The Ethics of Seeing
January 2018

The Ethics of Seeing

Photography and Twentieth-Century German History

Evans, J., Betts P., & Hoffmann, S.-L. (eds)
The Witness as Object
January 2018

The Witness as Object

Video Testimony in Memorial Museums

Jong, S. de
After Difference
February 2018

After Difference

Queer Activism in Italy and Anthropological Theory

Heywood, P.
Money at the Margins
March 2018

Money at the Margins

Global Perspectives on Technology, Financial Inclusion, and Design

Maurer, B., Musaraj, S., & Small, I. (eds)
World Heritage Craze in China
March 2018

World Heritage Craze in China

Universal Discourse, National Culture, and Local Memory

Yan, H.
Heading for the Scene of the Crash
March 2018

Heading for the Scene of the Crash

The Cultural Analysis of America

Drummond, L.
Cutting Cosmos
April 2018

Cutting Cosmos

Masculinity and Spectacular Events among the Bugkalot

Mikkelsen, H. H.
Burgundy
April 2018

Burgundy

A Global Anthropology of Place and Taste

Demossier, M.
The Virago Story
April 2018

The Virago Story

Assessing the Impact of a Feminist Publishing Phenomenon

Riley, C.
Dreams Made Small
May 2018

Dreams Made Small

The Education of Papuan Highlanders in Indonesia

Munro, J.
Mirrors of Passing
June 2018

Mirrors of Passing

Unlocking the Mysteries of Death, Materiality, and Time

Seebach, S. & Willerslev, R. (eds)
Reconceiving Muslim Men
June 2018

Reconceiving Muslim Men

Love and Marriage, Family and Care in Precarious Times

Inhorn, M. C. & Naguib, N. (eds)
Lessons in Perception
June 2018

Lessons in Perception

The Avant-Garde Filmmaker as Practical Psychologist

Taberham, P.
Ambiguous Transitions
July 2018

Ambiguous Transitions

Gender, the State, and Everyday Life in Socialist and Postsocialist Romania

Massino, J.
Sense and Essence
July 2018

Sense and Essence

Heritage and the Cultural Production of the Real

Meyer, B. & van de Port, M. (eds)
Global Fluids
July 2018

Global Fluids

The Cultural Politics of Reproductive Waste and Value

Kroløkke, C.
The Wheel of Autonomy
August 2018

The Wheel of Autonomy

Rhetoric and Ethnicity in the Omo Valley

Girke, F.
Lullabies and Battle Cries
August 2018

Lullabies and Battle Cries

Music, Identity and Emotion among Republican Parading Bands in Northern Ireland

Rollins, J.
Being a Sperm Donor
August 2018

Being a Sperm Donor

Masculinity, Sexuality, and Biosociality in Denmark

Mohr, S.
Screened Encounters
September 2018

Screened Encounters

The History of the Leipzig Film Festival, 1955-1990

Moine, C.
Married but Available
September 2018

Married but Available

Elite Polygamy in Urban Malaysia

Zeitzen, M. K.
What is Work?
September 2018

What is Work?

Gender at the Crossroads of Home, Family, and Business from the Early Modern Era to the Present

Sarti, R., Bellavitis, A., & Martini, M. (eds)
The Art of Resistance
October 2018

The Art of Resistance

Cultural Protest against the Austrian Far Right in the Early Twenty-First Century

Fiddler, A.
Curating Live Arts
October 2018

Curating Live Arts

Global Perspectives on Theory and Practice

Davida, D., Pronovost, M., Hudom, V., & Gabriels, J. (eds)
Polish Cinema: A History
October 2018

Polish Cinema: A History

Second Edition

Haltof, M.
Sofia Coppola
November 2018

Sofia Coppola

The Politics of Visual Pleasure

Backman Rogers, A.
Artifak
November 2018

Artifak

Cultural Revival, Tourism, and the Recrafting of History in Vanuatu, Southwest Pacific

DeBlock, H.
Conceptualizng the World
December 2018

Conceptualizng the World

An Exploration across Disciplines

Jordheim, H. & Sandmo, E. (eds)
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Critical Survey

Critical Survey

Joint Editors: Graham Holderness (University of Hertfordshire) and Bryan Loughrey

ISSN Print: 0011-1570
ISSN Online: 1752-2293
Volume 30/2018, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, autumn winter)
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Durkheimian Studies

Durkheimian Studies

Études Durkheimiennes

Editor: W. Watts Miller

ISSN Print: 1362-024X
ISSN Online: 1752-2307
Volume 23/2017, 1 issue p.a. (winter)
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European Comic Art

European Comic Art

Editors: Laurence Grove, University of Glasgow
Ann Miller, University of Leicester
Anne Magnussen, University of Southern Denmark

ISSN Print: 1754-3797
ISSN Online: 1754-3800
Volume 11/2018, 2 issues p.a. (spring, autumn)
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Girlhood Studies

Girlhood Studies

An Interdisciplinary Journal

Editor-in-Chief: Claudia Mitchell, McGill University

ISSN Print: 1938-8209
ISSN Online: 1938-8322
Volume 11/2018, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Journeys

Journeys

The International Journal of Travel and Travel Writing

Editors: Maria Pia Di Bella, CNRS-IRIS-EHESS, Paris and Brian Yothers, University of Texas at El Paso

ISSN Print: 1465-2609
ISSN Online: 1752-2358
Volume 19/2018, 2 issues p.a. (summer, winter)
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Projections

Projections

The Journal for Movies and Mind

Editor: Ted Nannicelli, University of Queensland

ISSN Print: 1934-9688
ISSN Online: 1934-9696
Volume 12/2018, 2 issues pa. (summer, winter)
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Sartre Studies International

Sartre Studies International

An Interdisciplinary Journal of Existentialism and Contemporary Culture

ISSN Print: 1357-1559
ISSN Online: 1558-5476
Volume 24/2018, 2 issues p.a. (spring, winter)
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