Anthropology at its limits: Third Spaces and Outer Space

Poster In Spanish. Launch of a series of online conferences and to-be-confirmed face-to-face events titled Anthropology at its limits (Antropología en sus Límites). Livestreaming Thursday, 11am Mexico. Key Links2d[email protected]ibero_mx BackgroundAs a prelude to the 2nd International Congress “Anthropology in its Limits: Third Spaces”, they will be given by anthropologists whose projects and interests allow us …

Culture, Tourism, and COVID-19: Recovery, Resiliency, and Rejuvenation

Photo: Grand Canyon Dining Room ICYMI, UNESCO’s online discussion livestreamed September 28, 2020: Culture, Tourism and COVID-19: Recovery, Resiliency and Rejuvenation Key Linkswhc.unesco.org/en/news/2171whc.unesco.org/en/news/2177 Questions When are the other discussions in this series? What are the websites and Twitter handles for the speakers? Is there a transcript of the conversation? The debate will be moderated by …

Lee School Prize for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Logo Las Vegas, April 2020 – The Lee Business School at UNLV has created a $1,000,000 Lee School Prize for Innovation and Entrepreneurship – leeprize.com – with the goal of discovering and funding innovative technologies and solutions that make the food and beverage, hospitality, casino, sports and entertainment and travel industries a safe place for …

USA 2020 Election

Photo: Ballot drop off Rolling coverage of the 2020 federal election in the USA featuring external links and features. This is not meant to be comprehensive, but the best we can do as interested participants. This page focuses on headlines as a timeline. We also review the election by candidates and topics. After ElectionTrump pollster’s …

Celebrating Matariki (2020)

Poster: Matariki New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Matariki is the Māori name for the stars also known as the Pleiades star cluster in the constellation Taurus. Celebrations begin on the day of the first new moon following the rising of the star cluster. On July 13 the Matariki star cluster rose and sparked a month of …

The Good Place

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended TV show and podcast: The Good Place, a narrative bullet train and 2016-2020 appointment viewing. Season Four BuzzwordsAfterlife – Alexa – Best Version – Chainsaw Bears – Cincinnati – Classic – Compromise – Confidence – Control – Cruelty – Dip – Disco – Door – Drummers – Eternity – Director …

Impeachments of Donald Trump

Photo: NASA, US Capitol Rolling coverage of the impeachments of Donald Trump: February 2021The Senate has acquitted Trump of inciting an insurrectionLive updates: Day 1 of Trump’s second impeachment trial January 2021Pelosi Names Impeachment Managers April 2020Trump fires intelligence community watchdog who defied him on whistleblower complaint – Politico Comicshttps://boingboing.net/2020/02/12/a-calvinesque-and-hobbesian-lo-9.html February 5https://www.npr.org/2020/02/05/801429948/not-guilty-trump-acquitted-on-2-articles-of-impeachment-as-historic-trial-closes https://www.politico.com/news/2020/02/05/trump-impeachment-vote-110805 January 31 …

Responsible travel in parks and protected areas

Poster Tourism in parks and protected areas can be a boon to local conservation efforts or it can afflict biodiversity conservation and environmental management. How can visitation be developed and maintained in a responsible manner? We would like suggestions across the spectrum from park managers to locals to visitors. What are your recommendations? General Suggestions …

2020 Faves

Hearts Thank you 2020 for a few bright lights around the world as we learned to adapt to the COVID19 pandemic locally and globally. Personally, I learned how to use Zoom and make the most of newfound video conversations with friends, family, and allies. For more passive watching, I tuned into more YouTube and YouTube …

Christmas 2020

Photo: Great Conjunction Curating coverage of Christmas 2020 celebrated around the world: HeadlinesHow to be useful at Christmas – Radio NZEmpaña COVID la Navidad sin festejos ni reunionesBart Ehrman MusicPIQSIQ shares a new holiday carol and a recipe! Raise the Woof!The world’s first ever Christmas song for dogs – RadioNZBark, the herald angels sing: A …