Tsering Bista: Ebi et Watashi Ni, Post 2

August 23rd, 2017 I’m sitting in Delhi airport after the first leg of my trip, which involved filming and interviewing Ebi. It had been two years since I last saw…

Léah Miller: Queer Identity Within Gendered German, pt.2

Christopher Street Day! (Berlin Pride) So wild that I happened to be in town for this, but I wish I had more advance knowledge so I could have prepared to…

Lili Dekker: Realisations

With the filming now behind me, I have started to edit. For September 1st I intend to submit 3-5 ten minute clips that show the daily activities of my grandparents…

Shayna Feuer: Community Visits and Data Entry

Completing all of our surveys was an incredible feeling for our entire research team. We filled nearly 500 patient surveys and 100 practitioner surveys, which exceeded our goal. We completed…

Alice Lambert: The Rite of Spring (and the Right way to dance it?)

« There’s going to be a change of dancers because we’re all ageing somehow, so we have to have new dancers and it’s a big challenge to bring in those new…

Emily Hockett: Charlottesville as Terrorism?

In the aftermath of the protests and counter-protests that happened this weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia brought the subject of my research—the discourse of hate crimes and terrorism—into the mainstream. I…

Connor Borden: Visiting the Museum of Chinese in America

Tucked away in SoHo, just before arriving in Chinatown, visitors and residents of New York alike can find an inspired place dedicated to the history of Chinese-Americans. At the Museum…

Sophie Walker: More transcribing, many stories

The past month I’ve continued transcribing, looking at what I have so far and thinking about who I want to interview in the coming month. As I’ve been reading over…

Grace Easterly: The railway’s emotional histories, uncertain futures

The train departs from the station at five in the morning, after the merchandise, suitcases, covert bags of khat, and plastic gas cylinders have been loaded on to fill the…