Monthly Archives: May 2011

The social limits of liberty

Season II of “Wall and Bridges,” a series of conversations between French and US thinkers–organized by the Villa Gillet, one of France’s premier cultural institutions–was held in New York city in April. Series participants included George Packer, Didier Fassin, Nina … Continue reading

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RACE: Are We So Different?

I recently spoke with Meghna Chakrabarti of  WBUR’s Radio Boston about the Museum of Science exhibition, “RACE: Are We So Different?” and the issues it raises. (The exhibit was created by the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and has been traveling … Continue reading

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