“You Can Call Me Ishi”

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The anthropologist Alfred Kroeber named me Ishi, the last man of the stone age. This performance text criticizes that formulation, locating it within the framework of colonial anthropology.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)780-781
Number of pages2
JournalQualitative Inquiry
Issue number7
StatePublished - Sep 1 2020


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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anthropology
  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)

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