Pensaments of an Anthropological Patzer

Archive for April 2005

Better Translations, Part II

Wednesday, 27 April 2005, 01:59

Some words are not like other words…

Better Translations, Part I

Sunday, 24 April 2005, 17:02

A lot of words about seventeen syllables.

The B-Log a Hit with the Middle School Crowd

Thursday, 21 April 2005, 19:33

In class, today, one of my students ended up at my blog by accident, while working on his Internet Protocol Suite Protocol Scavenger Hunt: ‘Your Website’s weird.’

Bnei Menashe Voices

Thursday, 21 April 2005, 13:36

Follow-up to an earlier posting concerning the Bnei Menashe.

Del Rigor de la Ciencia de Traducción

Wednesday, 20 April 2005, 08:22

Rambling Man It’s been about a week since I’ve posted, so I’m feeling a little behind. However, I had good reasons! Over the weekend, I was in sunny New York, and I’m far too distrustful of cell phones to come anywhere near moblogging. Since then, I’ve been too busy with lesson plans, interviews, &c. to […]

Cultural Relativism for the Devil

Wednesday, 13 April 2005, 13:41

The co-opted ghost of Franz Boas takes on Common Dreams and Ward Churchill in defense of Pope John Paul II and the victims of the 2001 World Trade Center attack.

Now Where Did I Put That Tribe…?

Sunday, 10 April 2005, 10:28

Do India’s “returning” Jews know what they’re going home to?