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EUPHORIA combines compelling characters, intellectual ambition, mature sensibility to powerful effect


By Lily King

Atlantic Monthly Press: June 3, 2014

$25, 257 pages

With Euphoria, Lily King tells a compelling love story for mature, thinking adults. 1,331 more words

Book Reviews

Me and My BFFs on Ta'u, Samoa

          My mom made it clear that she wanted me to finish high school and go on to college and be a cultural anthropologist.

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Carl G. Jung: The Trouble With Self-Knowledge

“Most people confuse “self-knowledge” with knowledge of their conscious ego personalities. Anyone who has any egoconsciousness at all takes it for granted that he knows himself. 801 more words


Quotable Women ~ September 7th

“One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don’t come home at night.”

- Margaret Mead (1901-1978), American Anthropologist


Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.
– Margaret Mead


Margaret Mead and bad science.


“Mead’s work, much like Kinsey’s, has been definitively revealed to be a hoax. Mead set off with conclusions she needed to prove, and simply found the information she needed to substantiate those conclusions, never living with one Samoan family or learning the language in her entire nine month stay. 214 more words

Politics/Current Events

I learned the value of hard work by working hard.

-Margaret Mead

Inspirational Quotes