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Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents. – Margaret Mead http://ift.tt/1Tq81Xu

Margaret Mead


Dallas International Film Festival 2016

 Greetings again from the darkness. Following an anthropologist around for 5 years will either sound interesting to you or not. The hook here is that the filmmakers draw a parallel between acclaimed anthropologist… 254 more words


“Never doubt that a small, group of thoughtful,
committed citizens can change the world.
Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
Margaret Mead


A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again. 6 more words

Margaret Mead

Euphoria by Lily King

“You don’t realise how language actually interferes with communication until you don’t have it, how it gets in the way like an overdominant sense.”

Margaret Mead was an incredible woman who lived an unconventional life, and pioneered what we today call anthropology; she rocketed the science into the public eye from academic obscurity and disinterest. 507 more words


Lily King novela la vida de la antropóloga Margaret Mead

“Euforia”, la obra literaria más reciente de la escritora norteamericana Lily King, novela la un episodio de la vida de la antropóloga norteamericana Margaret Mead. En el año 1933, Mead se desplazó al Guinea con su marido, el psicólogo neozelandés Reo Fortune, para investigar a los aborígenes de ese país. 514 more words