For The History of Anthro Thought after starting the section “On State Power” we concluded with two readings:

  • Achille Mbembé, “Necropolitics” (2003)
  • Christen Smith, “Strange Fruit: Brazil, Necropolitics, and the Transnational Resonance of Torture and Death” (2013)

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