Tag Archives: UC Santa Barbara


Bagpiping in the Indian Himalayas

Listening to Postcolonial Sounds: Fieldwork on Bagpiping in the Indian Himalayas It’s a hot morning in September, 2013, and I’m sitting in a music studio…


Multiple Personality & Social Movements

A review of Know Thyselves: Theorizing Multiple Personality through Social Movements, by Jennifer Taylor. Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), formerly known as Multiple Personality Disorder (MPD),…


Death, Gender & Tradition in Nepal & Tibet

A review of Death, Gender and Extraordinary Knowing: The Delog (’das log) Tradition in Nepal and Eastern Tibet, by Mary Alyson Prude. In this engaging…