Tag Archives: James Loudon

AiE in Madagascar I: Fleeced at the Palace of the Mad Queen & Other (Poignantly) Colonial Experiences in Madagascar

I arrived in Madagascar last Saturday afternoon and was greeted for the first time anywhere by someone holding a sign with my name on it. I’ve arrived! Actually, I have arrived, literally. I wish I had taken a photo. I … Continue reading

Posted in Anthropology, Christopher Lynn, Education, Evolution in the Classroom, Evolution Outreach | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tattoo Talk, Haircut, and a Shave

I spent two weeks in Wilmington, NC to work on an article from our Family and the Field Study with Michaela Howells. Our data look fascinating. It’s not so much remarkable as confirmatory and solid. We surveyed over 1000 anthropology … Continue reading

Posted in Anthropology, Biological Anthropology, Christopher Lynn, Evolution & Pop Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I already miss my kids and “Notice: We will follow you to Madagascar, Student Loan Deadbeat!”

“Grand adventure calls and tugs on my heartstrings.” I didn’t say this, but it’s a good start to this post. It’s what my friend Michaela depicted me as saying to my son Lux as he left the house this morning. … Continue reading

Posted in Anthropology, Christopher Lynn, Columnists, Education, Evolution Outreach | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment