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Laurie N McIntosh, Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology and Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies

Laurie N McIntosh
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Typical Courses Taught:

  • Culanth 310s, Governmentality
  • Ethics 262s, Global migration & ethics
  • Culanth 432s, Gender, sex & citizenship
  • Culanth 265, Culture & pol contemp europe
Education:
  • Ph.D. Harvard University 2009
  • MA Harvard University 2004
Specialties:

Europe
Migration
Nationalism
Gender
Race
Legal Anthropology
Urban Anthropology
Subjectivity

Research Interests:

Laurie McIntosh is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Cultural Anthropology at Duke University. She holds a Ph.D. in anthropology from Harvard University. Professor McIntosh specializes in the anthropology of Europe, migration, critical race and gender studies, and film and visual studies. Her research explores the ethics and politics of immigrant integration policies, state governance and moral experience, the epistemology of global aging, and the ideological mainstreaming of extremist political movements. Her ongoing projects investigate multiculturalism in Norway, the detention and expulsion of asylum-seekers in Spain, and a comparative exploration of elder subjectivity and sociality, transborder citizenship, and the politics of care amongst aging populations in Europe and Canada.

Recent Publications

  1. McIntosh, L. "Impossible presence: race, nation and the cultural politics of ‘being Norwegian’." Ethnic and Racial Studies  vol. 38 no. 2 (January, 2015): 309-325. [doi]  [abs]
  2. McIntosh, L. "Before and after: Terror, extremism and the not-so-new Norway." African and Black Diaspora: an International Journal  vol. 7 no. 1 (January, 2014): 70-80. [doi]  [abs]

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