Article Comments: “Ethnography in/of the World System: The Emergence of Multi-Sited Ethnography”

In 1995, George Marcus wrote about the emergent propensity of scholars to explain and describe local cultural logics in a context of interconnected sites. In essence, local logics as explained only with respect to a system of cultural reproduction which extends beyond the specific location designated by some intensive, single-sited ethnographic work. (1995: 96). Marcus’ work has remained significant in modern anthropology, particularly as works regarding human and non-human interaction receives more scrutiny, both in the contexts of ecological anthropology, and more technologically-oriented work in design and material culture. … More Article Comments: “Ethnography in/of the World System: The Emergence of Multi-Sited Ethnography”