June 2021

Congratulations to CSSH authors Rebecca Bryant, Malini Sur, and Melissa Demian for their new books!

Borderland Beliefs

Vladimir Hamed-Troyansky and Mathijs Pelkmans discuss questions of sincerity, rumor, and religious hierarchy at the frontiers of Muslim-Christian conversion in late imperial Russia and contemporary Kyrgyzstan.

In Memoriam: Marshall Sahlins

CSSH joins all of Anthropology in mourning the loss of Marshall Sahlins (1930-2021). He wrote one of our mostly widely cited articles, “Poor Man, Rich Man, Big-man, Chief: Political Types in Melanesia and Polynesia,” which we are making available gratis in his memory. He was a big man and a chief among CSSH authors. We…

April 2021

This month, CSSH celebrates the recent accomplishments of our editors, Geneviève Zubrzycki and Paul Christopher Johnson!