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What Color Is the Sacred?
University of Chicago Press (2010)
US$32.00

Over the past thirty years, visionary anthropologist Michael Taussig has crafted a highly...

Mimesis and Alterity: A Particular History of the Senses

Mimesis and Alterity

A Particular History of the Senses

Taylor and Francis (2017)
US$43.28

In his most ambitious and accomplished work to date, Michael Taussig undertakes a history of...

Walter Benjamin's Grave
University of Chicago Press (2010)
US$32.00

In September 1940, Walter Benjamin committed suicide in Port Bou on the Spanish-French border when...

My Cocaine Museum
University of Chicago Press (2009)
US$30.00

In this book, a make-believe cocaine museum becomes a vantage point from which to assess the lives...

I Swear I Saw This: Drawings in Fieldwork Notebooks, Namely My Own

I Swear I Saw This

Drawings in Fieldwork Notebooks, Namely My Own

University of Chicago Press (2011)
US$24.00

I Swear I Saw This records visionary anthropologist Michael Taussig’s reflections on the fieldwork...

Beauty and the Beast
University of Chicago Press (2012)
US$28.00

Beauty and the Beast  begins with the question: Is beauty destined to end in tragedy? Drawing...

The Nervous System
Taylor and Francis (2012)
US$43.28

In a series of intriguing essays ranging over terror, State fetishism, shamanic healing in Latin...

The Magic of the State
Taylor and Francis (2013)
US$40.74

Set in the enchanted mountain of a spirit-queen presiding over an unnamed, postcolonial country,...

The Corn Wolf
University of Chicago Press (2015)
US$22.50

Collecting a decade of work from iconic anthropologist and writer Michael Taussig, The Corn Wolf ...

Palma Africana
University of Chicago Press (2018)
US$25.00

“It is the contemporary elixir from which all manner of being emerges, the metamorphic sublime, an...