Readings: Medical Ethnographies

  • Charles L. Briggs (with Clara Mantini-Briggs), Stories in the Time of Cholera: Racial Profiling during a Medical Nightmare (2003)
  • Philippe Bourgeois, In Search of Respect: Selling Crack in El Barrio (1996)
  • Cathy J. Cohen, The Boundaries of Blackness : AIDS and the Breakdown of Black Politics (1999)
  • Anne Fadiman, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (1997)
  • Julie Livingston, Debility and the Moral Imagination in Botswana (2005)
  • Luise White, Speaking with Vampires: Rumor and History in Colonial Africa (2000)