It's hard to know how to help reconstruct "ordinary" life after a war. No life is ordinary. Here are reflections on pasts, presents, and futures along the way.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
These Evinrude-powered bellams at the Marine Science Centre's East Hammar Field Station - Hareer carried us up the Garmat Ali Canal in October 2012 to view East Hammar marsh recovery. The verdict? No so much ... #cmarsh
Location: West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
I am an anthropologist, archaeologist, and geographer, engaged in re-building university programs in Iraq. I tend to think about life as lived over the past several thousand years, as well as over the past several hundred hours. I was not embedded in "hot" zones. I was just going about a very odd little bit of ordinary life, in extraordinary circumstances.