Dawn Starin is a research asso­ciate at UCL, Lon­don and does anthro­po­log­i­cal research in West Africa and Asia. She has pub­lished in Nat­ur­al His­to­ry, Gas­tro­nom­i­ca, New York Times, New States­man, and New Inter­na­tion­al­ist, amongst others.
We Need Bats
Don't discount their 'keystone role' in our ecosystem.
The House of Reptile Lovers
Snakes, lizards and crocodiles should be worshipped—not fashion accessories.
The Life of Brian
As elections approach, Britain's most visible activist maintains his stubborn vigil.