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.
Culture
We Need Bats
Don't discount their 'keystone role' in our ecosystem.
Culture
The House of Reptile Lovers
Snakes, lizards and crocodiles should be worshipped—not fashion accessories.
Dispatch
The Life of Brian
As elections approach, Britain's most visible activist maintains his stubborn vigil.