Tag Archive: Seth Holmes

‘Who dreams this American dream and who does not?’ The case of Mexican farmworkers narrated by Seth Holmes

August 13, 2013 10:01 pm Published by Comments Off on ‘Who dreams this American dream and who does not?’ The case of Mexican farmworkers narrated by Seth Holmes

“Fresh fruits, broken bodies“, the ethnographic account of Mexican migrant Farmworkers in the United States by our Seth Holmes, was published only a couple of months ago for UC Press, and has since received considerable media attention, including a recent interview with Eliza Barclay of NPR, which can be read here. Here we publish a short excerpt from an article... View Article

Paul Farmer and João Biehl praise ‘Fresh Fruits, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States’

June 1, 2013 5:45 am Published by Comments Off on Paul Farmer and João Biehl praise ‘Fresh Fruits, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States’

Dr Seth Holmes’ new book ‘Fresh Fruits, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States’ comes out on June 10th with the California Series in Public Anthropology of the University of California Press.The book has already received excellent reviews by, among others, Paul Farmer, João Biehl, Leo Chavez, and Dolores Huerta. This is what Paul Farmer, Co-founder of Partners In... View Article

‘Fresh Fruits, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States’ : new book out soon by Seth Holmes

May 24, 2013 1:15 pm Published by Comments Off on ‘Fresh Fruits, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States’ : new book out soon by Seth Holmes

We are very pleased to announce the upcoming launch by University of California Press (Public Anthropology Series) of the new book by Dr Seth Holmes, new faculty member at DAHSM, on June 10, 2013. Seth, PhD, MD, is also Martin Sisters Endowed Chair Assistant Professor of Medical Anthropology and Public Health at UC Berkeley. His new book, ‘Fresh Fruits, Broken... View Article