NICOLA KHAN, Arc of the Journeyman: Afghan Migrants in England (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2020)


  • Kristin Monroe University of Kentucky



Anthropology, Ethnography, England, Afghan, Pashtun

Author Biography

Kristin Monroe, University of Kentucky

Kristin V. Monroe is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Kentucky and Associate Editor of City & Society. She is the author of The Insecure City: Space, Mobility, and Power (Rutgers University Press, 2016) and her work has appeared in anthropology, urban studies, and area studies-focused journals and volumes such as Cultural Anthropology, History & AnthropologyComparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and The Middle EastAnthropology of Work ReviewThe Routledge Handbook of Anthropology and the City, and Everyday Life in the Muslim Middle East: Third Edition. Her current project, supported by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, is multi-sited ethnographic project about mobility, labor, and forms of exchange across the Syrian warscape. 


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