Art +
Ethnography
Issue
A streetscape on a sunny day. The sidewalk is busy. Most of the street signs and shop signs have kanji on them.

When deep research produces complex insights that are then applied to any creative endeavour, it is exciting. But when it is applied to art, the results seem almost magical. Peeps Issue 3 looks at the moments when art becomes ethnography and when ethnography becomes art. Editorial

The Writing on the Wall

Making with Magic

A still from Leviathan. A tattooed man in a grey tank top, seen through glass, works aboard the ship. His head is tilted to the side, his expression shows fatigue, and a cigarette dangles from his lips.

Debating Leviathan

Because We Haven’t Left

The Extraordinary Dakinis

Peeps is New Again! →

Podcast

Peeps 3 Playlist

Peeps Playlist 1:
September 16th, 2019.

Cultural context and a healthy dose of human insight mix to make some great tunes in our first playlist. Help us make it deeper and richer (and more fun :))…

Editorial

Issue 3 of Peeps

Welcome to Issue 03 of Peeps Magazine. We’re back and better than ever!

The red numeral 3 is superimposed over a photograph of a city sidewalk. Japanese writing appears on a sign. A shop window reflects traffic, a line of parked cars, and a man walking away from the camera.

Archives

Curation Urban Culture

Peeps 05 Play List

World Affairs

Stories to Build a World By

Measurement of the success of international interventions in vulnerable places using standardized statistics across communities has proven disastrous to many international development and humanitarian aid efforts. Dr. Millar makes a case for using insights from the stories of the communities affected to determine the success, failure, or even whether the proposed measures would help would increase effectiveness of the measures and improve results.

Curation

Dr Martin Luther King: “Public Sociologist Par Excellence” ↗

Sociology at Work / 01.20.2016