Episodes

May 6, 2020

Beyond the Prototype: Navigating that Fuzzy Area between Ideas and Ou…

Today we talk with Voltage Control president Douglas Ferguson and we're taking you beyond the prototype. If you ever run a design…

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March 29, 2020

How Do You Make a 2.4 Billion Dollar Observatory Disappear?

The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) is a next-generation observatory currently under development that has created a watershed moment…

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March 21, 2020

A Virus Without Borders: The Design of Public Health, Inequality, and…

Produced in collaboration with Experience by Design . We are witnessing a moment in our lifetimes that we will hopefully never s…

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March 13, 2020

The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of …

Gigaom CEO, publisher and author of "The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity" stops by virt…

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Feb. 13, 2020

Will We Find God with this Machine? Introducing Starstruck

The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) is a next-generation observatory currently under development that has created a watershed moment…

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Jan. 13, 2020

Brands and the Business of Relationships with Bill Fleming

Bill Fleming stops by to chat with Adam about branding, marketing and design. Bill is a Boston-based Independent Brand & Marketin…

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Dec. 31, 2019

Happiness and the Good Life According to the Aztecs w/ Dr. Ryan Colli…

A happy New Years! Enjoy this mini-episode with Adam and Dr. Ryan Collins exploring happiness and the good life according the Azt…

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Dec. 16, 2019

Robots, Science Fiction, and the Anthropological Imagination: a Guest…

Special guest podcast! - Adam Gamwell guests on Trending in Education with Mike Palmer. For this week’s extra, Mike is joined by …

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Nov. 18, 2019

Why More Security Never Feels Like Enough, by Astrid Countee: Storysl…

Why More Security Never Feels like Enough Storyslamming Anthropology Series, Story 3. Written and Performed by Astrid Countee In …

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Oct. 23, 2019

100 Years of Beauty and the Beast of YouTube with Chris Chan

in this episode, Adam and guest host Leslie Walker talk with visual anthropologist and film producer Chris Chan , producer of the…

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Sept. 27, 2019

Design Research is Anthropology Applied with Amy Santee

At long last we are back! In this episode host Adam Gamwell talks with Design Researcher and Strategist Amy Santee . This is one …

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Aug. 28, 2019

Backpacks and Toe tags: Life and Death on the US-Mexico Border w/ Jas…

In this special interview, TAL's Ryan Collins talks with scholar, activist and artist Jason de Leon about the ongoing humanitaria…

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Aug. 14, 2019

Where Qualitative Meets Quantitative Data w/ Delve co-founders LaiYee…

In this episode Adam Gamwell talks with Alex Limpaecher and LaiYee Ho, co-Founders of Delve. While Delve is a qualitative researc…

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July 22, 2019

GUEST PODCAST: AnthroDish 49: Exploring Quinoa Production through Des…

For this episode, we're doing something a little different. I'll be your guest. I got interviewed by the wonderful Sarah Dunigan …

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July 9, 2019

The Surprising Connections between Climate Finance, Sacrifice and the…

In this episode, Adam and Aneil reflect on Aneil’s fieldwork in climate finance. Climate finance is an area of finance focused on…

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June 24, 2019

Fear and Loathing in Truth or Consequences, performed by Taylor Genov…

Storyslamming Anthropology Series, Story 2. Written and Performed by Taylor Genovese In recent years, the terms Public and Anthro…

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May 21, 2019

EPIC 2019: Agency in the Digital Age with Julia Haines and Lisa diCar…

Welcome to This Anthro Life x EPIC 2019. This is the first episode in our 2019 collaboration with the Ethnographic Praxis in Indu…

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May 14, 2019

How to Think like an Ethnographer with Jay Hasbrouck

Adam sits down (in a cafe, so this is live, people) with Jay Hasbrouck, Founder and Principal of Filament Insight and Innovation …

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