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Futures After Progress: Hope and Doubt in Late Industrial Baltimore. Forthcoming with the University of Chicago Press.
"Fieldwork Confessionals." Forthcoming in American Anthropologist. (Co-edited with Ali Feser, Alix Johnson, Erin McFee, and Amy Leia McLachlan.)
“Vacancy.” 2022. Anthropological Quarterly 95(2): 241–474. Available at https://muse.jhu.edu/issue/48034.
“Breathing Late Industrialism.” 2020. Engaging Science, Technology, and Society 6: 416–590. (Co-edited with Alison Kenner.) Available at https://estsjournal.org/index.php/ests/issue/view/13.
"Uncertainty in Motion: Rumors of a Proxy War in Late Industrial Baltimore." Forthcoming in Cultural Anthropology.
"Fieldwork Confessionals." Forthcoming in American Anthropologist. (Co-authored with Ali Feser, Alix Johnson, Erin McFee, and Amy Leia McLachlan.)
"I know I shouldn't say this, but..." Forthcoming in American Anthropologist.
“Vacancy: An Introduction.” 2022. Anthropological Quarterly 95(2): 241–76. Available at https://muse.jhu.edu/article/857853/pdf.
“Postindustrial Futures and the Edge of the Frontier.” 2022. Anthropological Quarterly 95(2): 277–310. Available at https://muse.jhu.edu/article/857854/pdf.
“Dissociation.” 2022. Part of a peer-reviewed forum called “The Vertiginous: Temporalities and Affects of Living in Vertigo.” Daniel M. Knight, Fran Markowitz, and Martin Demant Frederiksen, eds. Anthropological Theory Commons. https://www.at-commons.com/2022/06/03/dissociation/.
“Breathing Late Industrialism.” 2020. Engaging Science, Technology, and Society 6: 416–38. (Co-authored with Alison Kenner.) Available at https://estsjournal.org/index.php/ests/article/view/673.
“Atmospheric Coalitions: Shifting the Middle in Late Industrial Baltimore.” 2020. Engaging Science, Technology, and Society 6: 462–85. Available at https://estsjournal.org/index.php/ests/article/view/421.
“Unbelonging: The Politics of Address.” 2020. Part of a peer-reviewed forum called "Futile Political Gestures." Galina Stjepanovic, ed. Anthropological Theory Commons, October 16. Available at http://www.at-commons.com/2020/10/16/unbelonging-the-politics-of-address/.
“Waste-to-Energy: Garbage Prospects and Subjunctive Politics in Late-industrial Baltimore.” 2019. American Ethnologist 46(3): 328–42. Available at https://anthrosource.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/amet.12792.
Winner of the Anthropology and Environment Society's Junior Scholar Award, 2019
Selected by American Ethnologist for open-access reprint in Déjà Lu, 2021
Selected by Wiley for curated collection on "Environmental Policy," 2022
“‘It’s exhausting to create an event out of nothing.’ Slow Violence and the Manipulation of Time.” 2018. Cultural Anthropology 33(1): 142–71. Available at https://journal.culanth.org/index.php/ca/article/view/3489.
“Accountable Talk: ‘Real’ Conversations in Baltimore City Schools.” 2017. Anthropology and Education Quarterly 48(1): 77–97. Available at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/aeq.12184/abstract.
“‘…And That’s Why I Teach For America’: American Education Reform and the Role of Redemptive Stories.” 2016. Text & Talk 36(2): 111–31. Available at https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/text.2016.36.issue-2/text-2016-0006/text-2016-0006.xml/.
“Teach For All: Storytelling ‘Shared Solutions’ and Scaling Global Reform.” 2015. Education Policy Analysis Archives 23(45): 1–27. Available at http://epaa.asu.edu/ojs/article/view/1784.
“Cultural Adaptation and Translation of Outreach Materials on Autism Spectrum Disorder.” 2015. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 45(8): 2329–36. With Roy R. Grinker, Christina Kang-Yi, Rinad Beidas, Adrienne Lagman, and David Mandel. Available at https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25758819.
“Beware the Emerald City: Review of The Sustainability Myth: Environmental Gentrification and the Politics of Justice by Melissa Checker.” 2021. Political and Legal Anthropology Review 44(2): 106–8. Available at https://polarjournal.org/2021/01/03/beware-the-emerald-city/.
“Review of Define and Rule: Native as Political Identity by Mahmood Mamdani.” 2013. Anthropological Quarterly 86(3): 927–33. Available at http://www.jstor.org/stable/43652642?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents.
Author of public and written testimony on the CSX coal terminal explosion. 2022. Baltimore City Council Investigatory Hearing, June 15. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cCqYd2UpMbk (at 56:30).
"Toxic Disavowal." 2020. Somatosphere, January 20. Available at http://somatosphere.net/2020/toxic-disavowal.html/.
Interview with Alize Arıcan. 2019. Features, American Ethnologist, September 20. Available at https://americanethnologist.org/features/interviews/ae-interviews-chloe-ahmann.
“America’s Post-industrial Futures.” 2018. Photo essay for Sapiens. November 28. Available at https://www.sapiens.org/culture/post-industrial-futures-america/.
Interview with Alexandra Vieux Frankel. 2018. Dialogues, Cultural Anthropology, June 19. Available at https://culanth.org/fieldsights/this-was-an-event-an-interview-with-chloe-ahmann.
“Trump’s Slogan: More About the ‘Make’ Than the ‘Great.’” 2017. Op Ed for Sapiens, April 25. Available at http://www.sapiens.org/language/trump-economics-america-great/. With Vincent Ialenti.
“The Incinerator Does Not Exist: Sensory Engagement with Toxic Potentials.” 2017. Part of a series called “Sensory Engagements with a Toxic World.” Chisato Fukuda, ed. Second Spear, Medical Anthropology Quarterly, March 29. Available at http://medanthroquarterly.org/ 2017/03/29/the-incinerator-does-not-exist-sensory-engagement-with-toxic-potentials/.
“On Not Being Seen.” 2016. Part of a series called “Ethnographer as Advocate.” Haley Bryant and Emily Cain, eds. Anthropology News, February 17. Available at http://www.anthropology-news.org/index.php/2017/02/17/now-you-see-me-now-you-dont/.
“Curtis on the Bay: Failed Development and the Mythology of Trump.” 2016. Part of a series called “Crisis of Liberalism.” Dominic Boyer, ed. Hot Spots, Cultural Anthropology, November 30. Available at https://culanth.org/fieldsights/curtis-on-the-bay-failed-development-and-the-mythology-of-trump.
Contributor to community papers in Baltimore, Maryland, 2015–18.