Peer-Reviewed Articles

 

“Waste-to-Energy: Garbage Prospects and Subjunctive Politics in Late-industrial Baltimore.” 2019. American Ethnologist 46(3): 328–42.

Winner of the Anthropology and Environment Society's 2019 Junior Scholar Award

 

“‘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.

Book Reviews

 

“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.

Public Scholarship

"Toxic Disavowal." 2020. Somatosphere, January 20. http://somatosphere.net/2020/toxic-disavowal.html/.

Interview with Alize Arıcan. 2019. Features, American Ethnologist, September 20. https://americanethnologist.org/features/interviews/ae-interviews-chloe-ahmann.

 

“America’s Post-industrial Futures.” 2018. Photo essay for Sapiens. November 28. https://www.sapiens.org/culture/post-industrial-futures-america/.

 

Interview with Alexandra Vieux Frankel. 2018. Dialogues, Cultural Anthropology, June 19. https://culanth.org/fieldsights/1457-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.

 

Regular contributor to community papers in Baltimore, Maryland.