Anthro connection: manhood and disillusion in Tunisia

Credit: Stewart Morris/Flickr.
Credit: Stewart Morris/Flickr.

Tunisia burst onto the news scene with its recent political upheaval and ousting of the president (pictured).

What do cultural anthropologists know and write about Tunisian society?

I do not include a bibliography with this post, but will try to do so later. Instead, I simply point you to a fascinating dissertation by Rodney Collins, submitted in 2009 at Columbia University, on masculinity of working class men in Tunis, coffee drinking and the state.

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