Foreword

  • Melissa Fisher Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University (NYU) and an Associate Researcher in the Department of social Anthropology at Stockholm University.

Abstract

Foreword to the Themed Issue:Anthropology of Versus Anthropology for Business: Exploring the Borders and Crossovers between an Anthropology of Business and Anthropological ConsultancyGuest editor: Daniela Peluso

Author Biography

Melissa Fisher, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University (NYU) and an Associate Researcher in the Department of social Anthropology at Stockholm University.
She is the author of Wall Street Women (Duke Press 2012) and co-­‐editor of Frontiers of Capital: Ethnographic Reflections on the New Economy (Duke University Press 2006). She is engaged in two ongoing ethnographic research projects. The first is on anticipatory global gendered governance. The second is on entrepreneurship, alternative economies, and new forms of racial and gendered activism, based on fieldwork in New York City and Berlin. 
Published
2017-05-07