Future fields: introduction


  • Tom Rice Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Mette Louise Berg University of St Andrews



Author Biographies

Tom Rice, Goldsmiths, University of London

Tom Rice studied anthropology at Edinburgh and Manchester Universities, and is currently a PhD student at Goldsmiths College, University of London. His particular interest is in the anthropology of the senses, and he is at present working on theories of listening, exploring the development of the 'ethnographic ear'.

Mette Louise Berg, University of St Andrews

Mette Louise Berg teaches in the department of social anthropology at the University of St Andrews. She received her doctorate from the University of Oxford in 2004 on a thesis about the memory of politics and the politics of memory among diasporic Cubans in Spain. She was chair of the Oxford University Anthropological Society (OUAS) in 2002-2003, and organised the Future Fields conference.