Culture in Miniature: Toy Dogs and Object Life

Chi-ming Yang

In April 2007, National Human Genome Research Institute scientists published their discovery of a single gene responsible for the smallness of small dogs. The research showed that minute genetic mutations can determine the vast difference between a chihuahua and a Great Dane, two creatures that are poles apart but nonetheless share the elastic designation “dog.” … More Culture in Miniature: Toy Dogs and Object Life

To Be Announced

Courtney Malick

As we venture into the second decade of the 21st century, it is at times difficult to reconcile the tensions between what remains standard from the past with the complex nuances in thought and technology that complicate contemporary life. … More To Be Announced