- Scholarly Retreats
- Type of work
An Assistant Professor in the School of Liberal Arts, Andrew McDowell is a medical anthropologist specializing in the social worlds of tuberculosis (TB) and TB care in India. His project combines an interest in entanglements of social, bacterial, and technical life. At the Studio in the Woods he continued work on a book-length ethnographic manuscript. He specifically worked to complete a chapter that considers the forest as an apt metaphor TB’s entanglements.