Most Americans have a negative relationship with bugs. But in other parts of the world, insects are considered tasty treats, cool pets, or harbingers of good luck. We talk with an anthropologist mesmerized by human attitudes toward the insect world.

Guests

  • Hugh Raffles Author, "Insectopedia"; and Anthropology Professor, The New School

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour – October 20, 2017

Friday, Oct 20 2017Montgomery County State's Attorney John McCarthy discusses his efforts to address gang violence. Plus, D.C. Councilmember Trayon White joins us to recap the "grocery march" protesting food deserts east of the Anacostia River.