Andrew Newman is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Wayne State University in Detroit. His ethnographic research in France is the focus of Landscape of Discontent: Urban Sustainability in Immigrant Paris
(Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2015). He is currently at work on a collective research and writing project called Detroit: A People’s Atlas
and is working on an ethnography focused on the moral economy, food related-activism and grocery stores, soup kitchens, and urban farms in Detroit.