Didier Fassin is James D. Wolfensohn Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study and a Director of Studies at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. Anthropologist, sociologist and physician, he has conducted research in Senegal, South Africa, Ecuador, and France. Author of sixteen books, he was awarded the Gold Medal in anthropology at the Swedish Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences, and was the first social scientist to receive the Nomis Distinguished Scientist Award.
Blow Up. A Critical Approach to Ethnographic Exposures