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The riddle that is culture

Culture Academy seeks to share stories that show the strange, interesting, and beautiful ways in which travel inspires us all. Mindy Tauberg is a graduate student of anthropology at the University of California, Irvine. Here she talks about her experiences studying abroad in Japan inspired her to explore culture the eyes of Muslim and Jewish Americans.  When I was a junior in college, I spent a semester studying abroad in Japan. I had already declared my double majors in anthropology and East Asian studies/Japanese, and I was thrilled to finally be doing the kind of traveling that would enable me
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