Ruth Behar
Ruth Behar was born in Cuba and raised in New York. She is now a professor of anthropology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Her latest book is Traveling Heavy: A Memoir in Between Journeys (2013).

Written by Ruth Behar

Essay/
Demography and migration
Searching for home

My connection to place is fluid and complex. In a nomadic world, do we still need a home?

Ruth Behar