IRINA CARLOTA (LOTTI) SILBER is an associate professor of anthropology in the department of interdisciplinary arts and sciences at City College of New York.
"This preceptive ethnography not only captures memories, sentiments
and hopes, but also examines strategies of managing the present,
including the paradox of mass migration to the US. Silber has made
a major contribution to the study of postconflict societies, as
well as to the centrality of gendered experience. Highly
"Silber provides great detail on the postwar lives of a few handfuls of people in this inquiry into everyday life, historical memory, NGOs, and gender relations. Everyday Revolutionaries is notable for its honesty and openness."
--Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology