Congratulations to anthropology major Mary DeVellis ’21, awarded the Gates Cambridge Scholarship. The award gives students the opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge.
Julia Elyachar published an article in Public Books, "From Versailles to the War on Terror." It's one article on a six-part series on how the 1919 Treaty of Versailles shaped our present age. One hundred and one years after Versailles, the twinned concepts of extraterritoriality and the semi-civilized continue to shape our world in ways that...
PIIRS’s Brazil LAB is delighted to welcome to Princeton the leading Brazilian anthropologist Carlos Fausto, who has been appointed a Princeton Global Scholar (2020-2024).
El Pais, a newspaper in Spain, published an essay by Agustín Fuentes, "¿Covid 2021? La humanidad al borde del abismo." The essay is an Anthropological-take on COVID-19 in 2021.
Agustín Fuentes, along with two other colleagues, are featured in a new video series from AAAS DoSER, exploring th
Congratulations to Anthropology major Austin Harmon ’22 and ETH student Skyler Liu ’21, winners of the Visualizing Student Debt Contest.
Experiences the Utopic in Everyday Life Wednesday, December 9, 2020
2:00 PM EDT
Krista Tippett of On Being recently interviewed Agustín Fuentes. In Tippett's podcast, "This Species Moment," Fuentes is full of refreshingly creative and practical fodder for the necessary reinvention ahead. Tippett points out that civilization is built on bodies breathing in proximity to other bodies. And what we're learning about...
Check out the latest Academic Report for the Department of Anthropology. Read about faculty research, graduate student research, program updates and the many events that took place throughout the year.