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Friday, Nov 20, 2020

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.

The Department of Anthropology's Academic Report for 2019-2020.

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2020

Professor Laurence Ralph's film, The Torture Letters, won the “Best in Show” award in the Spark Animation Festival, which would qualify the film to be submitted to the Oscars.

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2020

Black Food Matters, Racial Justice in the Wake of Food Justice, 2020, edited by Hanna Garth and Ashanté M. Reese.

Monday, Oct 26, 2020

The Department welcomes Aniruddhan Vasudevan, lecturer in the Department of Anthropology and the Humanities Council. He is a sociocultural anthropologist whose research centers on the intersections of gender and sexuality, religion, and ethics of relationality and care.

Wednesday, Oct 7, 2020

Hannah Reynolds ’22 published an op-ed in the Daily Princetonian concerning the lack of resources for Indigenous students at Princeton.

Tuesday, Oct 6, 2020

Laurence Ralph's The Torture Letters will showcase

Monday, Oct 5, 2020

The following video is from a conference in November 2012 in India titled: “Engaged Anthropology: The Ethics and Politics of Collaborations in the Field." Funded by Center for International Teaching and Research.

Click here to read more about the project.

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2020

The Department welcomes four new graduate students, three new faculty members, a lecturer and a postdoctoral fellow.

Tuesday, Sep 8, 2020

Friday, September 11, 2020, New York University's Center for Media, Culture and History will host a virtual screening and discussion of Laurence Ralph's The Torture Letters (12:50 mins, New York Times Op-Doc).

Friday, Sep 4, 2020

Congratulations to Agustín Fuentes, winner of the ISSR (Inaugural International Society for Science and Religion) Book Prize in the Field of Science and Religion in the ‘popular’ category. Fuentes’ book Why We Believe: Evolution and the Human Way of Being (Yale University Press) gives a clear account of how our capacity for belief has...

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