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Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017

In the summer of 2017, fifteen Princeton undergrads gathered in Berlin for the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies Global Seminar on xenophilia and xenophobia, taught by Anthropology Professor John Borneman. This text is the product of their experiences. It details how and what they learned in engaging this topic in a...

Thursday, Oct 12, 2017

Princeton Alumni Weekly talks to Department of Anthropology's Professor Carolyn Rouse to discuss her research trip to interview Donald Trump supporters in rural California, her "Trumplandia" project, the reasons why she hasn't watched cable TV news this year, and how listening can be "a radical act."

Saturday, Sep 30, 2017
Friday, Sep 15, 2017

Professor Serguei Oushakine's course "Language, Identity, Power" is reported by Literary Hub as one of the 10 college courses to read along to this semester (from your couch).

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017
by myee

Nomi Stone, Postdoctoral Fellow in Anthropology, is a finalist with the Atelier. Atelier is a newly launched book series from UC Press in anthropology designed to take a ground-up approach to the acquisition and publication of new ethnographic works.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
by Wendy Plump for the Office of Engineering Communications

“Ethnographic field researchers don’t ‘study’ people — we ‘learn from’ them, which means that our research involves lots of careful listening,” said Rena Lederman, a professor of anthropology at Princeton and one of...

Monday, Jul 3, 2017
by jl21
We are deeply saddened to report that our colleague, Isabelle Clark-Decès, died Thursday, June 29, 2017 in northern India. Professor Clark-Decès died after falling in the village of Mussoorie, where she was leading a Princeton Institute of International and Regional Studies Global Seminar, "At Home (And Abroad) in the Indian Himalayas."...
Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017
by jl21
A funny thing happened on the way to turning in Anthropology Senior Theses...Vanessa, Aubree, Charlotte and Sam ran into President Eisgruber!
Thursday, Feb 16, 2017

Princeton University seniors Penina Krieger, Natasha Turkmani and Charlotte Williams, as well as Class of 2013 graduate Erica Cao, have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships. The awards give outstanding students from outside the United Kingdom the opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge.

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