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Photo of Sydney Krieck with music professor Shalini Ayyagari in Egypt.

Music and the Afghan Refugee

Student’s senior thesis examined the importance of traditional music in the Afghan refugee culture.

“Orange Is the New Black” star Laverne Cox’s American University visit shines light on transgender movement, AU’s initiatives to support it.

Trans Trailblazers

TV star’s visit shines light on transgender movement, AU’s support. Photo courtesy of Netflix.

News/Announcements

2016 Lavender Languages
Registration & Preliminary Schedule now available for February 12-14 conference

Social Justice Colloquia
Mondays at noon in Kreeger 100

Journal of Lang & Sexuality
Second issue: Journal of Language and Sexuality (from John Benjamins Publishing)

2016 Archaeology Field School
Apply now to join the Undocumented Labor Project

Video: A Look Inside Anthropology

Anthropology program video

Faculty and students discuss the program in two-part work by doctoral student Harjant Gill.

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