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  • SOC Charlene Shovic

    TA Finds Calling in Documentary Filmmaking

    Charlene Shovic remembers attending AU’s Public Anthropology annual conference in October 2008 and listening to FMA professor and anthropologist Nina Shapiro-Perl speak about digital storytelling as a tool for activism.
    October 18, 2010

  • Public Anthropology Conference 2010

    "Revolutions!” Conference Welcomes All

    The Public Anthropology Conference 2010: "Revolutions! Building Emancipatory Politics and Action," seeks more than just discussion—it asks for action.
    October 7, 2010

  • Anthropology Professor Analyzes Resistance Movement

    Mellon grant sends anthro professor Adrienne Pine to Honduras this summer to research the impact of last summer’s coup.
    July 21, 2010

  • New Soldiers of an Old Battle

    Anthro professor Debarati Sen receives travel grant to India to research about women in a Nepali sovereignty movement.
    June 24, 2010

  • Anthro Prof Awarded $200k for Dismal Swamp Project

    Prof Dan Sayers lands an NEH "We the People" grant for collaborative study VA-NC tidewater region "resistance communities."
    June 23, 2010

  • Leap’s Year

    Anthropology professor and chair Bill Leap wins annual Betty T. Bennett award.
    May 5, 2010


Social Justice Colloquia
Mondays at noon in Kreeger 100
Starting Sept. 14

2015 Public Anthropology Conf. 
Call for Participation

2016 Lavender Languages Conf.
Sessions in Development

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

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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