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
The Public Anthropology Conference 2010: "Revolutions! Building Emancipatory Politics and Action," seeks more than just discussion—it asks for action.
October 7, 2010
Mellon grant sends anthro professor Adrienne Pine to Honduras this summer to research the impact of last summer’s coup.
July 21, 2010
Anthro professor Debarati Sen receives travel grant to India to research about women in a Nepali sovereignty movement.
June 24, 2010
Prof Dan Sayers lands an NEH "We the People" grant for collaborative study VA-NC tidewater region "resistance communities."
June 23, 2010
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
Faculty and students discuss the program in two-part work by doctoral student Harjant Gill.