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Anthropology Welcomes its Class of 2024 Concentrators!

November 30, 2021

The Department of Anthropology is delighted to welcome our new concentrators!

  • Ashton Body will pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology on the Social Anthropology track.
  • Steph Brecq will pursue a Joint Concentration in AFVS and Anthropology on the Social Anthropology track.
  • David Chen will pursue a Joint Concentration in History of Science and Anthropology on the...
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Michael Herzfeld given honorary citizenship of the village of Zoniana in Greece

October 14, 2021
The following month, in August, the village of Zoniana – where Herzfeld has conducted fieldwork at various times since 1974, and which was the subject of his ethnographic study titled The Poetics of Manhood (1985) – also awarded him honorary citizenship of the village. Zoniana, along with the Thai community of Pom Mahakan, features extensively in Herzfeld’s new book, Subversive Archaism: Troubling Traditionalists and the Politics of National Heritage, to appear with Duke University Press in December 2021 and based on the 2018 Lewis Henry Morgan... Read more about Michael Herzfeld given honorary citizenship of the village of Zoniana in Greece