Anthropology

Summer/17
From his first trip north as the youngest hand on a two-masted schooner, anthropologist Ernest “Tiger” Burch Jr., AM’63, PhD’66, was driven to learn about the Arctic and its peoples.

Winter/16

Katherine Dunham, PhB’36, forged a unique career as a dancer and anthropologist.

Fall 2014/Winter 2015

UChicago honors its Latin American research roots.

Spring/Summer 2011

Chelsey Kivland explores how Haitian performance troupes affect their country’s social and political life.

Spring/Summer 2012

Social science scholars explore issues surrounding the descendants of America’s first inhabitants.

Spring/Summer 2012

Allison DiBianca Fasoli combines anthropology and psychology to study how children develop a moral vision.

Fall 2013/Winter 2014

Anthropologist Gabriella Coleman conducts research among a strange, sometimes hostile tribe: computer hackers.

05.22.2014

Live simply and wear a Rolex, and other advice for moving from academia to the consulting world.

Spring–Summer/14

Canadian anthropologist Grant McCracken, AM’76, PhD’81, has built an unconventional career as an observer of American culture.

May–June/14

In Missouri and southern Italy, Jason Pine, AB’90, delves into lives on the margin of criminality.

Jan–Feb/14

In his new book, anthropologist Russell Tuttle synthesizes decades of research to identify the characteristics that set our species apart.