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Professor Madonna Moss presents at the Walter Soboleff Center

Dr. Madonna Moss, spoke about the Tlingit relationships with sea otters and whether Tlingit people consumed sea otters as food in the past. To read the full article about Dr. Madonna Moss’s research and the talk, click here

Dr. Johanna Richlin research published on “The “Economist”

Dr. Johanna Richlin was recently published in The Economist, discussing some of her most recent research. To read the full article click here. Congratulations Dr. Richlin!

Professor Scott M. Fitzpatrick featured in Around the “O”

Dr. Fitzpatrick and his archaeological work on money systems in western Micronesia has been featured in Around the O. To read more, :https://around.uoregon.edu/content/uo-team-puts-ancient-spin-new-digital-currency  

Professor Alison Carter published in ‘Around the O’

Professor Alison Carter wrote a piece for The Conversation about a paper her colleagues and herself published in PNAS. This paper was republished in Around the O, you can read it here Congratulations!

Ana-Maurine Lara Receives Oregon Literary Fellowship

Congratulations to Ana-Maurine Lara, assistant professor of anthropology, who has received the 2019 Oregon Literary Fellowship for fiction writing. She is the author of workings including “Erzulie’s Skirt” and “When the Sun Once Again Sang to the People.” Oregon Literary Arts ...

Professor Scott M. Fitzpatrick Featured in Around the O

Anthropology Professor Scott M. Fitzpatrick has been featured in an Around the O article titled “UO archaeologist draws thanks from Palauan president.” To read the full article click the link HERE ...

Professor Bharat Venkat received the American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS) Joseph W. Elder Prize for his book: “At the Limits of Cure”

In the Indian Social Sciences, the AIIS Book Prize Committee wrote, “This superbly written book manuscript weaves together a remarkable tale of tuberculosis in India. It is at once a transnational history of medical science and technology, an ethnohistory of the experience of disease, an ...

Professor Bharat Venkat Receives Prize For His Book

Professor Bharat Venkat has received the American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS) Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences for his book: At the Limits of Cure. The AIIS Book Prize Committee wrote, “This superbly written book manuscript weaves together a remarkable tale of ...

Dr. Karim speaks at Colgate University

Dr. Karim speaks at Colgate University on After Death The Gendered Dynamics of Work in Bangladesh.  This talk centers around the corpse of a garment worker in the early 2000s to reveal the human dimensions of work in the lives of garment workers. Through the singular case of what happens to a ...

Gallagher and Dueppen Discuss Plague Project in Science!

Our very own Daphne Gallagher and Stephen Dueppen quoted in an article in Science yesterday about their research investigating archaeological evidence of plague in medieval sub-Saharan Africa. Read more about their research below! The link is provided here,    Congratulations on the press ...
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