Anthropology Archive

Joyce Bennett, Connecticut College – From Migration to Empowerment: The Story of Indigenous Maya Women

Keeping your culture when oppressed can be tough. Joyce Bennett, assistant professor of anthropology at Connecticut

Kate McGrath, SUNY Oneonta – Facial Asymmetry in Gorillas Can Be A Sign of Stress

On SUNY Oneonta Week:Β  Stress in childhood can alter the shape of your face. Kate McGrath,

Darcie DeAngelo, University of Oklahoma – HeroRATS Who Rebuild Relations in Cambodia

Rats are more than just a nuisance. Darcie DeAngelo, assistant professor of sociocultural anthropology at the

James McGrath, Butler University – Mandaeans

Who are the Mandaeans? James McGrath, professor of religion at Butler University, delves into this historical

Josiah Heyman, University of Texas at El Paso – What Do El Paso and Ciuded Juarez Borderlanders Think of Each Other

On University of Texas at El Paso Week: Border communities have much in common even though

Leif Brottem, Grinnell College – The Geographical Life of West African Villages

On Grinnell College Week: What constituents a village in rural Africa? Leif Brottem, assistant professor of

Christopher Schmidt, University of Indianapolis – The Teeth of Herculaneum

We’re still learning about the cities buried by Mount Vesuvius centuries ago. Christopher Schmidt, professor in

Jack Tseng, University at Buffalo – Carnivore Skull Shape and Diet

β€œYou are what you eat” just got more prophetic. Jack Tseng, assistant professor in the department

Omer Gokcumen, University at Buffalo – The Ghost Species of Ancient Humans

The origins of humanity are being re-written. Omer Gokcumen, assistant professor of biology at the University

Janice Chism, Winthrop University – Saki Monkeys

How do you study monkeys that you can’t see? Janice Chism, professor of biology and anthropology