Archived News from 2016-17

Congratulations to Emily Skinner Hart '17, inducted into Wesleyan University’s Gamma Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa!

Congratulations to Sara Feldman '17! Sara's Anth essay, "Hodu Lashem: Jewish Identities in India,” won second place in the Friends of the Wesleyan Library’s inaugural Undergraduate Research Prize! News@Wesleyan Coverage

Congratulations to Prof. Gina Ulysse! Her latest book, Because When God Is Too Busy: Haiti, Me, & The World, is now out from Wesleyan University Press!  Wesleyan University Press   |   News@Wesleyan Coverage

Anthropologist Shalini Shankar (Anthro ’94) awarded a prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship for 2017! News@Wesleyan Coverage

Prof. Gina Athena Ulysse publishes "Pedagogies of Silence on MLK Day" in Tikkun

Prof. J. Kēhaulani Kauanui publishes "Jennifer Lawrence, please keep your butt off our ancestors" in The Guardian

Prof. Betsy Traube gives lecture at Center for the Humanities on Consuming Darkness: Melodrama and Comedy in Television Storytelling

Prof. Margot Weiss publishes "Always After: Desiring Queerness, Desiring Anthropology" in Cultural Anthropology

Anthropology department's "Anthropology and #BlackLivesMatter" event covered in the Wesleyan Argus

Prof. Gina Athena Ulysse profiled in Wesleyan Argus: Professor’s Bookshelf: Gina Athena Ulysse

Prof. Gina Athena Ulysse contributes to the #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus, a new project by Anthropoliteia

Prof. Margot Weiss publishes Correspondence: Collaboration, with Dána-Ain Davis, Michal Osterweil, Elizabeth Chin, and Savannah Shange on the Cultural Anthropology blog

Prof. Anu (Aradhana) Sharma publishes "On Spies, Conspiracies and Intruders: Ethnographic Encounters with 'America' in Rural India" in Anthropology Now