Katherine Bowie’s new book, Of Beggars and Buddhas: The Politics of Humor in the “Vessantara Jataka” in Thailand has just been published by the University of Wisconsin Press, 2017). The Vessantara Jataka is the most famous …
Open Letter to President Cross
Archaeology Brown Bag Lecture: Friday, January 27, noon to 1 o’clock, Room 5230 Social Sciences Building. Invited speaker is Jo Berkholder, Associate Professor at the University of Wisconsin at Whitewater.
Archaeology Brown Bag Lecture and Anthropology Colloquium: Friday, November 18, 2016, in Room 5230 Social Sciences Building. Invited speaker is Jesse Dabney, Postdoctoral Researcher, Molecular Archaeology Group in the Biotechnology Center.
This summer, in a unique collaboration, a team from the University of Wisconsin–Madison recovered wreckage and possible human remains from a site in France where an American pilot crashed during World War II.
Archaeology Brown Bag Lecture: Friday, October 28, from noon to 1 p.m., room 5230 Social Sciences Building, UW–Madison. Invited speaker is Yanxi Wang, Boone Postdoctoral Research Fellow, The Field Museum, Chicago, IL
Lecture: Monday, November 7, 2016, 3:30 p.m., Room 6210 Social Sciences Building, 1180 Observatory Drive on the UW–Madison campus. Invited speaker is Gary W. Crawford, Professor of Anthropology, University of Toronto, Mississauga.
A team of ethnographers headed by our own alumna Tanya Rodriguez (PhD 2012) has been featured recently in Fortune, Forbes, and Bloomberg News. If you want to see why large corporations like Hormel have turned to anthropologists, …
Professor Amy Stambach has recently been featured in the “Africa in Our Lives” series from UW’s African Studies Program. You can read about her fascinating research in Tanzania here.