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Donald M. Nonini Edits A New Book

August 29, 2014

Wiley Blackwell has published A Companion to Urban Anthropology, edited by Donald M. Nonini.   The book consists of an Introduction, which he wrote, and 28 chapters written by 35 urban anthropologists. All chapters are concept essays originally commissioned for this … Continued

Carolina Seminar Award

August 29, 2014

Jocelyn Chua, Peter Redfield, Michele Rivkin-Fish, and Barry Saunders (of the Department of Social Medicine) have been awarded a Carolina Seminar on Moral Economies of Medicine for three academic years beginning in the Fall of 2014.  For each academic year, they … Continued

AnArchaey Notes, Spring 2013 (Vol. 9)

October 28, 2013

AnArchaey Notes is the Department of Anthropology’s newsletter, in circulation since 1993. Our Spring 2013 edition was graciously compiled by professor Colin Thor West, and features an interview with former chair Paul Leslie, notes from the field, events, information on … Continued

UNC-CH Anthropology Offers Certificate in Participatory Research

June 20, 2013

This spring the Administration approved an interdisciplinary Graduate Certificate in Participatory Research to be housed in Anthropology. The certificate will certify completion of training in the theoretical bases, rationale, methodologies, challenges, and motivation for carrying out research in equitable partnership … Continued

Anthropologist Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

April 22, 2013

Patricia McAnany Anthropologist Patricia McAnany at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship to support her research. McAnany is the Kenan Eminent Professor of Anthropology in UNC’s College of Arts and Sciences. The John Simon Guggenheim … Continued