• Cola: In downtown Djibouti, a young Afar girl takes a break from participating in a traditional Somali dance, organized in honor of World Education Day (Djibouti, Djibouti, 2011)
    Julie Luchetta

  • A man prepares limes for sale. One bag of limes = 50 cents USD (Fortaleza, Brazil, 2015)
    Christopher Yutzy

  • This photo was taken at the Borough Market in London during some background research into urban food access and fresh produce markets (London, UK, 2016)
    Danielle Johnson

  • A Nukak woman's feet near the ashes where she cooks (Aquabonita, Columbia)
    Carlos Del Cairo

     

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2020 Sabbagh Lecture: Sherine Hamdy, UC Irvine

Sherine Hamdy, Ph.D., associate professor of anthropology at University of California, Irvine, will speak on “Comics, Gender, and Knowledge Production in the Arab World.”
February 27, 2020, 7:00 p.m., at the Tucson Marriott University Park Hotel, 880 East 2nd Street.
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2020 Sabbagh Lecture: Sherine Hamdy, "Comics, Gender, and Knowledge Production in the Arab World"
Sherine Hamdy, Ph.D., who is an associate professor of anthropology at the University of California, Irvine, will speak on “Comics, Gender, and... read more
Schott to Lead at Glen Canyon
Recent Ph.D. Amy Schott (August 2019) has accepted a position as the lead archaeologist at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, where she will start... read more
Sittler Defends MA with SoA and BARA Committee
The SoA and BARA congratulate Christopher E. Sittler on his successful defense of his M.A. thesis in Latin America Studies, “The Last Fishermen:... read more

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