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The Department of Anthropology at Tufts University provides students not only with a strong background in critical thinking, analysis, and writing, but also with first-hand experience through original field research.
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Tufts University
Anthropology Department
302 Eaton Hall
5 The Green
Medford, MA 02155
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Office: 617.627.6528
Fax: 617.627.6615

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Rosalind Shaw received a Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation Award
The Fall 2015 award is for her current book project, "Disarming Justice, Demobilizing Memory: Producing Post-conflict life in Sierra Leone."

David Guss was granted a residency in the International Retreat for Writers in Hawthornden Castle, Lasswade, Scotland
The Spring 2015 residency is for his current biographical project, "Judgment and Conquest: The Life and Times of Alastair Cram."

Pinto wins major medical anthropology prize

Sarah Pinto has been awarded the
Society for Medical Anthropology's
2014 Eileen Basker Memorial Prize for her book Daughters of Parvati: Women and Madness in Contemporary India

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News and Events

Anthropology Majors Week Event
"Anthropology Innovates"
Wed., February 25, 2015 | 12noon
Eaton 302
Join faculty, majors, and alumni for lunch and learn about innovative careers in anthropology
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What skills and careers can you pursue with an Anthropology major? Learn more >

Course Listings:
Spring 2015 Course Booklet >