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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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Amahl Bishara's book Back Stories was awarded Honorable Mention in the 2015 MES Book Award, sponsored by the AAA Middle East Section.

Hannah Arnow Awarded Fulbright Student Grant
Anthropology major Hannah Arnow has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student grant for study in Estonia next year
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Alex Blanchette has been selected to co-chair an Advanced Seminar at Santa Fe’s School for Advanced Research
The seminar will meet in Fall 2016 and lead to a book on environmental and labor politics, titled How Nature Works.
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Alex Blanchette awarded the Ciriacy-Wantrup Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of California, Berkeley
This 2015-16 fellowship is for his book in progress, Porkopolis: American Animality, Standardized Life, and the "Factory" Farm.

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News and Events

Spring 2016 Anthropology Events
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Anthropology Majors Week Event
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at Noon
Eaton 302

Jessica Vinegar
Anthropology's Politics: Disciplining the Middle East
March 9, 2016 at 5:30 pm
Crane Room, Paige Hall

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