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Fall 2016 Events

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Anthropology Majors Event
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Noon to 1:15 pm
302 Eaton Hall
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Recent News

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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Deborah Pacini Hernandez has been awarded the Tufts Faculty/Staff Multicultural Service Award.
Awarded by the A&S&E Equal Educational Opportunity Committee.

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.

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