Loring M. Danforth, Chair
Loring M. Danforth
- Charles A. Dana Professor
- Pettengill Hall, Room 163
B.A. Amherst College; Ph.D. Princeton University
Loring M. Danforth, Charles A. Dana Professor of Anthropology, is the author of three books, The Death Rituals of Rural Greece, Firewalking and Religious Healing: The Anastenaria of Greece and the American Firewalking Movement, and The Macedonian Conflict: Ethnic Nationalism in a Transnational World, all published by Princeton University Press. He is presently working on a book with Prof. Riki Van Boeschoten of the University of Thessaly in Greece about the experiences of refugee children from the Greek Civil War.
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