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Wednesday

December 5, 2012
4:07 pm

In letter to New York Times, Danforth takes issue with Saudi book, characterizations

Danforth’s letter is in response to a review of the book On Saudi Arabia by Karen Elliott House.

In letter to New York Times, Danforth takes issue with Saudi book, characterizations

Thursday

July 26, 2012
1:41 pm

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation

The reason firewalkers don’t get burned lies in Loring Danforth’s research.

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation

Monday

June 18, 2012
11:28 am

Anthropologist Lynch ’89 examines one elderly workforce

Caitrin Lynch ’89 is an associate professor of anthropology at Olin College.

Anthropologist Lynch ’89 examines one elderly workforce

Wednesday

March 21, 2012
4:48 pm

Bates presents documentary on societal healing in post-civil-war Sierra Leone

Bates College presents “Fambul Tok,” a documentary depicting a journey of reconciliation in post-conflict Sierra Leone, on March 22.

Bates presents documentary on societal healing in post-civil-war Sierra Leone

Friday

January 13, 2012
4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Monday

December 12, 2011
7:04 pm

Barlow grant supports senior’s Christmas presence in Ecuador

At 6 a.m. Dec. 10, just hours after her last class of the semester, Tiarra Abell ’12 will begin her journey back to Ecuador, where she spent her junior semester.

Barlow grant supports senior’s Christmas presence in Ecuador

Friday

September 23, 2011
4:02 pm

Begim '07 returns to discuss Islamic banking in Kazakhstan

Ainur Begim ’07, now a doctoral candidate in anthropology at Yale, returns to Bates to offer the lecture Finance, Religion and the State in Post-Socialist Kazakhstan at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. in Pettengill Hall’s Room G21.

Wednesday

April 27, 2011
4:38 pm

University of Wisconsin professor visits Bates to discuss African political cartoons

Tejumola Olaniyan, a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, presents the lecture “On Bigness: Wealth, Power and Body Size in African Political Cartoons” at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, in Bates College’s Keck Classroom, Pettengill Hall (G52).

Thursday

February 3, 2011
4:04 pm

Panel, lecture focus on material culture of Wabanaki Indians

A panel discussion and lecture at Bates College on Feb. 11 will focus on the material culture of the Wabanaki people, the Native Americans that include Maine’s Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Micmac and Maliseet tribes.