(l. to r.) GC doctoral student Megan Hicks, Icelandic archaeologist Thora Petursdottir, and GC doctoral student Reaksha Persaud excavate a deeply stratified site at Skutustadir in North Iceland in 2010. Photo by Tom McGovern.
Doctoral faculty and graduate students in archaeology in the GC Anthropology Program have collaborated with an international team of geneticists and biologists in a study of the arctic fox in... Read more
Four Graduate Center doctoral students are among ninety-seven scholars selected nationwide for 2012 Ford Foundation Fellowships in Predoctoral and Dissertation competitions.
Among thirty-seven... Read more
Two members of the GC’s anthropology faculty, Gerald Creed (Prof., Hunter/GC), executive officer of the program, and Katherine Verdery (Julian J. Studley Faculty Scholar and Dist. Prof., GC)... Read more
Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution
Peasants under Siege: The Collectivization of Romanian Agriculture, 1949–1962
(Princeton University Press, 2011)
Community Art: An Anthropological Perspective
Jonathan Stillo is a doctoral candidate and medical anthropologist whose dissertation research, which began in 2006, took him to Romania, where he lives among and documents the lives of chronic... Read more
Setha Low (Prof., GC, Anthropology) will direct a “Working Group on Public Space and Diversity” with Darshan Vigneswaran (Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute), for which the Max Planck... Read more
Alfred Rosenberger (Prof., Brooklyn, Anthropology, Earth and Environmental Sciences) and his research team discovered the skeleton of a possibly extinct crocodile, among several other fossil... Read more
Karen Strassler (Asst. Prof., Queens, Anthropology) has been awarded this year’s Gregory Bateson Prize by the Society for Cultural Anthropology for her book Refracted Visions: Popular... Read more