'Narrative Objects' film at the British Museum'Narrative Objects' film at the British Museum In August 2016 an exciting intergenerational arts project was held at the British Museum in connection with the Department of Anthropology's AHRC 'Narrative Objects' project.
Prize-winning essay publishedPrize-winning essay published Gioia Barnbrook won the Animals and Society ASI-WAS Undergraduate Paper Prize in Human-Animal Studies in 2013 for her essay completed while she was an undergraduate student in the Department of Anthropology. She returned to the Department shortly afterwards to begin a PhD, and her prize-winning essay has now been published...
Caring in movement, knowing with breathCaring in movement, knowing with breath An experimental residency exploring wellbeing through knowledge practices and contemplative practices
Graduate students lead 'energy' special issueGraduate students lead 'energy' special issue Anthropology PhD Graduate Louise Senior was at the helm of a recently-published special issue of the journal Anthropology Today, along with her colleague Heid Jerstad (University of Edinburgh). The issue is called 'Energy on a Human Scale'. It also features Marc Higgin, PhD student and Research Fellow in the Department...
PhD student wins essay prizePhD student wins essay prize Congratulations to Anthropology PhD student Anna Kuprian, who has been awarded the Magnus Magnusson essay prize by the Scottish Society for Northern Studies. Anna's essay is entitled ''Negotiating contested landscapes: the lupin controversy in Iceland' and will be published in the journal Northern Studies in late 2017.
Congrats to the 2016 Graduates!Congrats to the 2016 Graduates! The 2016 class of Anthropology students graduated on Thursday 16 July. A bumper crop of nearly 50 single and joint honours students took part in the ceremony at King's College, along with their guests and members of staff from the Department.
Film-maker receives major awardFilm-maker receives major award Anthropology PhD student and film-maker Christine Moderbacher has received a major award from the Austrian Film Commission and national television in Austria to make a feature length cinema documentary.
Anthropology Scotland DayAnthropology Scotland Day Anthropologists across Scotland are coming together to showcase their subject for S4-S6 school pupils. The event will take place at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh on Friday 10 June from 10am-3pm.
New exhibition: 'Rediscovering Stories: Student Encounters with Museum Collections'New exhibition: 'Rediscovering Stories: Student Encounters with Museum Collections' An exhibition curated by students on the 4th year course 'Anthropology, Museums, and Society' has just opened in the University Office. 'Rediscovering Stories: Student Encounters with Museum Collections' takes as its focus items gifted by graduates and friends of the University over the last two centuries. Students undertook archival...
Anthropology Alumna Rows to VictoryAnthropology Alumna Rows to Victory Elo Luik, who graduated with first class Honours in Anthropology, was part of the successful Oxford University Women's rowing team who convincingly beat Cambridge University in this year's Women's Boat Race.
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