Anthropology Forum

Videos of past anthropology forums can be viewed online - Click Here.

During Fall and Spring Semester, Every Thursday at 4:00pm, located in Ayres 120.

These lectures are free and open to the public.




February 2

Dr. Arno Rethans

Together We Will Transform Tomorrow
February 9
Dr. Carly Whelan Bringing It All Back Home: An Economic Analysis of Acorn Journeys in Proto-Historic Eastern California
February 16

Mr. Ivan Senock and Mr. Alexander Ryll

You Go Home, But Us, We Stay Here: Immigration Policy and Narrative in Morocco and Spain
February 23

Dr. Brian Brazeal

Ruby Miners of Mozambique: Questions of History and Method
March 2
Dr. Eric Bartelink, Dr. Beth Shook, and Dwight Simons

The Forgotten Cemetery: Using Bioarchaeology to Reconstruct Past Lives in a Nevada Ghost Town

March 9

Dr. Sara Cooper

Cuba and the US in a Sandbox: Tit for Tat in the Cuban Funny Papers
March 16
No Forum - Spring Break
March 23

Mr. David Linville

Public Wealth or Private Property: Water and Politics in the Sacramento Valley
March 30

Ms. Alex Perrone, Dr. Colleen Milligan, Dr. P. Willey, and Dr. Eric Bartelink

The Body in the Basement: Adventures in Forensic Anthropology Field Recovery with the Human ID Lab

April 6

Dr. Jesse Dizard

Racism and Reconciliation: Prolegomena to a Future Rough Cut

April 13
Dr. William Nitzky

Preserving Ethnic Villages: Ecomuseum Development in China

April 20

Ms. Melody Yeager

Life at a Crossroads: Documenting Change in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Nayarit Mexico
April 27

Dr. Matthew J. Stone

What Makes a Food or Drink Travel Experience Memorable?

May 4

Dr. Eric Wohlgemuth


May 11

Students in Visual Anthropology

Visual Anthropology Student Movies