Stone (Sociology) Public Lecture & Panel on Sex Work

Invisible Women: Unveiling Sex Work in Huntington “Invisible Women: Unveiling Sex Work in Huntington” brought prostitution in Huntington to light during a panel discussion Wednesday night on campus. Panelist Maggie Stone, a professor in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology, … Continued

Hoey (Anthropology) Speaks about #SAS2016WV

Taylor Poling of The Parthenon at Marshall University does great on Brian Hoey’s commitment to anthropology, the Marshall-Huntington community, and preparations for a conference to showcase this commitment in April 2016. Parthenon article on Dr. Hoey Parthenon article on Dr. … Continued

One Room, One World Exhibit

  A SHOWCASE OF THE MARSHALL UNIVERSITY ETHNOGRAPHIC COLLECTION                                     BIRKE ART GALLERY in SMITH HALL November 9 to December 4, 2015                             Monday through Friday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm   OPEN RECEPTION Friday, November 13, 2015 5:00 pm TO … Continued

Fondren (Sociology) NEW BOOK

Dr. Kristi Fondren’s new book (Rutgers U Press, 2015) featured in a Boston Globe article.

CFP – Southern Anthropological Society, April 2016

The Southern Anthropological Society’s 51st Annual Meeting will be held in Huntington, West Virginia on April 07-09, 2016.  The Call for Proposals is out with a wide welcome to everyone who wishes to speak to the conference theme of “Reinventing … Continued

Speech, Power and Social Justice (Conley)

The AAA Committee for Human Rights Task Group and the Society for Linguistic Anthropology Committee on Language & Social Justice is committed to collaborating with one another to provide a unique, linguistic anthropological perspective on relevant issues of the day. … Continued

This is Anthropology

What to see examples of what anthropologists are up to in their everyday work? Looking for an anthropologist near you? Check out the “This is Anthropology” website from the American Anthropological Association.

Hoey (Anthropology) NEW BOOK

Do you get told what the good life is, or do you figure it out for yourself? Posed by a middle-aged lifestyle migrant who left a corporate career, this question invokes the theme of Opting for Elsewhere that emerges from … Continued