MIT Anthropology News & Events

Erica James

Erica James awarded J-WAFS seed grant

Associate Professor Erica James and Professor Dennis McLaughlin, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering have been awarded 1 of 8 J-WAFS seed grants for their project, "Leverage Points: Opportunities for Increasing Food Production in Developing Countries". More

Erica James

Erica James featured in MIT's newsletter,Spectrum

Associate Professor Erica James' research is featured in the Summer 2015 issue of Spectrum. More

Manduhai Buyandelger

Manduhai Buyandelger interview in Anthropology News

Associate Professor Manduhai Buyandelger was interviewed for the May 20, 2015 issue of the American Anthropological Association's Anthropology News. The interview focuses on her research for the book, Tragic Spirits, which won the 2014 Hsu Book Prize .More

Susan Silbey

Susan Silbey Receives Law and Society Association's Stanton Wheeler Mentorship Award

Goldberg Professor of Humanities, Sociology, and Anthropology Susan Silbey received the 2015 Stanton Wheeler Mentorship Award from the Law and Society Association for her outstanding contributions as a mentor to students of all levels who are working on law and society issues. More

Manduhai Buyandelger

Tragic Spirits makes the Shortlists ICAS Book Prize 2015 (IBP 2015)

Associate Professor Manduhai Buyandelger's book, Tragic Spirits, is on the Shortlists ICAS Book Prize 2015. The International Convention of Asia Scholars has announced the 6 shortlisted books in the social sciences for its biennial award. More

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