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Bard College

Program Overview

What is Anthropology?
Anthropology is the study of people and cultural difference both past and present.  Anthropology is a holistic field that uses the wide variety of human expression and practices around the globe as its source of data.  The central feature of Anthropology is ethnography and fieldwork, which entails the study of how people make meaning from the world around them.

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News & Events ::

Security Society in Gaza: Police Encounters under Egyptian Rule
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Olin, Room 102

Special Screening of Edward S. Curtis's Landmark Silent Film
"In the Land of the Head Hunters" (1914)

Thursday, March 3, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Ottaway Theater (Avery)

Recent Events ::

Remains of an American Dreamworld
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium

Angela Daley
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Olin LC 118

Andy Barenberg
Monday, January 11, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Olin LC 118

Effervescent Publics: Ancestral Liberation and Pollution in a Digital Age
Thursday, December 3, 2015
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium


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