A. Lynn Bolles

Katherine DunhamSAR Press PublicationKatherine Dunham: Recovering an Anthropological Legacy, Choreographing Ethnographic FuturesThis book explores Katherine Dunham’s contribution to anthropology and the ongoing relevance of her ideas and methodologies, rejecting the idea that art and academics need to be cleanly separated from each other.
2010, June 6–11
Katherine Dunham and the Anthropology of Dance: Theory, Experiment and Social EngagementAdvanced SeminarKatherine Dunham and the Anthropology of Dance: Theory, Experiment, and Social EngagementPerhaps best known as the first African American to found a major modern dance company, Dunham counted Alvin Ailey, Eartha Kitt, and Marlon Brando among her students.
The Gender of GlobalizationSAR Press PublicationThe Gender of Globalization: Women Navigating Cultural and Economic MarginalitiesAs “globalization” moves rapidly from buzzword to cliché, evaluating the claims of neoliberal capitalism to empower and enrich remains urgently important. The authors in this volume employ feminist, ethnographic methods to examine what free trade and export processing zones, economic liberalization, and currency reform mean to women in Argentina, Sri Lanka, Mexico, Ghana, the United States, India, Jamaica, and many other places.
2005, April 7
Short SeminarWomen and GlobalizationThe participants sought to assess the contributions that feminist anthropology can make toward understanding the process of neoliberal, capitalist globalization.

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