PhD candidate Marcel LaFlamme has been awarded the Society for the Anthropology of Work's annual Eric R. Wolf prize for his essay, "Profession as Timekeeping Device: Career Trajectories in (and out of) Unmanned Aviation."¬†
PhD candidate Eliza Williamson has been given the¬†Association for Feminist Anthropology‚Äôs annual Dissertation Award for her dissertation proposal, "Birth in Crisis: Public Policy and the Humanization of Childbirth in Brazil." Williamson
The EcoFem workshop was co-hosted by CENHS and CSWGS (Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality) and featured guest scholars:¬†Greta Gaard¬†(University of Wisconsin River Falls),¬†
Professor Andrea Ballestero publishes article, "Capacity as Aggregation: Promises, Water and a Form of Collective Care in Northeast Brazil" in the Cambridge Journal of Anthropology.
The Social Analytics Faculty group in the Center¬†for Energy & Environmental Research in the Human Sciences hosted a workshop, On Waste, on Friday, February 4th 2017.
Zo√ę Wool, assistant professor of anthropology, has been awarded a two year Rice InterDisciplinary Excellence Award (IDEA) grant for a project with Dr.
PhD candidate¬†Maureen Haver wins the graduate prize for a work of speculative fiction, ‚ÄúNew Eden,‚ÄĚ a haunting portrait of human/nonhuman relations in a dystopian future following environmental catastrophe.