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Fall 2020

ANTH 00000 – NYCEP Seminar in Physical Anthropology

GC:   F, 2:00-4:00 pm, Rm. TBA, 0 credits, Instr. TBA, Dates TBA
Students do not register for this non-credit course but attendance is required for CUNY/NYCEP students.
 
ANTH 00000 – Cultural Anthropology Professional Development Workshop
GC: Day, Time, Rm. TBA, Instr. TBA
Students do not register for this non-credit workshop. Schedule of dates TBA.
 
ANTH 70000 [56106] – Colloquium: Current Topics in Anthropology       
GC:   F. 4:15-6:15 pm, Rm. TBA, 0 credits, Prof. Bianca Williams 
Lecture schedule TBA; colloqs expected to start in October.    
 
ANTH 70600 [56110] – History of Anthropology I
GC:   F. 10:00am - 1:00 pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Kevin Birth 
Course open to GC Level 1 Cultural Anthropology & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students only. 
 
ANTH 70700 [56112] – Intro to Social Theory 
GC: TH. 10:45am – 1:45pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Gary Wilder 
Course open to GC Level 1 Cultural Anthropology & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students only.
 
ANTH 70800 [56115] – Practicum: Readings in Anthropological Theory   
GC: TH. 8:30 – 10:30 am, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Profs. Kevin Birth and Gary Wilder
Course open to GC Level 1 Cultural Anthropology & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students only.
 
ANTH 71400 [56116]- Anthropology of Religion                                                     
GC: TH. 2:00 – 4:00pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Omri Elisha 
 
ANTH 72000 [56117] – Politics and Poetics of Climate Change                              
GC: M. 4:15 – 6:15pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Melissa Checker
Cross listed with EES.
                                                  
ANTH 72100 [56119] – Urban Revolutions                                     
GC: W. 4:15 – 6:15pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Ida Susser             
Cross-listed with WSCP 81000.                                       
 
ANTH 73400 [56121] – Anthropology of Europe
GC: W. 2:00 – 4:00pm Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Gerald Creed                                 
Fulfills area course requirement for students in the Cultural subfield.
 
ANTH 770000 [56122] – Core Course in Linguistic Anthropology
GC: W. 11:45am – 1:45pm*, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Jillian Cavanaugh   
Fulfills Linguistic Anth subfield requirement for students in the Cultural Anth subfield only. 
 
ANTH 79000 [56127] -- Core Course in Evolutionary Morphology     Section 001  
GC: TH. 2:00 – 5:00pm., Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Stephen Chester
NYCEP core course. Open to CUNY-NYCEP students only, OR with instructor’s permission.    
 
ANTH 79000 [56129] --  Core Course in Primate Behavioral Biology   Section 002
GC: M. 2:00 – 5:00pm., Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Larissa Swedell
NYCEP core course. Open to CUNY-NYCEP students only, OR with instructor’s permission.       
 
ANTH 79500 [56132] – Evolutionary Theory                       
GC:  F. 11:00 am -1:00 pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Ryan Raaum  
Open to CUNY-NYCEP students only, OR with instructor’s permission.       
 
ANTH 80600 [56134] – Anthropological Research      
GC:  T. 11:45am – 1:45pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Jeff Maskovsky           
Designed for Level 2 Cultural Anthropology doctoral students who are preparing for Second Exams.
 
ANTH 80700 [56137] – Migration, Labor, and Walls      
GC:  M. 2:00-4:00 pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Ismael Garcia-Colon
 
ANTH 80800 [56139]- Doctoral Dissertation Writing      
GC:  F. 11:45am – 1:45 pm, Rm. TBA, 0 credits, Prof. Julie Skurski
Open to Level 3 Anthropology doctoral students only.    
 
ANTH 81500 [56143]- Anticapitalist Thought & the Politics of Dispossession   
GC: Tues. 4:15-6:15pm, 3 credits, Profs. David Harvey and Christopher Loperena
Cross listed with EES 79903. Seats are limited.
 
ANTH 82000 [56146] Spaces of Security: Infrastructure, Governance, and Affect
GC: F.  11:45am – 1:45pm,  Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Setha Low                    
Cross-listed with PSYC 80103. Seats are limited.
 
ANTH 82300 [56147]  – Proposal Writing Seminar
GC:   T. 2:00 – 4:00 pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Louise Lennihan    
Course open to GC Anthropology doctoral students only.       
   
ANTH 85100 [56153] – History of Archaeological Theory          
GC: W. 11:45am –1:45pm, Rm TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Alexander Bauer
 
ANTH 85200 [56154] – Bronze Age Europe      
GC: T. 2:00 – 4:00 pm, Rm. TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Arthur Bankoff 
 
ANTH 85300 [56156] – Archaeologies of Empire
GC: W. 9:30 – 11:30am, Rm TBA, 3 credits, Prof. Anna Boozer 
 


Spring 2020

ANTH 00000: Teaching Undergraduate Anthropology Workshop

GC: Day/time TBA, Rm. 6402, 0 credits (non-registered), Prof. Christopher Loperena
Required for students with teaching fellowships. Schedule & start date TBA.
 
ANTH 70000: Colloquium: Current Topics in Anthropology       
GC: F. 4:15-6:15 pm, Rm. C415A, 0 credits, Prof. Bianca Williams
Required for 1st and 2nd year Cultural & Linguistic Anthro doctoral students. Lecture schedule TBA
 
ANTH 70200: Core Course in Cultural Anthropology II
GC: F. 10:45am-1:45 pm, Rm. 6421, 3 credits, Prof. Jacqueline N. Brown
Course open to Level 1 Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students. 
 
ANTH 70400: Contemporary Anthropological Theory
GC: TH. 9:30-11:30am, Rm. 6421, 3 credits, Profs. Karen Strassler and Julie Skurski
Course open to Level 1 Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students. 
 
ANTH 70700: Readings in Contemporary Theory 
GC: TH. 11:45am-1:45pm, Rm. 6421, 3 credits, Profs. Karen Strassler and Julie Skurski
Course open to Level 1 Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students. Required for students taking ANTH 70400.
 
ANTH 72300: Ethnography of Space & Place
GC: TH. 11:45am-1:45pm, Rm. 6494, 3 credits, Prof. Setha Low
This section open to Anthropology students only; course is cross-listed with PSY and EES.
 
ANTH 73700: South Asia: Ethnography and History
GC: W. 2:00-4:00pm, Rm. 3305, 3 credits, Prof. Murphy Halliburton
Fulfills area requirement for Cultural Anthropology subfield.
 
ANTH 77200: Narrative & Political Economy
GC: T. 11:45am-1:45pm, Rm. 3212, 3 credits, Prof. Sara Muir
Fulfills Linguistic Anthropology subfield core course requirement.
 
ANTH 78900: Professional Development in Physical Anthropology
GC: F. 2:00-4:00 pm, Rm. C415A, 3 credits, Prof. Andrea Baden
Open to CUNY-NYCEP students only (or by permission of instructor).
 
ANTH 79000 section 001: Evolutionary Morphology
HC: TH. 10:00-1:00pm, Rm. HN 731B, 3 credits, Prof. Christopher Gilbert
NYCEP core course, open to CUNY-NYCEP students only (or by permission of instructor).       
 
ANTH 79000 section 002: Genetics & Human Biology
GC: F. 11:00am-1:00pm, Rm. 3310B, 3 credits, Prof. Ryan Raaum
NYCEP core course, open to CUNY-NYCEP students only (or by permission of instructor).       
 
ANTH 80600: Anthropological Research
GC: W. 11:45-1:45pm, Rm. 3305, 3 credits, Prof. Donald Robotham
Open to Level 2 GC Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology students. Designed for second exam prep.
 
ANTH 80800: Doctoral Dissertation Writing Workshop
GC: F. 11:45am – 1:45pm, Rm. 3310A, 0 credits, Prof. Julie Skurski
Open to Level 3 (ABD) GC Anthropology students for auditing only.
 
ANTH 81200: Critical Agrarian Studies
GC: T. 2:00-4:00pm, Rm. 3310A, 3 credits, Prof. Marc Edelman
 
ANTH 81400: Gender Violence, the State, and Citizen Security
GC: TH. 2:00-4:00pm, Rm. 3308, 3 credits, Prof. Victoria Sanford
This section open to GC Anthropology students only (or by permission of instructor). 
Cross-listed with WSCP 81000.
 
ANTH 81800: Reading the Grundrisse 
GC: T. 6:30-8:30pm, The People’s Forum, 3 credits, Prof. David Harvey  
Cross listed w/EES; seats are very limited. Meets at The People’s Forum, 320 West 37th Street, 1st floor.
See https://peoplesforum.org/ for more info.
 
ANTH 82000: Anthropology of Science
GC: F. 9:30-11:30am, Rm. 3212, 3 credits, Prof. Leo Coleman
 
ANTH 82100: The Ethics and Politics of Care
GC: TH. 4:15-6:15pm, Rm. 3305, 3 credits, Profs. Jeff Maskovsky
 
ANTH 82300: Proposal Writing Seminar
GC: W. 9:30-11:30am, Rm. 6494, 3 credits, Prof. Louise Lennihan
Open to GC Anthropology students only.
 
ANTH 83500: Historical Archaeology
GC: TH. 4:15 -6:15 pm, Rm. 6494, 3 credits, Prof. Kelly Britt
   
ANTH 83600: Ancient Cities
GC: T. 2:00-4:00 pm, Rm. 5382, 3 credits, Prof. Timothy Pugh
 
ANTH 85000: Archaeological Theory
GC: T. 11:45-1:45pm, Rm. 3310A, 3 credits, Prof. Alexander Bauer
Required for students in the Archaeology subfield who have not yet taken the First Exam.