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Fall 2021
ALL COURSES MEET ONLINE, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED. Info subject to change.

ANTH 70000: Colloquium: Current Topics in Anthropology     

GC:   F. 4:15-6:15 pm, 0 credits, Prof. TBA.  NOTE: Lecture schedule TBA

ANTH 70100: History of Cultural Anthropology 1 [HYBRID]
GC:   F. 9:30am - 12:30 pm, 4 credits, Prof. Kevin Birth 
Open to GC Level 1 Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students only, OR by instructor’s permission.  

ANTH 70300: Foundations of Social Theory 

GC:   T. 9:30am - 12:30 pm, 4 credits, Prof. Marc Edelman
Open to GC Level 1 Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology doctoral students only, OR by instructor’s permission.  

ANTH 70700: New Ethnographic Writing on the Middle East [HYBRID]

GC: W. 6:30-8:30pm, 3 credits, Prof. Christa Salamandra
Fulfills area requirement for Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology subfields. This section open to GC Anthropology students only; seats very limited. Crosslisted with MES 72900.

ANTH 71300: Carceral Regimes of Detention, Imprisonment, and Disappearance
GC: W. 11:45am – 1:45pm, 3 credits, Prof. Victoria Sanford    

ANTH 71700: Nature, Culture, Politics: Social Theory and Environmental Problems 
GC: M. 4:15 – 6:15pm, 3 credits, Prof. Melissa Checker      Cross listed with PSYC 79102 and EES 
          
ANTH 72900: An Abolitionist Anthropology of the United States [HYBRID]  

GC: TH. 9:30 – 11:30am, 3 credits, Prof. Jeff Maskovsky
Fulfills area requirement for Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology subfields.

ANTH 73900: Race and the Middle East 
GC: TH. 2:00 – 4:00pm, 3 credits, Profs. Mandana Limbert and Kristina Richardson
Fulfills area requirement for Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology subfields. Cross listed with HIST 725 & MES; seats limited.

ANTH 78400: Linguistic Anthropology and Cultural Anthropology
GC: M.  2:00 - 4:00pm, 4 credits, Prof. Diane Riskedahl
Fulfills 4-field requirement for GC Archaeology and Biological (Physical) Anthropology subfields.

ANTH 78900 – Professional Development in Physical Anthropology 
GC: F. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm., 4 credits, Prof. Andrea Baden  
Open only to CUNY-NYCEP students, OR with instructor’s permission.

ANTH 79100: Integrative Paleoanthropology 
GC: TH. 10:00 am -1:00 pm., 3 credits, Prof. William Harcourt-Smith
Open only to CUNY-NYCEP students, OR with instructor’s permission.    

ANTH 79800: Quantitative Methods in Physical Anthropology [IN PERSON]

GC: F. 10:00 am -1:00 pm., 4 credits, Prof. Ryan Raaum
Open only to CUNY-NYCEP students, OR with instructor’s permission. 

ANTH 80600 – Anthropological Research [HYBRID]  
GC:  F. 11:45am-1:45pm, 4 credits, Prof.  Julie Skurski            
Designed for Anthropology doctoral students engaged in 2nd Exam prep and/or research project development. 

ANTH 80800 - Doctoral Dissertation Writing       
GC:  F. 11:45am – 1:45 pm, 0 credits [audit], Prof. Christopher Loperena
Open to Level 3 Anthropology doctoral students, audit only.     

ANTH 81000: Life Histories: Articulation of "Self" (and Other)
GC: W.  2:00-4:00pm, 3 credits, Prof. Vincent Crapanzano                     
Cross-listed with Comp Lit 80100.

ANTH 81400 – Medicine, Politics, and Speculative Futures [HYBRID]
GC: T.  4:15pm – 6:15pm, 3 credits, Prof. Miriam Ticktin                     

ANTH 81600: Racial Capitalism 
GC: TH.  11:45am – 1:45 pm, 3 credits, Prof. Gary Wilder     
Cross listed with EES 79903.      

ANTH 81700: Political Economy of the Present
GC: M. 4:15pm – 6:15pm, 3 credits, Profs. David Harvey and Donald Robotham
Cross listed with EES 79903.

ANTH 82200: COVID City
GC:   TH. 11:45am-1:45 pm, 3 credits, Prof. Setha Low  [HYBRID] 
This section open to GC Anthropology doctoral students only.  Crosslisted with PSYCH 80103 & EES 79903.  

ANTH 82300: Proposal Writing Seminar
GC:   T. 2:00 – 4:00 pm, 4 credits, Prof. Louise Lennihan     
Open to GC Anthropology doctoral students only.     
    
ANTH 83700:  Archaeological Ethics and Practice 
GC: W. 9:30-11:30am, 3 credits, Prof. Anna Boozer

ANTH 83800:  Archaeology of Food and Drink
GC: W. 11:45 am -1:45 pm., 3 credits, Prof. Cameron McNeil 

ANTH 87600: Language in Late Capitalism [HYBRID]
GC: T. 11:45 am -1:45 pm , 3 credits, Prof. Jose del Valle
This section open to Anthro students only; cross-listed with SPAN 80000 [LAILaC] and LING 79100.