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As one of SF State's original departments, Anthropology has established a rich and deep tradition of preparing students not only for doctoral work and careers in the nation’s major centers of anthropological study but also for leading positions at every level of society.


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Peter Biella to give keynote lecture at the World Film Festival

Peter Biella, Professor of Visual Anthropology, has been invited to give a keynote lecture about his work at the opening session of the World Film Festival in Tartu, Estonia in the Estonian Nationa

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Biopower with Socialist Characteristics: Poverty and Welfare in Post-Transition Vietnam.

Associate Professor Martha Lincoln presented at the Vietnam Update annual conference: The Politics of Life.