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Centennial Symposium on Franz Boas at Yale University

Two dozen scholars will gather September 15-17 at Yale University to rediscover Franz Boas, the so-called “Father of American anthropology,” and investigate the role of encounters between peoples in the development of our global society, the influence of Boas and his circle upon American modernity, and the impact of indigenous thought upon the revitalization of democracy.

Posted: August 30, 2011
Tagged: Meetings, Conferences, Symposia