Monthly Archives: November 2019

2018 SPA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDEE: Thomas S. Weisner

Psychological Anthropology is an incredibly rich discipline, and I have been very fortunate to have been a part of our field as my intellectual and personal home, shared with so many wonderful colleagues and students. My graduate experience at Harvard in Social Relations and Anthropology, training by John and Beatrice Whiting, fieldwork in Kenya on ... Read More
 

2019 SPA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDEE: BRADD SHORE

My undergraduate background was in literature, and I discovered anthropology “by accident” through my two years as a Peace Corps volunteer in Samoa where I got to know several anthropologists. After my conversion to the discipline, I did my graduate work in Cultural Anthropology at the University of Chicago in the early 1970s when the ... Read More