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John W. Pulis

Associate Professor of Anthropology


Degrees

PHD, 1990, New Schl/Eugene Lang Coll; MA, 1979, New Schl/Eugene Lang Coll; BA, 1972, SUNY Stony Brook Univ


Bio

I am a cultural anthropologist/ethnohistorian who conducts both ethnographic and archival research in the West Indies, the African diaspora, and the formation of creole and post-colonial societies.


Teaching Interests

Anthropology; Ethnohistory; Social/Cultural Evolution; Cultural Diversity; Visual Anthropology; Anthropological Theory

Research Interests

Caribbean; Religion and religious movements; Ethnography; Ethnomusicology; Commodities and Globalization.

Recent Courses Taught

Course Title Level
ANTH 003 (BH, CC) CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY Undergraduate
ANTH 004 (BH, CC) WORLD CULTURES Undergraduate
ANTH 014S (BH, CC) EXP CULTURE THRU FILM Undergraduate
ANTH 105 (BH) LATIN AMERICAN CULTURES Undergraduate
ANTH 151 INDEPENDENT STDY: RDGS IN ANTH Undergraduate
ANTH 188I EMPIRE STRIKES BACK:REGGAE&POL Undergraduate
ANTH 191 RSRCH SEM IN ANTHROPOLOGY Undergraduate
HUHC 012 (BH) C&E SPR SOCIAL SCIENCES Undergraduate
HUHC 020F SOUNDSCAPES: MUSIC IN 3RD WRLD Undergraduate
LACS 015F (CC, IS) LAT AMER ANTHROPOLOGY Undergraduate
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