News from alumni of the centre

December 2011:

With Istvan Praet, alumnus Paolo Fortis has published CAS' most recent volume of occasional papers.

June 2011:

In June the Centre received a visit from alumnus George Stewart Macintosh (Mlitt 1971, PhD 1978); he has retired after a career of teaching anthropology and undertaking mission work in, inter alia, Bolivia and Canada. He kindly donated a number of Quechua and other texts to our teaching collection.

Giovanna Bacchidu is now a full-time lecturer at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago.

Paolo Fortis' book manuscript (based on his PhD research with the Cuna) has been accepted by the University of Texas Press.

Former PhD student Margharita Margiotti is now a Teaching Fellow at the University of Bristol.

Meanwhile, Conrad Feather is working for the Rainforest Foundation.

Current research student, Moises Lino e Silva, has been offered a visiting fellowship at Harvard.

Centre alumnus Stacy Hope has been working as a consultant for 'Kenyans for Kenya.'

 

 

For further information, please contact:

Centre for Amerindian, Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Department of Social Anthropology
School of Philosophical, Anthropological & Film Studies
University of St Andrews
71 North Street
St Andrews, Fife
KY16 9AL Scotland, UK

Email: amerindian@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)1334 462986/2977

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