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Minda Martin (Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences, UW Bothell) has completed a documentary film about the civ
Collage of photos from the students in Seattle Upside Down
Students expose layers hidden beneath the city’s wealth through summer research institute.
Gillian Harkins (English) has developed a new graduate seminar based on her work as a 2016
Jordanna Bailkin (History) has a new book with Oxford University Press delving into the history of refugee c
Man stands in front of housing tower.
Anthropologist Darren Byler chronicles artistic culture in Northwest China amid a massive security crackdown.
Campus totem pole, law school building, and new Burke Museum
We are delighted to announce our full funding awards for the 2018-19 academic year.
Mills holding book at lecture
The philosopher speaks as part of a year-long exploration of race and capitalism.
Mother holds the hands of her two children as they walk in Queens
UW graduate students curate films for Seattle’s most diverse high school, discovering a new way to bring their scholarship to public audiences.
Partnership entry on dictionary page, courtesy Medicine Anthropology Theory
The open-access web journal Medicine Anthropology Theory has published a themed issue led by University of Washington faculty examining the notion of “partnership” as it’s used in global health and related fields.
Man stands near rubble in ruined tower
Anthropologist Danny Hoffman photographs urban forms to show how our lives are shaped by the spaces we inhabit.