Department of Anthropology

Visiting Faculty

Maya Dworsky
Maya Dworsky
Lecturer in Anthropology
Office Hours: TR 5:30-6:30 via Zoom (see below)

Expertise: Israel Palestine and the modern Middle East, neo-orientalism and the racialization of childhood, neoliberal militarism, anthropology and science fiction, online ethnography, digital anthropology, state violence and biopolitics, anthropology of the body, assemblages of otherhood

Office hours are via Zoom.

Ariel Ludwig
Ariel Ludwig
Florence Levy Kay Fellow in Machine Learning, Law and Racial Justice
Lecturer in Anthropology, Computer Science, and the Legal Studies Program
781-736-8746 Kutz Hall, 234

Expertise: Mass incarceration, carceral epistemologies, artificial intelligence, health studies, surveillance studies, feminist science studies, abolitionist science studies, philosophy and anthropology of technology, ethnography, creative making and doing

Keridwen Luis
Keridwen Luis
Lecturer in Anthropology and in the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program
781-736-4884 Rabb Graduate Center, Rabb 107

Expertise: Culture theory, women's studies, gender studies, gender theory, nonheternormative sexualities, fandom and fan identity, medical anthropology, anthropology of the body, intentional communities, consciously created culture, folklore and magical practice, personhood, agency, and identity

Ben Schaefer
Ben Schaefer
Lecturer in Anthropology
781-736-8747 Kutz Hall, 233
Office Hours: TF 1-2

Expertise: Bioarchaeology, forensic anthropology, palaeopathology, Andean archaeology and ethnohistory, archaeological hormones, stable isotopes, genomics/epigenetics, mortuary and funerary archaeology, death and dying, ritual violence, warfare, sacrifice, queer theory, social hauntings, archive, feminist science, anthropology of the body, identity, gender/sex

Emily Williamson Ibrahim
Emily Williamson Ibrahim
Lecturer in Anthropology
781-736-2229 Kutz Hall, 209b
Office Hours: M,W 4-5 and by appt (see below)

Expertise: Urban anthropology, West Africa, material worlds, strangerhood, geography, art and design, storytelling, socio-linguistics, Islam, morality and ethics, play and imagination, personhood, emotions, existentialism, phenomenology

Office hours are in person or available via Zoom.