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The Department of Anthropologys Seminar Series

What race is, what it is not and why this is important.

The Department of Anthropology’s Seminar Series,

In connection with Environmental Studies ,we are pleased to announce the upcoming presentation by Professor Agustin Fuentes, University of Notre Dame.

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010
5:00 to 6:00 pm
Kennedy Commons.

Dr. Fuentes is currently a Professor of Anthropology and the Director of the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts at the University of Notre Dame. His research and teaching interests include the evolution of complexity in human and primate societies, cooperation and aggression, race and racism, sex and sexuality, and human-animal interactions.  In this presentation Dr. Fuentes will examine the ways in which race matters, yet remains a misunderstood and complicated part of American life. Drawing on sources from the social and biological sciences

Dr. Fuentes will lay clear what race really is, and importantly, what it is not.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Department of Anthropology

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