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Best known for its pioneering role in visual anthropology, USC's Anthropology Department has strong research programs in all four fields of the discipline (i.e., Archaeology, Socio-cultural Anthropology, Linguistics, and Physical Anthropology). 

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Upcoming Events

Anthropology Lecture Series: "Small Fixes: Humanitarian Design in a Broken World”

Professor Peter Redfield (University of North Carolina) presents "Small Fixes: Humanitarian Design in a Broken World," part of a special series of lectures...

2/19 12:30pm
Anthropology Lecture Series: "Impervious: The Walls We Live With in Contemporary America"

Guest lecturer Anand Pandian (Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Johns Hopkins University) visits USC for a special talk, presented...

2/20 12:30pm
World Anthropology Day at USC: Archaeology Breakfast

Swing by the Archaeology Lab to enjoy bagels and coffee with Archaeology Faculty. For any questions, please contact Prof. Ken Seligson:

2/21 8am
World Anthropology Day at USC: Anthropology and Global Studies Club Event

Come by Grace Ford Salvatori Hall for an informal get-together to learn more about the club and the members’ anthropological research.

2/21 11am
World Anthropology Day at USC: Tea with Tok - Posthuman Anthropology

Join Professor Tok Thompson (Associate Professor (Teaching) of Anthropology and Communication) for a mid-morning pick-me-up, along with discussion and an...

2/21 11am

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