Department of Sociology and Anthropology

University of Mississippi
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    Sociology professor, Kirk Johnson.
    Bolivia Field School
    Bolivia Field School program students meet with René Merida, director of the Historical Archives of the Bolivian National Congress.
    Bolivia Field School
    The Center for Archaeological Research hosts a Public Archaeology Day at Rowan Oak, home of William Faulkner, to learn about ongoing excavation of slave quarters dating to the mid-1800s.
    Graduate students Joshua Shiers and Grace Meyers examine rock artifacts from an archaeological site.
    Photo by UM Photographer Kevin Bain
    Jodi Skipper, professor of Anthropology & Southern Studies, named a 2017 Humanities Scholar by the Mississippi Humanities Council.
    Incoming 2017 MA students
    Welcome new Sociology and Anthropology graduate students!
    This Aint' Just...
    Brian Foster writes three features for Anthony Bourdain's "No Reservations" on food, race, and music in Mississippi.