16:070:507 Psychological Anthropology

3 credits

Course Description: This course explores conceptions of subject, self and selfhood comparatively in anthropology, popular culture and psychoanalysis. The course may examine questions such as, How is a self formed? Under what conditions can a self change? What is the self’s relationship to the person, the digital and the virtual?


Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Office Hours virtual, by appointment

Graduate Director
Erin Vogel
Office Hours virtual, Monday 2:30-4, by appointment

Graduate Assistant
Safiena Salaman