01:070:417 Writing Ethnography

3 credits

Course Description: Reviews recent and current debates on ethnography as a literary form.  Students improve their own writing through in-class editing as well as assignments edited by peers and the instructor.  Ideal for students planning or beginning honors theses or other independent projects.  Prerequisite: 6 credits of upper-level anthropology courses or permission of instructor.

Meets Core Curriculum Requirement: WCR or WCD

Most Recent Syllabus
pdf 417 Purcell spring 2020 (91 KB)



Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
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Fall 22 Office Hrs.

Monday 5:30-6:30 pm, BIO-209A Tuesday 1-2 pm virtual or apptmt

Undergraduate Director
Robert S. Scott
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Office Hours: Mondays 2:00-3:30 pm or by arrangement

Undergraduate Assistant
Maydelle Romero
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Available by email M-F 9-5; In office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday