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Wenner-Gren Application Workshop with Danilyn Rutherford

  • 5811 South Kenwood Avenue Chicago (map)

The Wenner-Gren Foundation is a key supporter of anthropology worldwide, funding research across the subfields of anthropology. Danilyn Rutherford, the Foundation's president, will offer a workshop designed to help students and faculty navigate the process of getting a Wenner-Gren Foundation grant. There will be plenty of time for questions. Breakfast will be provided.

Danilyn Rutherford is the president of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research. Before joining Wenner-Gren, she was on the faculty at the University of California, Santa Cruz and the University of Chicago. She is the author of three books: Raiding the Land of the Foreigners: The Limits of the Nation on an Indonesian Frontier(Princeton, 2003), Laughing at Leviathan: Sovereignty and Audience in West Papua(Chicago, 2012) and Living in the Stone Age: The Origins of a Colonial Fantasy (Chicago, 2018). She is currently working on ethnographic memoir on disability, subjectivity, and sign use in the United States.

View the Facebook event and Eventbrite here. RSVPs not required, but recommended as seating is limited.