Workshop in Ethnography

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Anthropology

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Workshop in Ethnography

Fall 2021

Taught By: Hugh Raffles

Section: AX

CRN: 11234

Credits: 4

This course introduces students to some of the basic techniques of Anthropology as a fieldwork-based discipline. Students will develop and undertake a series of individual and collaborative fieldwork exercises that they will workshop into written ethnography, developing the basic skills used by professional anthropologists. Readings will focus on both practical and ethical issues connected to standard field methodologies. Students should have a concrete research project in mind that they wish to develop during the semester. Before enrolling in this course, they are advised to consult with the instructor to determine the project’s suitability.

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Anthropology (LANT)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 13, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 21, 2021 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 11:42pm 1/20/2022 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 901

Date Range: 8/31/2021 - 12/7/2021